Apple picking season is in full swing around MetroWest Boston. Freshly picked apples, cider donuts, and apple cider are among the many wonderful treats to enjoy while visiting nearby farms. Plan your perfect farm visit from our list of top orchards to explore.
All the details you need to plan a memorable family trip to this beautiful European destination.
A visit to The Crane Estate at Castle Hill in Ipswich Massachusetts is a great way to spend the day! Here are some of the top activities on the Estate.
Whether hosting a back yard BBQ or enjoying a quiet evening on the back porch, summer is the perfect time for a refreshing cocktail. One of my go-to creations is a simple yet elegant Gin & Tonic. A kid friendly cocktail is also a fun addition to summer gatherings. We love to dress up sparkling water and or juice with special garnishes for the kiddos.
A trip to the Tower Hill Botanic Garden is a family must do this summer! Walking through the expansive gardens and trails are simply magical. There’s so many wonderful sights to take in while you’re visiting.
Lots of fun festivities Thursday July 4th! Here’s a list of local events happening on Independence Day.
Meet Katherine! She’s a Concord native and now mom to two children who also owns the Concord Animal Hospital along with her husband. She shares great advise for moms, favorite spots around town, and what’s next for Concord Animal Hospital.
Lots of great spots around MetroWest Boston to enjoy fireworks. Our personal favorite is Fruitlands Museum where there’s live music and spectacular fireworks! We like to pack a picnic dinner and meet up with friends. You’ll often see kids dancing the night away in front of the stage on the beautiful lawn overlooking the mountains!
Looking for fun things to do this summer? Checkout this awesome list of activities!
Meet Jen: A Local Mom Who’s Found Success Hosting an Au Pair for her Family via Cultural Care Au Pair
Jen is originally from Cape Cod and currently lives outside of Boston, where she works in financial services. Jen and her husband, Greg, are proud parents to their six year old son, Matthew, and their three year old twins, Julia and Ryan. They are also proud to be host parents to their beloved Mexican au pair, Kari, who they found through Cultural Care Au Pair.
The Local Mom’s Network asked moms across the country for their favorite beach books. Here are some must-reads this summer.
Come June, strawberry picking is a fun activity for the whole family to enjoy in Massachusetts. It’s fun, great exercise, and you can’t get any fresher than U-Pick/Pick-Your-Own! Strawberry picking generally starts beginning to mid-June and ends mid-July.
From day hikes to weekend getaways and vacations away, we enjoy filling our time making great memories through unique travel adventures. Vermont is one of those special spots for our family. There’s something to do every season of the year!
Meet Julia, a mom and former New England Patriots cheerleader from Concord who brings her passion for dance and healthy living to life through her boutique fitness studios; Modern Barre with locations in West Acton, Chestnut Hill, and Brighton!
Meet Lucie, who is the mom behind The Slumber Squad. Base in Stow Massachusetts, Lucie offers everything your child needs for a fanciful and fun sleepover with a variety of fabulous themes perfect for girls and boys!
Raising backyard hens is fun for the whole family! Here are some helpful tips on getting started and recommendations on where to buy supplies for your flock of backyard hens.
Have a free day, and looking for something to do with your littles closeby? There’s tons to do right around the corner in Concord, MA.
Getting kids involved in gardening is fun for the whole family! Now that spring is well underway, this is a great time to grab your garden supplies at your favorite local nursery.
Why you should encourage your child to play more than one sport, from the experts at ESF Camps.
Chef Anna Francese Gass, a longtime contributor for The Local Moms Network, has a new book coming out April 23 and it’s available for pre-sale now!