Get Your Tickets to the Big Apple Circus Boston

Big Apple Circus Boston

We had such an amazing night last night at the Big Apple Circus. We found this year’s acts to be far more entertaining than last year’s and the circus held the attention of all the Stow kids from start to finish. Little Andrew could not get enough, so if you’re asking yourself whether or not […]

Get Your Free Red Sox Tickets

How to Get Free Red Sox Tickets 2015

Listen up, friends. This is good stuff. I’m letting you in on HUGE news from the Red Sox Box Office. The Boston Red Sox are “Calling All Kids” to the home game of their choice this year with Mom and Dad. The Red Sox are giving away 25,000 free tickets to kids! Read on to find […]

Discovering Multiculturalism with Cultural Care Au Pair

Cultural Care Au Pair

Looking for a fun event that will foster opportunities for muliticultural learning? Cultural Care Au Pair is hosting a totally awesome FREE event this weekend that will provide hands-on learning and cultural experiences for your little ones in Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA. What: 2015 North Shore World’s Fair When: March 28, 2015 from 12-2 p.m. Where: Manchester Community Center 40 Beach Street Manchester-by-the-Sea, […]

Big Apple Circus Boston {Giveaway}

Big Apple Circus Boston

It’s that time of year again, the Big Apple Circus is coming to Boston at the end of the month! It’s truly one of our favorite events in Boston because of all the fun. It’s an easy in and out to the City on the weekend, the show is the perfect length and everyone has […]

Bundles of Fun at Hotel Commonwealth

Hotel Commonwealth Kenmore Square Boston

It’s February vacation week and we’re going stir crazy. We should be on our way some place warm and sunny, but we’re not. Instead, we’re house bound under monstrous snow drifts. It’s been the snowiest winter any of us can remember and we all need a break. Like many of you, we just need a […]

38 Things You Might Not Know About Me

Annie Skydiving in Australia

I don’t have a middle name from birth. I was just Anne. When I got married, I took Connelley as my middle name. I did my student teaching at an all boys school in Sydney, Australia. I’ve never been horseback riding. I met Jerry Springer and Wyclef once. On spring break. In Jamaica. I’m a […]

On Becoming A Dance Mom

Dance America Competition

Holy heck, it’s over. It was tiring, but it was also memorable and way fun. As I type this, Emily is still dancing her heart out at the Dance Olympus workshop with the folks that put on the competition yesterday in Brockton. She gets to spend the day with their  instructors learning new choreography and improving […]

Spring Training Is Just Around the Corner

Today Only - no fees on your Red Sox Tickets for the 2015 season!

Today in Boston marks the coldest day it has been in four years. In fact, some schools have even closed up shop and told students and teachers to hunker down and stay warm at home. Our kids, however, did have school and it was a blustery negative 3 degrees out there this morning. Thank goodness […]

January Photo Challenge

Are you up for a daily photography challenge in 2015? Join the fun on social media, share your photos, meet new friends! #photos2015

With a new year on the horizon, hopes and dreams for a fresh start at just about anything are more than welcome thoughts around here. Whether it’s a goal to be a better wife, mother, sister, blogger or friend, most of us welcome a new challenge to do something better. Every new year I set […]

Millis Wonderland Christmas Display

Millis Wonderland Display of Lights

Headed out to catch one last glimpse of Millis Wonderland in its final year? Yikes! Be prepared for a very long line of cars waiting to reach the property. We went last night on a school night, left Foxboro at 7pm after dance and did not get home until after 10pm. We waited 90 minutes […]