Nutcracker Boston!

The Nutcracker Boston

Tonight marks a very big night for Emily and me. We are having a girls’ night out and we’re hitting up the Boston Opera House to see the opening night production of The Nutcracker! I haven’t been to the Nutcracker in years – I actually can’t even remember the last time I went to any ballet! […]

Lemonhead Candy Package

Lemonhead Candy giveaway

You want this, trust me! Introduce your family to the Lemonhead! Can you believe these candies have been around since 1962? This year, the brand got a whole new look and the Lemonhead Gummies get their debut! You know you want to try them, right? I had no idea all these fancy varieties were available […]

Sage Spoonfuls Giveaway

Sage Spoonfuls

Whether you’re expecting, a new mom, or have lots of littles running around the house, you’ll want to check out Sage Spoonfuls for creating the most nutritious and organic meals for your babies! Andrew Stow is now 13 months old, and we’re still using Sage Spoonfuls to cook up fruits and vegetables for him! We […]

Gerber Foods Now Available at Save-A-Lot

Save-A-Lot

How do you get your little one to open wide at meal time? For Andrew, it can sometimes be very difficult to land that first bite! We know he’s hungry and he sees that food coming, but sometimes he shakes his head and swats it away! Sometimes however, it’s the simple tune of “The Wheels […]

Big Hero 6: A Day at the Movies

Stow Kids at Big Hero 6

I took the three big kids out for a special trip to the movies on Saturday.  When we asked them what they wanted to see, it was unanimous that Big Hero 6 was the coolest one playing.  “We’ve seen spoiler videos, but we won’t ruin it for you,” they said.  There was an early showtime […]

Top Thanksgiving Picture Books for Kids

Best Thanksgiving Picture Books

I am excited to showcase five brand new picture books that tie in nicely with Thanksgiving! Kids of all ages will enjoy these new titles from Candlewick Press! They’d be a perfect addition to any classroom library or home library! Let’s give thanks for new books! I hope you enjoy this list! The Great Thanksgiving […]

Annie is Coming to Citi Wang Theatre Boston

Annie comes to Boston

We know the word is out on the street; everyone is talking about it. Annie, Daddy Warbucks and Miss Hannigan are all coming to Boston next Wednesday, November 5, and the show will be running for just two short weeks at the Citi Wang Theatre in Boston. You can even watch some clips from the […]

Tips for Back to School Hustle and Bustle

Back to School McDonald's

Honestly, I can’t get over how busy we are now that September is here and school is back in session. I’ve come to fully realize that the kids really do need us more as they get older – with all the shuffling from school to after school activiities, each day is jam packed. The days […]

Great Wolf Lodge October Howl-O-Ween Fun

Great Wolf Lodge Howl-o-ween Review and Giveaway

Last weekend, the entire Stow clan got to experience yet another amazing overnight stay at Great Wolf Lodge New England. So even though Emily and I missed out on all the amazing “howliday” festivities on Friday night (she’s a committed dance team member now), the Stow boys were able to get there on time to […]

10 Reasons to Shop Shoebuy.com for Fall Fashions

Shoebuy Fall Trends

Who KNEW Shoebuy.com was so much more than shoes? I had the pleasure of meeting the Shoebuy team last week at a pedicure event at Smudge Nail Bar in Newton. Let me tell ya, that pedicure was much needed by this mama bear since it was the first one since my broken foot! Seriously? Seriously. […]