Part of our assortment of bento boxes

Choosing the best bento box for kids school lunches

Thinking about getting a bento box to use for your children’s lunches? Here’s how we thought about the different kids bento box type options and what we chose. We liked the concept of a bento box because of the  limited time for lunch at school, the opportunity for portion control, and the ease of use, and…

Summer camp stock photo from Foter

Greater Boston area summer day camps – general camps vs. specialty camps, details, costs, dates, etc.

This post is for my fellow Boston-area and Greater Metrowest parents who are looking at summer day camps for their children. Yes, it’s the beginning of January but some camps already have registration open, or will have it open in the next week, while others don’t even have their schedules out yet. Add to that…

Hanna Andersson store photo

Photos: Hanna Andersson $10 sale – in store photos to show what’s on sale / left

I posted earlier earliabout Hanna Andersson‘s $10 sale, today in-stores only, that includes pretty much everything that had been on sale already, so about 2/3 of the store! Here are lots of photos I just took so you can get a sense of what it’s like and if it’s worth going in. Hanna is also having an…

New Chrome App Helps Women Stop Saying “Just” and “Sorry” in Emails

“Tami Reiss has a New Year’s resolution, and Gmail will help her keep it. With her company’s new Chrome browser extension, Reiss has put a bull’s-eye on the on the tempering words and phrases—just, I think, sorry—that clutter up her emails, undermine her authority, and dilute her leadership capacity.” Source: New Chrome App Helps Women Stop…

Halloween costumes – make or buy?! Easy (make) and inexpensive (buy) options – share what your kids will be!

Ah, Halloween. . . arriving next weekend. Are you making or buying your child’s costume this year? Here’s a guide if you need inspiration for either: (1) make: some cute and easy costumes to create yourself or by your child (no sewing) and (2) buy: costumes on sale from around the web, including a bunch…