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Ask A Boston Expert: After-School Activity Ideas

Long-time educator Debra Stone, former Vice Principal of Marshfield’s Furnace Brook Middle School, offers up her top five after-school activities for kids and just what makes them so great.

01/30/2015

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Boston Area’s Best Martial Arts Classes For Kids

One fun way for the whole family to get in shape in 2015 is by learning martial arts.

01/23/2015

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Valentine’s Day Arts And Crafts To Make With Kids

Work together with your child to create homemade gifts for others.

01/18/2015

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Best Ways To Be Disaster-Ready In Boston

Boston sits on a coast that is prone to bad storms. While an occasional tornado or small earthquake have been known to strike, hurricanes and blizzards are clearly the most common.

01/16/2015

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Acre-Sized Ice Castle Opens In New Hampshire

The castle is one of just four in the country, including archways, tunnels an ice slide and glacial waterfalls that are lit up at night.

01/10/2015

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Boston’s Best Fitness Classes

Boston is one of the healthiest cities in the United States, so it’s no wonder that there are tons of options when it comes to fitness classes. There are dance classes, cycling studios, yoga sessions and bootcamps galore all over the city.

01/09/2015

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Best Family Photographers In Boston

There are some fantastic professional photography studios in the Boston area that will solve all of your family portrait woes.

01/02/2015

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Boston’s Best Places For Ice Skating

Lace up those skates – there are great places to glide along the ice all over Boston.

12/26/2014

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Best Neighborhoods With Holiday Lights In The Boston Area

The only good thing about the winter darkness is holiday lights! Here is a breakdown of the neighborhoods in or near Boston with the best lighting displays.

12/19/2014

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Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree North Of Boston

Get in touch with your inner lumberjack this Christmas and chop down your own tree.

12/12/2014

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A cane corso waits to compete in the Westminster Dog Show on February 11, 2014 in New York City. The annual dog show has been showcasing the best dogs from around world for the last two days in New York. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

“Sky” the Wire Fox Terrier was the winner of the 2014 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

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Best Winter And Holiday Activities

We have brainstormed the best winter activities to keep you entertained.

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Best Halloween Costume Ideas

View our best Halloween costume ideas for babies, kids and adults.

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