Now that I’m out of the blissful sleeplessness of the newborn phase with my second son, I can’t help but think back to when I had my first son a few years ago. We had relocated to Somerville when I was about 7 months pregnant with Sumner, and it was an exciting—but also a bit […]
Every year, we learn more about the ins and outs of good parenting. To be brief: It’s a tough job, and many people often face it with limited resources and support. That’s where Parenting Journey in Somerville and the Cambridge Center for Families come in. They help teach parents good parenting skills and provide them […]
When we first sat down with area parents to talk about the challenges of raising Generation Z, we were thinking about all the factors that might give them anxiety: finding the right school, living in a good neighborhood, giving their children access to the best pediatric care—the kinds of things that influence your decision to live […]
Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and if you and your mother figure are lucky enough to be spending it in Somerville, we have the skinny on ways to do it right.
I know, I know: How can we talk about summer when there’s still snow on the ground? But this isn’t an April Fools’ joke. There may be a little bit more snow in the forecast for next week, but it is officially April, meaning that it’s time for many area youths to start thinking about their summer jobs. City Hall […]
Everything really is awesome: Hot on the heels of the news that “the Lego Movie” sequel has a title and a director, Merlin Entertainments announced yesterday that Assembly Row’s LEGOLAND is debuting a 4D film based on the movie sometime in 2015. LEGOLAND isn’t screening the full-length version of the film—instead, this will be a be a brand new […]