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All this cold New England weather doesn’t stop Mass Audubon from hosting family friendly activities that are as fun as they are educational.  Check out what’s going on in the North River Sanctuary this month, and throughout the winter!  {keep reading…}


Looking for last minute holiday gift ideas? The Raynham Flea Market has over 600 booths, each with fun holiday finds for your friends, colleagues and family!

For the little ones in your life:|
There are an abundance of great toys, books and stuffed animals for the little loves of your life. From a Thomas & Friends lunch box to crayons, stuffed animals and cute personalized bibs and art work, the variety of stocking stuffers and toys to make your kids smile are endless. We even found some high end Minnetonka slippers {keep reading…}


If you have creative kids in your family, you may want to check out the 2nd Annual Boston International Kids Film Festival in Somerville this week.  It starts with a special kick off screening of Annie:  It’s the Hard-Knock Life on Wednesday night (Nov 5th), and continues with 3 days of workshops and short films for (and by) kids ages 10 and up.  Check out the information below!

Boston International Kids Film Festival

From November 7-9, 2014, the Somerville Theatre and Tufts University will come alive in a celebration of  imagination and creativity as the 2nd Annual Boston International Kids Film Festival gets underway. {keep reading…}


In celebration of the NFL’s opening weekend, the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston has added a new attraction to it’s MINILAND display, a large-scale replica of Gillette Stadium!

The 19-square-foot (5’9” x 3’2”) model, which took 380 hours to build, and is constructed from more than 33,000 Lego bricks, features many of the stadium’s details, including the Lighthouse, video scoreboard, concourses, bathrooms and a locker room. It also includes minifigures on the field and more than 500 seats.  Check out a video of the model here{keep reading…}