Events and fun activities on the South Shore and a bit beyond

Blueberry Recipe Roundup

July 15, 2013 2

Got blueberries? Maybe too many? (not possible) Here’s a big ole list of yummy recipes to help you use those blueberries to their full potential. Enjoy!

10 Fun Snow Activities for Kids

February 8, 2013 1

Whether you’re looking to stay inside or head outside to check out the snow, we’ve got some ideas to keep the kids busy this winter!

How to Make Snow Ice Cream

January 1, 2013 0

Snow is good for a lot of things… sledding, snowball fights, snow angels, building forts… but have you tried Snow Ice Cream? It’s simple to make, and the kids will love it!

It’s Blueberry Picking Time!

July 24, 2012 0

Last week we took our annual trip to the blueberry farm, one of my favorite summer outings! In the past we have picked at C.N. Smith Farm and Ward’s Berry Farm, but this year we took our first trip to Tree-Berry Farm in Scituate. The weather was perfect, the kids were in happy, cooperative moods, and the blueberries were plentiful!

Do-A-Dot Marker Activity Pages

April 18, 2012 0

Use Do-A-Dot paint daubers with blank sheets of paper, or grab some of these printable dot-art activity pages and let the kids have at them!

Recycle Broken Crayons Into New Creations!

February 23, 2012 0

Need a quick and easy craft idea for the kids? Try home made crayons! It’s a great way to reuse and reinvent that pile of broken/paperless crayons you know you have lying around right now.

Pumpkin Picking on the South Shore

October 10, 2011 0

It’s time to hit the pumpkin patches and find those perfect gourds! We took the kids this weekend (a little weird to be climbing over pumpkin vines in shorts) and had a blast. There are some great local places to pick-your-own pumpkins, many include other attractiosn like hayrides, animals, and even corn mazes!

Fall Fun at Franklin Park Zoo

October 4, 2011 0

Franklin Park Zoo is hosting two fun fall events this month. Check out Farm Day on October 16th, and Zoo Howl on October 29th & 30th! (See full post for times and details)

{Fall Fun} Sauchuk Farm Corn Maze & More!

September 27, 2011 0

What screams FALL more than a corn maze? Head on down to down to Sauchuk Farm in Plympton to test your sense of direction in their new fall maze! There are two mazes to choose from at the farm, the main maze (takes 1-2 hours to complete) and the kiddie maze if you’re feeling a little less adventurous (takes about 15 minutes to get through).

Snowman Treats

January 12, 2011 0

Jazz up your snow day snack time with these cute snowman treats!

Rainy Day Science Part II

March 14, 2010 0

It’s raining. It’s pouring. The kids are B-O-R-E-D! Today’s science project? An erupting volcano!

Indoor Snow Day

February 10, 2010 0

Sometimes serious snowstorms keep the kids inside. Why not declare an ‘Indoor Snow Day’? Bake something sweet, drink hot chocolate, snuggle up with a good book or two, and surprise them with indoor snow play!

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