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  • This Fall’s Fresh, Fun School Supplies

    This Fall’s Fresh, Fun School Supplies0

    Shopping for school supplies has never been more fun — or fashionable. Bright colors, funky designs, and new takes on old classics are ready for you when you head to the store (or online) with your child’s list in hand. Here are some favorite finds for Fall 2017. Style Block Boards samsclub.com, $19.84 Students can jazz

  • Get a New Look at Old Faves and Hidden Gems with Boston Harbor Cruises

    Get a New Look at Old Faves and Hidden Gems with Boston Harbor Cruises0

    By Melissa Shaw One if by land, two if by sea is Boston’s most famous phrase, and this summer families should choose the latter for a fun, new way to see the city and its well-known landmarks, as well as learn about hidden gems and fascinating history. Operating out of the city’s legendary Long Wharf,

  • Fight Brain Drain: Play a Game!

    Fight Brain Drain: Play a Game!0

    The kids are taking the summer off, but that doesn’t mean their brains have to. Engage their minds and sharpen their skills in the most fun way possible — games! No technology, no on/off switch, no screen. Just plain, old-fashioned family fun. Check out our list of great new games you can break out at

  • Dads by Day, Blue by Night

    Dads by Day, Blue by Night0

    By Melissa Shaw It’s hard to find fathers more colorful than Jason McLin and Adam Erdossy. Members of Blue Man Group, they have a cool Boston office, the 180-year-old Charles Playhouse — the Theatre District’s oldest — and whenever their children (two girls for McLin and a son for Erdossy) come to hang out at

  • Your 2017 Massachusetts Beach Guide

    Your 2017 Massachusetts Beach Guide0

    With over 1,500 miles of shoreline, Massachusetts boasts some of the country’s most scenic family beaches. Visit old favorites or make new ones with the information provided below. Chatham Cockle Cove Beach, Taylors Pond Road. Lifeguards, restrooms. $20 daily parking, $75 weekly parking, $175 seasonal sticker. Forest Beach, Forest Beach Road. No restrooms. Limited free

  • Our Favorite July Family Products

    Our Favorite July Family Products0

    If it’s time for a new swimsuit, Mazu Swim offers a variety of choices for all body types, ensuring fun and confidence. Ranging from sizes 8 to 24, these stylish and flattering one- and two-piece suits and tankinis are built to last, accentuating your favorite features and camouflaging that which you wish to conceal. With