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Things to Do in Boston this weekend

Boston Weekend. Transitioning into Summer.

Music, Boats, Nature Walks and Theater- in any order. This time of year is so deceptive here in Boston for families with school age kids. The weather is unmistakably summer-like, yet the weekends will remain busy with kids’ after-school activities for a good portion of June.  What a family to do but seize the weekend …

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Enjoying afternoon tea at Taj Boston to celebrate International Women's Day

High Tea at Taj Boston.

You may know by now, that my goal is  to inspire you to celebrate every weekend (and beyond).  So there was no way we could have missed an opportunity to celebrate International Women’s Day (also known as simply “March 8” in some Eastern European countries).  Historically, Women’s  Day first appeared in the early 20th century in the US to …

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Cape Cod in October: bikes, beaches, oysters, and…a couple of “foresty” surprises along the way.

Cape Cod never fails to deliver a celebration of any length for any company.  Especially on a gorgeous October day like yesterday, weeks after we have said our “season-end” goodbyes to the beach blanket (if not the beach itself).  But here it was again- our sunny and perfectly warm day on the Cape…so we crossed …

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Summer Celebrations in New England: Bikes, tents, concert chairs and a couple of good old friends not included but handy

If you live in New England (or are visiting in the summer), there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate every summer weekend – within a two hour drive. Our family’s summer celebrations last summer started with a last minute getaway to the lake house on Long Pond in East Lempster, New Hampshire during the last weekend in …

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Things to Do in Boston this weekend for families

Boston Weekend with Out of Town Friends. A 2-day Family itinerary.

Technically, we stayed IN (greater Boston), but hosted Out of Town visitors for a weekend (my college friend, her hubby and two kids). So I got myself a wonderful excuse to plan a weekend of touring activities for our two families – all without leaving Boston and minus a travel book.  I did my research (online), …

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