Tag: Activity tips

Two for One: Making Chores Fun!

“Do I have to?” are four words you may hear when asking your children to do their chores. Chores can be a point of disagreement between parents and their kids, so any way to build interest in completing such tasks,

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Over the mountain and through the woods…

This time of year is often filled with time spent with family. And, while a nice meal and relaxing with grandparents and older relatives is great, being active together is another way to bring more fun to a visit. Having

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Skate your way through winter

With the first snowfall behind us, you may be wondering how to keep kids active during the winter season. It’s tempting to hibernate and stay inside, but we encourage you to get outside and try some new winter activities! One

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The 2016 Healthy Family Fun Health and Wellness Resource Guide

Whether you’re a Boston native or new to the area, Boston has plenty of fun and unique experiences to offer its residents. We’ve highlighted a bunch here on the website—from the Charles River Esplanade to the Emerald Necklace to Daily

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Stay fit while you stay in — three indoor activities for you and your kids

As winter approaches, we’re trading in our rollerblades for ice skates and swimsuits for hats and gloves. There are plenty of great cold weather activities you and your kids can do, like building snowmen, sledding, or ice skating. But sometimes it’s

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Announcing a NEW initiative to improve Boston city streets

The Mayor’s Neighborhood Engagement Walks initiative is starting this month!

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The Charles River is cleaner than ever!

Boston’s favorite river makes its highest grade ever for swimming and boating

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Community Spotlight: Lawn on D

Get the scoop on Southie’s newest play space

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The scientific 7-minute workout

Working really hard for a little while pays off for a long time

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Move with summer food

Cambridge parks are packed with free food and fun every day this summer

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