Should you bring the kids to the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular? It's a question I've been grappling with for a few years now.    The thing is, my children are scared of everything sensitive. We can't watch any movie in our house, even...
Now that it’s over, I'd like to rehash the blur that was and always is the month of May. When I think of spring, I think of flowers, the birds, the sunshine, and every conceivable childhood milestone and family...
I glossed over the details when telling my younger one what the night's plans were ("We're going to play at a playground! At night! To shine flashlights!"), but I explained it in greater detail to my six-year-old. I was...
It's hard to believe three weeks have passed since we hosted our first annual Bloom. As the PMB team has reflected on the event, we keep thinking about what we heard over and over again as guests filed out...
When I first heard about Play On!,the adults only event at the Providence Children’s Museum, I have to admit that I may have rolled my eyes and scoffed at the idea. Play? What adult has time to play? As...
Iced coffee and community. These are perhaps my two most favorite things about being a Rhode Islander. There’s nothing more satisfying than drinking a Dunkin’ Donuts iced coffee to get me through the work day and the bedtime routine,...
I've sat down to write this post on multiple occasions. Unfortunately, there's been more than one relevant time for it.  I didn't want to rehash the gun control debate; it has been done and it is being done day after...
“You can’t be what you can’t see. SWENext DesignLab shows girls that they can change the world with engineering” ~ Randy Freedman, Director of Student Programs at SWE An exciting engineering event for middle schoolers is coming to Providence! SWENext...
I do not love to shop, and gift giving is not my love language. It's a bit more like a chore. Of course, like anyone, I love the joy it brings my loved ones when I nail the perfect...
Black Friday The perfect day to spend hours at the mall, scouring each and every store for a great deal. Except you have kids who will beg you for toys at each and every stop and probably break something.   Okay. Let's try...

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As a mom of two toddlers, it goes without saying that our house is filled to the brim with toys. So when my youngest...