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Boston Moms is a rapidly growing community of moms in the Boston area, providing a collaborative parenting resource written and read by local moms. We are passionate about engaging with our readers online through mom-to-mom content + recommendations, and offline through our exciting local events that connect moms to each other and to local and national businesses they should know about!

The Best Books for Raising Inclusive Kids :: Black Protagonists and Historical Figures

Have you considered the impact the books you read at home can have on the little people you are raising? Including books that feature characters and families that look like yours, as well as...
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Family-Friendly Hanukkah Events in Greater Boston

As Adam Sandler once sang, "Put on your yarmulke, it's time for Hanukkah."  At sunset on December 18, Hanukkah begins! This Jewish festival of lights is a minor holiday when it comes to religiosity, but it's...

10 Great Boston Toy Stores

There is nothing quite like the feeling of stepping foot into a toy store, even if you're an adult! Whether you're searching for a birthday present, a holiday gift, or a fun surprise for...

Pick-Your-Own Christmas Tree Farms Near Boston

The smell of pine needles, the chill in the air — it's the most wonderful time of the year to pick your own Christmas tree from a local Boston-area farm.
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Buy Boston | The Best Local Gifts to Give

Mom knows best! Boston Moms is thrilled to share this comprehensive list of local gift options we love. To see each of the lists, simply click an image below.  At Boston Moms, we are passionate...

Marriage Is Hard

Marriage is hard.  At least mine is. If yours is easy, I envy you. I never expected marriage to be easy — few relationships are, really. But over time, my marriage has become extremely challenging,...
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Halloween Events In and Around BOO-ston!

Are you looking for new ways to celebrate Halloween in Boston? With pumpkins, costumes, and trick-or-treating at the ready, October is a magical time of year with children! Check our list of Boston-area Halloween...
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Greater Boston Private Schools + Preschools

Open houses, application deadlines, the right fit, OH MY! If you are going through the difficult task of choosing a private school in Greater Boston, we're here for you! We’ve put together a fantastic list...

Baby + Toddler Beach Essentials

Heading to the beach with a baby or toddler this summer? Our team has sourced the MUST HAVE products for a beach day with your littles. Check them out below!
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All Things Baby :: Boston-Area Resources for Pregnancy, Postpartum, and Newborn Care

Hooray! You're pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or recently had a baby. Now what? Pregnancy and postpartum can be filled with so much excitement and joy, but it can also be overwhelming to try to make the best decisions for your growing family. From prenatal and postpartum support to newborn nighttime challenges to pelvic floor therapy and nutrition, this guide has it all.

Boston-Area Summer Bucket List

Summer, summer, summer! It's the most wonderful time of the year! The weather is perfect, the days are long, and it is time to slow down and enjoy the endless possibilities of a Boston summer!...

The Invisible Bisexual Mom :: Hidden in Plain Sight

I have a husband, we are monogamous, and we have children together. He works full time, I’m a stay-at-home mom. On the outside, we look like a traditional family. Reality, though, is different than what...