Happy fourth of July weekend everyone! I'm taking the day off today to spend the morning with my brother and niece and then dive into weekend adventures with Jon and the girls, but before I get there I wanted to share this Weekend Roundup including 23 fun event options. Also, be sure to check out the awesome recent free summer fun series + summer cultural festival roundups. So much great stuff going on in and around the city! Enjoy!
Our cultural editorial series sponsored by au pair agency Cultural Care Au Pair offered wonderful inspiration to learn about Thai, Brazilian, German, Swedish, and Polish culture! And for the final post in the series, we're switching gears to share a roundup of 12 summer cultural festivals in Boston and beyond (a perfect companion to yesterday's free summer fun series post!). Get out your calendars and get ready to explore new cultures!
I am more than happy to pay for quality things, but it's also pretty undeniably awesome when quality things are FREE! Enter, this fine state of Massachusetts, which knows well that when it's not buried under 100 feet of snow, it's time to celebrate with awesome programming. We've rounded 18 places that are offering free entertainment all summer long in Boston and beyond. Did we miss something? Feel free to share in the comments below!
Happy (rainy) July everyone! Who else is still pumped after that awesome Women's World Cup game last night? And who's celebrating Canada Day today? I am a yes on both counts! Anyway, I hope you are enjoying sliding into the holiday long weekend and summer break (Laurel enjoyed a happily lazy first day off yesterday!). If you're looking to kick back and catch up on back reading, June was a prolific month here at Boston Mamas! Enjoy!
Last Thursday I attended the New Kids on the Block concert in Boston as a correspondent for Cottonelle. It was my first stadium concert in a long time (so long, in fact, that I cannot remember when I last attended a stadium concert!), and as I mentioned last week, the show kicked off an uncharacteristically exciting summer of stadium concerts for me. Today I wanted to share 5 important things I learned from the experience: