Christine Koh


I'm Christine Koh, a music and brain neuroscientist turned multimedia creative. I'm the founder + editor of Boston Mamas, co-author of Minimalist Parenting, co-host of the Edit Your Life podcast, and creative director at Women Online. Drop me a line; I'd love to chat about how we can work together!

Weekly Blueprint

Happy Monday everyone, I hope you had a great weekend! I've received a number of back to school queries so I just wanted to give you a heads up that in addition to last week's back to school books post, this week I'll be sharing content related to school schedules, routines, and transitions, and next week I'll have some tactical back to school tips for you. Enjoy the week, and this mega roundup of event options!

August 25: Explore the shore family tour. (Chappaquiddick)

August 26: Celebrate the 188th anniversary of the opening of Quincy Market. (Boston)

August 26: A variety and magic show inspired by Van Gogh’s painting, Starry Night. (Cambridge)

August 26: African dance and drum with Greg Coles. (Ipswich)

August 26: Grow, build and learn about education and play the historical way. (Waltham)

August 26 + 28: Performance by Berklee musicians Red Velvet. (Boston)

August 27: Landmarks Orchestra celebrates the bicentennial of the Star Spangled Banner. (Boston)

August 27: Outdoor story hour. (Hingham)

August 27: Grow, build and learn about education and play the historical way. (Lincoln)

August 27: Apples anyone? (North Andover)

August 27: Free concert - Adam Ezra Band. (Plymouth)

August 27: Sit out on the patio and enjoy a great local band. (Somerville)

August 27 + 28: The Peabody Essex Museum is open late. (Salem)

August 28: Enjoy the great funk and R&B sound of Common Thread. (Boston)

August 28: Learn how to harvest and save seeds for next year. (Boston)

August 28: Sunset clambake on Spectacle Island. (Boston)

August 28: Movie night complete with a big brass band. (Cambridge)

August 28: Join the circus for the day. (Easton)

August 28: Thursday night picnic concert with the Orville Giddings Band. (Ipswich)

August 29: Free admission to The Discovery Museums. (Acton)

August 29: After hours beach bbq and games. (Boston)

August 29: Free admission to the Buttonwood Park Zoo. (New Bedford)

August 29: Free admission to the Ecotarium. (Worcester)

August 29: Free admission to the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History. (Brewster)

August 29: Free admission to the Norman Rockwell Museum. (Stockbridge)

August 29: Free admission to The Mount: Edith Wharton’s Home. (Lenox)

August 29: Free admission to the Griffin Photography Museum. (Winchester)

August 29: All about astronomy on the beautiful waterfront. (Boston)

August 29: KidsJam family dance party. (Boston)

August 29: Movies at the milk bottle: WALL-E. (Boston)

August 29: Kick off Labor Day weekend at the 5th annual MA Brewers Festival. (Boston)

August 29: Check out the pop up oyster bar. (Boston)

August 29: National dog day storytime. (Cambridge)

August 29: Bubbles, bubbles, bubbles. (Easton)

August 29: Happy hour yoga in the park. (South Boston)

August 29 - September 6: Kids Eat Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Free During Labor Day Week (Boston)

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