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

Weekly Blueprint

Well, another snow day tomorrow, you guys. This is just like winter from a couple of years ago! Anyway, let's get right to the Weekly Blueprint -- be sure to check locations re: weather closures before you go!


February 13: Create a Valentine’s Craft for someone special (Boston)

February 13: Experiment with Roller Painting (Boston)

February 13: Get creative at this Family Coloring Time (Roxbury)

February 13-19: The New England Boat Show is back with hands-on seminars, city students crafting a boat on the show floor, 800 boats, and the latest in marine innovation (Boston)


February 14: Combine simple paper engineering and creativity to make one-of-a-kind Valentines (Acton)

February 14: Make a Mess with Paint Plops (Acton)

February 14: Join a Kids’ Chess Club, an Anime Club, or a Kids’ Art Club (Boston)

February 14: Decorate heart shaped sugar cookies and give a sweet treat to someone loved (Dorchester)

February 14: Create something special for Valentine’s Day in the Maker Space (North Easton)


February 15: Explore Great Hill Conservation Land with a winter walk (Acton)

February 15: Explore the Boston Public Library’s print and online resources for research related to Black History Month (Boston)

February 15: Investigate the air with hands-on activities (Boston)

February 15: Join Speech and Language Pathologist Patty Johnson for a hands-on developmental workshop, How Do You Feel?, for children aged 0-3 and their caregivers (Charlestown)


February 16: Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week by crafting cozy dog beds for the Buddy Dog Humane Society shelter (Acton)

February 16: Join a showing of the movie Selma and a discussion of how the past relates to the present (Dorchester)

February 16: Rock out to this Jeff Jam performance (Maynard)

February 16: The Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library hosts Write Your Rep to help teens write or call their elected officials (Roxbury)

February 16-20: Tanglewood Marionettes performs Hansel and Gretel (Brookline)


February 17: Come to the opening of Explore-a-Saurus, the Boston Children’s Museum’s first-ever, hands-on dinosaur exhibit (Boston)

February 17: Roast marshmallows by campfire, skate, listen to live music, and learn about beach life during a Feb...rrruary Campfire (Boston)

February 17: Take in several live, interactive stage performances for young children (Boston)

February 17: The Bugs Bunny Film Festival returns to Harvard Square with The All Bugs Revue, Daffy Duck & Friends, and Looney Tunes Revue (Cambridge)

February 17: Have a Hippo Day Storytime at the Curious George Store (Cambridge)

February 17: Arts, crafts, nature storytime, and a wintry walk await (Cambridge)

February 17-20: Catch a showing of Frozen on the big screen (Various Locations)

February 17-20: Participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count (Various Locations)

February 17-26: Disney on Ice presents Follow Your Heart (Boston)

Edit Your Life Episode 70: Current Media + Entertainment Favorites

Edit Your Life Episode 70: Current Media + Entertainment Favorites

Weekend Roundup

Weekend Roundup