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

Happy Sunday everyone, I hope you're having a good weekend. We've been taking care of lots of little odds and ends (passport renewals! Girl Scout cookie deliveries! commissioned art projects!) around here and it's nice to have a relatively chill Sunday ahead. Enjoy this curated roundup of event ideas as you plan your week!


February 6: Make an Oni Mask for Setsu-bun and celebrate the coming of Spring (Boston)

February 6: Enjoy bedtime stories and a seasonal craft (Hyde Park)

February 6-10: Kids can complete their card-crafting at Artbeat’s Valentine Card Making Extravaganza (Arlington)


February 7: The Discovery Museums host their regular Especially for Me! Sensory-Friendly Afternoon (Acton)

February 7: Celebrate trees and the environment for Tu B’Shvat with stories, crafts, sensory tables, and seed planting (Boston)

February 7: Twist, pleat, fold, fringe, score, curl, and contribute to the Big Color Collaborative Relief Paper Sculpture (Boston)

February 7: The Mary Baker Eddy Library offers a special storytime in honor of Black History Month (Boston)


February 8: Squish and sculpt recycled pulp to explore the science of papermaking (Acton)

February 8: Explore urban wildlife with a bit of backyard science (Boston)

February 8: Dr. Can-Do Science Experiments with Ice and Snow (Brighton)

February 8: The Puppeteers’ Cooperative teaches kids to create larger-than-life, giant puppets using simple materials and techniques (Dorchester)


February 9: Attend Passage at St. Augustine: a Film Screening and Civil Rights Movement Discussion with filmmaker Clennon L. King, State Representative Byron Rushing, and Civil Rights Veteran Mimi Jones (Boston)

February 9: Enjoy bilingual circle time with stories, songs, and creative activities in Spanish and English (Boston)

February 9-12: The Snow Queen makes its area debut at the Puppet Showplace Theater (Brookline)


February 10: Attend the Boston Black City Block Party and meet Veronica Chapman, author of “I Know I Can” (Boston)

February 10: Tap your toes to Gershwin, Porter, Ellington, Rodgers, and more at Love Notes (West Roxbury)

February 10-12: Travel the globe at the Boston Globe Travel Show with food, cultural entertainment, travel seminars, kids’ activities, craft beer tasting, and more (Boston)

February 10-12: Catch a showing of Aladdin on the big screen (Various Locations)

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Weekend Roundup

Weekend Roundup