This Weekend: A Welcome Party and a Winter Funfest!
Plan Early for Happy Campers: Four Fun Camps
We’ve all seen signs of spring these last couple of weeks, some days of sunshine and the uplifting sound of birds chirping. We know warmer days are now in sight, but we’re not quite there yet. If you still find yourself struggling to get out of the house with the kids, try one of these […]
Kids are Benvenuti at Cosimo’s
“I strapped on my boots to battle the frozen sidewalk with my shovel, dreaming of summer days, which reminds me – where will my son go to camp this year? I love my kid, but I am all for him burning energy on someone else’s watch. And, yeah, there’s that added bonus of learning and […]
Dining Without the Whining: The Trolley Car Diner
“Benvenuti” stands in large, bold letters on the wall as you walk into Cosimo’s Pizza Cafe in Chestnut Hill, and that is an Italian welcome not only for you, but, more importantly, also for your children. Cosimo’s is a tasty, inexpensive alternative to home cooking – and dish-washing. We have enjoyed many meals at this […]
Let’s Celebrate: Valentine’s Day Fun
Hop on over to Dancing Meatball’s blog to read my latest post about one of my favorite places to eat with kids: Mt. Airy’s very own Trolley Car Diner!
Let’s Get Outside This Weekend: Winter Fun at the Morris Arboretum
The little ones are sure to love a holiday involving chocolates, but there is much more to do this Valentine’s Day than munch on heart-shaped goodies. Here are some local V-day celebrations for kids to choose from: Saturday, Feb. 14th: The Valentine’s Day Prince and Princess Party The Franklin 11am to 3pm free with museum […]
The Big Summer Camp List
This post is also published in this week’s issue of The Chestnut Hill Local, in the column, “Take the Kids.” Winter Fun at the Morris Arboretum I know we’ve all been avoiding going outdoors for any length of time, so many of us have probably not been to the beautiful Morris Arboretum in a while. This […]
Let’s Read (in our pajamas): PJ Storytime at Falls of Schuylkill Library
I know it is hard to believe, but this is the time to choose your child’s summer camp. And if you sign up now, you may receive a discount. So, in case you missed the camp fair or still haven’t found the perfect fit for you, here are some local camps to start you off. […]
Wearing your pajamas while reading a book? What could be more natural? When I told my 3 year old that we were going to a pajama party at the library, she shrieked with glee. Wearing pajamas outside of the house feels like one is breaking a taboo. It also feels relaxing and comfortable! This particular […]