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Meet Donnie Wahlberg and Jack&Jack at the Boston Verizon Destination Store #VZBoston

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Verizon recently opened their 4th “Destination Store” in Boston’s Back Bay. Previous locations are in Houston, Chicago, and Bloomington, MN. These stores, as the title implies, are meant to draw in visitors as a destination unto themselves, not just a convenient shopping location. To do so, they’ve included a wide range of interactive displays and…

Big Apple Circus Metamorphosis Review

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As the first trapeze artist swung through the air overhead and did a straightforward release and catch, LadyBug leaned over and whispered, “I could do that.” The fact of the matter is that she has done a very similar trick successfully and so I nodded to her and smiled. But the familiarity of the act…

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas Comes to Boston [Giveaway]

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Growing up in New England, a “white Christmas” was always an ideal. Sure, it comes with travel headaches, but it’s just so magical. I think that magic is captured in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. It tells the story of a song-and-dance duo who meet a pair of talented sisters and go through a variety of…

Celebrate Valentine’s Day as a Family on the Odyssey in Boston (Giveaway)

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Do you do anything special as a family for Valentine’s Day? Do you get them treats or gifts? Have dinner as a family? I’ll admit… I’m not all that great about celebrating Valentine’s Day. I’m often out of town traveling for work and it’s not always easy to find something that’s kid-friendly. If you’re in…

A Christmas Story, The Musical: A Family Review

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A family review of A Christmas Story, The Musical at the Citi Wang theatre in Boston.

A Christmas Story, The Musical Comes to Boston–Discount Code and a Ticket Giveaway!

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Win tix and get a discount code for Christmas Story, The Musical in Boston.

Mary Murphy at the Boston So You Think You Can Dance Auditions

I didn’t know what to expect when we met the judges from So You Think You Can Dance. Turns out that Mary Murphy is not only beautiful, but a really nice person to talk with. She shared with us how she found her (unexpected) passion for ballroom dancing and how she eventually won her dad’s…

A Tour of the Nutcracker Suite at The Ritz-Carlton, Boston Common

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A tour of the Nutcracker Suite at The Ritz-Carlton, Boston Common.

Celebrate Mother’s Day with an Odyssey Early Brunch Cruise

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It’s not always easy to find a special way to celebrate mom on Mother’s Day. She doesn’t always need anything, and getting together can mean a lot of work for everyone involved. That’s why I’m excited for this particular giveaway. I’ve got two sets of four tickets (each set has tickets for two adults and…

Day 40–Pay It Forward Netbook Giveaway

This is the 40th Day of the 40 Days of Giveaways… hurray! Can you imagine what it feels like to win not one, not two, but three computers in just one day? It happened to me at the Mom 2.0 Conference in April and I’ll tell you, it’s a pretty crazy experience. I was in…