Old North Church Lantern Ceremony

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One if by land, two if by sea.   How many of us have read or heard those words dozens of times from childhood?  They are woven into our American History and have become threads in the fabric of our nations story. Today I want to share with you about the Old North Church Lantern Ceremony ...

10 reasons to visit Boston Patriots Weekend

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Patriots weekend is an excellent time to make a trip to Boston and see all of the history and culture that is waiting for you. Boston boasts such a great deal of beauty, history, ceremonies, and sporting events that can make even a weekend getaway feel like a full vacation. If you are ready to ...

Spiced Dark Chocolate Muddy Buddies

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I don't know many who aren't fans of Muddy Buddies.  Often times, though, this delightful snack is almost TOO sweet, at least for adults, and when I was up in Boston for Patriots Weekend, watching a demo by American Heritage Chocolate at the Old North Church, I started thinking about using that chocolate in a ...

Futures at Fenway with Kidz Bop

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A few weeks ago we were invited to visit Fenway Park in Boston for a fun day of watching Baseball and Kidz Bop for the Futures at Fenway program.   We got to see Boston's Double A affiliate, the Portland Seadogs play against the Harrisburg Senators.  The Seadogs won with a final score of 5-2.   We had great ...

Futures at Fenway Flash Giveaway for Sat 7/27/13

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I just found out I get to give away a 4pack of tickets for one lucky reader to go to Futures at Fenway on Saturday, July 27 , 2013! Futures at Fenway on Saturday, July 27th.  The popular group KIDZ BOP will be performing following the minor league baseball game between the Portland Sea Dogs versus ...

I can’t believe this is Walgreens #BosWag #CBias

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I was invited to the opening of the Walgreens flagship store opening by Collective Bias®.  I was compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias ™ and Walgreens #CBias #SocialFabric  All Opinions are my own. About a month ago I received an email telling me that there was going to be a Flagship store grand opening ...

Westin Kids Club Activities at the Westin Copley Place

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Over President's Day weekend, the kids and I headed up to Boston for a few days of fun.  The Westin Copley Place invited us to come up and check out their Kids Club, which was having it's first vacation event.  There's nothing else to say except that we had a blast!  I was particularly excited ...

Kids School Vacation Package at the Westin Copley Place

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The Westin Copley Place in Boston is offering  a special Kids School Vacation Package with rates from $199 per night!  Not sure what to do with the kids this break?  Or, do you have a short vacation like we do, and don't have a full week to get away?  The kids and I are heading ...