The Winter Solstice beckons this coming Sunday, December 21st, marking the shortest day and longest night of the year. ‘Midwinter’ is a wonderful time to look deeply at small things, retune to natural cycles and to welcome light into your home and family. There is a reason it occurs close to other seasonal celebrations. It is […]
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Suzanne is a British expat living in an old beach house in Barrington, RI. Along with her husband, two daughters, Chloe (5) and Tilly (3mths) and two very silly Springer Spaniels, they can be found most days roaming local beaches and woods searching for treasures.
She owns Fitness in the Park, a post-natal fitness program for local parents and their children. She really believes that moving your body, in whatever shape or form, makes the world a better place.
Suzanne is a vegetarian, kettle-bell lifting, work-from-home Mom who dreams of balancing it all, traveling afar and having a full time cleaner.
If your house is anything like ours, decorations of a seasonal nature are fairly low key this year. A combination of a tornado-like toddler and a bustling schedule have meant that yet again all good intentions to create something crafty, have fallen by the wayside. I really wanted to try a few, easy crafty creations with […]
There are such a variety of amazing children’s music classes available in our little state. Here follows a round-up of some of the most popular options for you and your littles. Music Together classes can be found in Providence, Barrington, Newport, Warwick, Cranston and North Kingstown. Class prices range from $150-$180 for 8-9 week sessions. Classes are also […]
It’s that time of year when the leaves fall, the weather gets cooler and our waistlines tend to expand from all of the delicious seasonal faire. The average person, will in fact, pack an extra 10 pounds onto their frame this holiday season and consume a massive 3,000-4,000 calories at Thanksgiving dinner alone. Instead of feeling […]
Join us today as we meet one of my favorite local Moms, Diane Jennings of Luca Boutique. Luca has quickly become my go to place for amazing children’s clothes at great prices. Diane’s super friendly approach and and thoughtfully laid out store (it even has a play space with a gate!), makes shopping with my own small kids, really enjoyable. Diane lives […]
Each year the Summit Neighborhood Association introduces a festive gathering which offers family fun and seasonal treats. This year, it’s 4th time around, local families are invited to don their Halloween costumes and serve up their favorite squash dish. There is no entry fee and prizes will be given for best dish. No worries if […]
Following her first highly acclaimed book, Tinkered Treasures, local author (and Kidoinfo contributor) and mom, Elyse Major has followed up with another winning collection of adorable craft projects in her new book, Seaside Tinkered Treasures. Living so close to the beach here in Rhode Island, our family is hard pressed to resist a good beach find, […]
Don’t know about you but I have all the best intentions to have my kids help out more in the kitchen. When dinner time actually comes around, we often run out of time and energy and the scene is rather like that of Swedish Chef from The Muppets! I really do want my kids to know where […]
This Sunday is Father’s Day! Â Quick! Â Panic! Â Dads can be some of the trickiest people to think of when it comes to unique, useful gifts. Without resorting to the usual tie or pack of socks, check out the ideas we’ve compiled for a few last minute, cheap and easy ideas. Local Activities Poppas love breakfast! […]
Don’t be alarmed! We will NOT be discussing bootcamps, marathons or one armed push-ups in the following article! We will however, talk about the mind-bogglingly difficult process of getting up and moving againÂ after you have a baby. Exercise! Whether that means a walk around the block, a yoga class, whatever your thing, it provides us […]