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 […]
Category: activities: indoor
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
100+ Things To Do with Kids in Rhode Island: Kidoinfo’s Bucket List, filled with things to do with your children before they grow up! Fun, food, culture, and history–all unique to our area: these are things we believe every young Rhode Islander should see and do.
Happy Spring! April Vacation Week is already here. Â Here are a few easy activities for you and your school vacationing clan to check out. 1. Visit the bluebells in Swan Point Woods, Providence.Â If you head into in these magical woods you will find the most wonderful and secret (Ssh!) glen of bluebells.Â To get […]
By Cathy Saunders, Director of Education, Providence Children’s Museum Children in the U.S., for the most part, are not growing up in a “hands-on” society. Toys are bought, not made by hand, and are not designed to be fixed if they break. Classroom time is more focused on test preparation and less on project-based learning […]