Category: music

Tips for New Moms: Activities for Babies Under 3 Months

Tips for New Moms: Activities for Babies Under 3 Months

[ 0 ] October 1, 2008 |

The early weeks of an infant’s life can seem both predictable and chaotic. Baby eats, sleeps, poops, and repeats the cycle. Oh, and throw in a few crying fits if you will. At some point you begin wanting to play with your baby. And why shouldn’t you? Here are two simple activities that your newborn […]

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2008 FirstWorks Festival has events for the whole family!

2008 FirstWorks Festival has events for the whole family!

[ 0 ] September 29, 2008 |

The 2008 FirstWorks Festival once again brings an array of global talent to Providence, creating a cultural crossroads of international talent. World premieres and first performances will span theater, dance, music, new media, and family as FirstWorks champions cultural firsts while highlighting Providence as a “First City of the Arts”. The festival runs from October […]

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Have ice cream with Dan Zanes!

Have ice cream with Dan Zanes!

[ 0 ] September 25, 2008 |

I know where my kids and I will be after the Dan Zanes show. Me and some of the Kidoinfo crew will be hanging out eating ice cream (make mine mint chocolate chip) and getting some hang time with Dan and his friends. We would love you to join us for this special event at […]

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Win a Dan Zanes’ CD!

Win a Dan Zanes’ CD!

[ 3 ] September 15, 2008 |

Many of you may already know Dan Zanes is rocking into Providence to perform on Saturday, October 11 as part of this years FirstWorks festival. Kidoinfo is a big fan of Dan and his music for kids of all ages. So we have teamed up with Festival Five Records to bring you an awesome giveaway. […]

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Tips for New Moms: Baby Blues or Postpartum Depression?

Tips for New Moms: Baby Blues or Postpartum Depression?

[ 2 ] September 3, 2008 |

Most women suffer from some form of the “baby blues” following the birth of their baby. The baby blues, beginning a few days after birth, can cause sadness, moodiness, and sleeplessness, but they are typically mixed with periods of happiness. The baby blues usually end one to three weeks after delivery. Postpartum depression, by contrast, […]

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Tips for New Moms: Baby is still crying! (Part Two)

Tips for New Moms: Baby is still crying! (Part Two)

[ 1 ] August 27, 2008 |

Are you worried your baby might have colic? Does it seem that he or she is always crying? Have you tried all of the soothing tips and nothing seems to work? Your baby may have colic if he/she: • Cries more than 3 hours a day, every day • Takes as long as an hour […]

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Yes to Running! Bill Harley Live

Yes to Running! Bill Harley Live

[ 4 ] August 18, 2008 |

Grammy award winner Bill Harley uses stories and song to capture his experiences and his imagination in a way that gets to the essence of growing up. His hilarious tales and catchy tunes appeal to both kids and adults of all ages–my kids are captivated by his engaging characters and their adventures, and I am […]

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Dan Zanes and friends: ¡Nueva York!

Dan Zanes and friends: ¡Nueva York!

[ 0 ] August 14, 2008 |

Dan Zanes knows how to rock the house–literally. Redefining the kid’s music scene with the launch of his first CD, Rocket Ship Beach, he broke the boundaries between songs for kids and songs for adults–making “dance-party” music for all of us. And as he leads this musical parade, he shows our children how to share, […]

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Tips for New Mom: Tiny Tunes

Tips for New Mom: Tiny Tunes

[ 1 ] August 13, 2008 |

Music is such a wonderful stimulation for young ears. In fact, research shows that early music training can boost intelligence. Not only that – it’s fun! Some of our favorite tunes come from Laurie Berkner, Dan Zanes, Baby Einstein, and Baby Genius. If you don’t have these CDs, no need to worry. Babies enjoy the […]

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With Jam in Your Toes and Fingers Up Your….

With Jam in Your Toes and Fingers Up Your….

[ 2 ] July 25, 2008 |

I don’t think I’m sharing anything off the “best-kept secret” list here. Actually, I’m beginning to believe that the Toe Jam Puppet Band is edging up there with the Big Blue Bug as part of Rhode Island’s popular culture. But I urge you, if you haven’t brought your little ones to a Toe Jam show, […]

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