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10:00 am Noon, Friday, March 20: FINAL Ad...
Noon, Friday, March 20: FINAL Ad...
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – Apr 30 @ 10:30 am
To advertise in our April issue, please reserve your ad space by noon, Friday, March 20 – if you will be submitting a completed ad that does NOT require any ad production assistance.  Completed ads are then due by[...]
10:00 am NSC&F presents Our 8th Annual Su...
NSC&F presents Our 8th Annual Su...
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – Apr 30 @ 11:00 am
Join North Shore Children & Families in our 8th Annual Summer Camps & Programs Showcase Series – the largest distribution camp showcases in print on the North Shore – since 2007!  Contact Suzanne by noon, Wed., March 18,[...]
10:15 am April Issue Ad Space Deadline – ... @ North Shore Children & Families
April Issue Ad Space Deadline – ... @ North Shore Children & Families
Mar 3 @ 10:15 am – Apr 30 @ 10:45 am
To advertise in our April issue, please reserve your ad space and submit your ad materials and/or ad copy changes by noon, Wed., March 18, if you require ANY ad production assistance to create or revise your ad.  Contact[...]
11:15 am Seeking sponsor, runners, walker...
Seeking sponsor, runners, walker...
Mar 3 @ 11:15 am – May 3 @ 6:30 pm
Seeking sponsors, runners & walkers for the 2nd Annual LUNGSTRONG 5K Race and 1.5 Mile Walk.  For more info., sponsorship opportunities, race/walk entry instructions and to donate, visit www.lungstrong.org.  Sponsored by Brookwood Financial Partners, Beverly.
9:00 am Open House at Harborlight-Stoner...
Open House at Harborlight-Stoner...
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
See our ad on page 5 in the current issue to learn more!  www.h-sms.org

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How to Get Kids to Pitch In

Mom: “Paul, please bring those dishes into the kitchen and put them in the dishwasher.” Paul:    … [Read More...]


Don’t Be Shameless! Why Good People Feel Shame

by Michael F. Mascolo, Ph.D. We tend to have ambivalent feelings about shame.  On the one hand, … [Read More...]


Knowledge is Power when Defeating Cyber Bullying

By Kate Roberts, Ph.D. Cyber bullying is the use of technology to harass, … [Read More...]

Managing the Transition Back to School

By Kate Roberts, Ph.D. Regardless of your child’s age, the first day of … [Read More...]

Do Children Make Us Lose Our Minds?

by Karolyn Benger I am not an idiot.  I think.  Or at least, I am almost certain … [Read More...]

The Meaning of Rosh Hashanah

by Karolyn Benger The Jewish new year Rosh Hashanah has just passed and  I’ve been … [Read More...]

Holy Crap, Woman, Calm Down!

by Michelle X. Curran Have you ever had one of those crappy … [Read More...]

Picking Dog Poo is My Cross to Bear

by Michelle X. Curran God, I wish I had a backbone. That’s not a … [Read More...]

How George Took Me In

By Justin Travers George died yesterday.  Or … [Read More...]

I Wish You’d Break that Dang DS!

By Justin Travers First of all, I didn’t know … [Read More...]

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Teens and Their Apps

Ask Dr. Mike I broke down and gave my 13-year-old daughter a smart phone for her birthday. She wanted one, … [Read More]


My 13-Year -Old Doesn’t Tell Me Anything Anymore!

Dear Mike: When he was little, my son used to tell me everything.   Now he’s 13 and is becoming a … [Read More]

Sense or Nonsense? “Mothers should have immediate contact with their newborns in order to bond with them.”

The parent-child relationship is the child's first social relationship.  It is an important one.   A child's first important relationship … [Read More...]

Sense or Nonsense: “Put a coat on! You’ll catch a cold!”

It’s so easy to think that cold weather causes colds.  Winter comes, we go out into the cold, and we get colds!  It’s cause and … [Read More...]