Kids

Needham Farm Gardening Classes for Young Families

New Family Gardening Classes at the Needham Community Farm! The Needham Community Farm (NCF) just celebrated its 10th anniversary, but many Needham residents don’t...

Setting Compass Points for Children

Parent Talk is grateful to Dedham Country Day School for their sponsorship and willingness to share information and inspiration.  In this guest blog post,...

The Playdate

I love my daughter and enjoy her company; she’s smart, affectionate, and frequently hilarious.  That being said, I REALLY do not want to spend...

The Benefits of Boredom

April vacation is here! The kids are out of school and the weather is warm, great conditions for a family vacation.  Alternately there are...

Teaching Kids Compassion

We all want our children to grow up to be kind, compassionate, happy adults. Research has shown that engaging in acts of compassion increases...