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7:00 am The 11th Annual Summer Camps & P...
The 11th Annual Summer Camps & P...
Aug 17 @ 7:00 am
It’s Back!  Summer Camps & Programs – join us in The 11th Annual Summer Camps & Programs Showcase Series – appearing in our Feb., March, April, May & Summer (June/July) issues, 5x! Please contact suzanne@northshorefamilies.com[...]
8:45 am Advertise in Our MARCH Issue – R...
Advertise in Our MARCH Issue – R...
Aug 17 @ 8:45 am
Advertise in our MARCH issue and reach MORE North Shore/North of Boston parents!  Contact suzanne@northshorefamilies.com by noon, Wed., Feb. 14, to secure your ad space.  If you require any ad production assistance to create or[...]
12:00 pm Need a Will, Trust, Estate Plann... @ Tuttle Trust & Fiduciary Services, LLC
Need a Will, Trust, Estate Plann... @ Tuttle Trust & Fiduciary Services, LLC
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm
Salem, MA – Tuttle Trust & Fiduciary Services, LLC – A Law Firm.  Mark Tuttle has over 20 years of legal and financial experience and is now accepting new clients. 978.548.7662.  www.tuttletfs.com  See ad in[...]
12:15 pm Select 2018 Dates Available for ... @ The Bayside of Nahant
Select 2018 Dates Available for ... @ The Bayside of Nahant
Aug 17 @ 12:15 pm
The Bayside of Nahant offers a spectacular oceanfront location with sparkling views of Boston at night!  Perfect for your wedding or special celebration.  Many packages and menus available.  Call to arrange your visit today:  781.592.3080. [...]
11:15 am Sell Ads for North Shore Childre...
Sell Ads for North Shore Childre...
Aug 18 @ 11:15 am
North Shore Children & Families is seeking motivated advertising sales representatives who want to earn lots of money!  Many territories are available.  Realistically requires at least 10 hours per week to start to really make an[...]

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...]


Dr. Kate Roberts

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Knowledge is Power when Defeating Cyber Bullying

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

Current Issue

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...]

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