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12:30 pm NSC&F is Seeking Distribution Help!
NSC&F is Seeking Distribution Help!
Jan 2 @ 12:30 pm – May 31 @ 1:30 pm
Join our distribution team!  Must be available the 1st week of each month except January and July.  Contact suzanne@northshorefamilies.com if you are interested.  Please use DISTRIBUTION HELP in your email’s subject line.
7:00 am Advertise in Our FEBRUARY Issue ...
Advertise in Our FEBRUARY Issue ...
Mar 22 @ 7:00 am
Advertise in our FEBRUARY issue and reach MORE North Shore/North of Boston parents!  Contact suzanne@northshorefamilies.com by noon, Wed., Jan. 16, to secure your ad space.  If you require any ad production assistance to create or[...]
7:00 am Select 2019 Dates Available for ... @ The Bayside of Nahant
Select 2019 Dates Available for ... @ The Bayside of Nahant
Mar 22 @ 7:00 am
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. [...]
7:00 am Sell Ads for North Shore Childre...
Sell Ads for North Shore Childre...
Mar 23 @ 7:00 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[...]
12:00 pm We Give MORE to Schools Who Need...
We Give MORE to Schools Who Need...
Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm
Schools Save MORE in North Shore Children & Families – and Reach MORE North of Boston Parents! 6-9x Annual Planner Program:  Advertise in 6-9 issues in a year – save 15%!  (reg. 10% for non-schools)[...]

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

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...]