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The Pros and Cons of Siblings Sharing a Room

The Pros and Cons of Siblings Sharing a Room

One of my first thoughts, when I found out that I was having a second girl, was “Oh great, they can share a room for forever!” Now, we live in a  two bedroom condo so ...

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Designing a Gender-Neutral Nursery

Designing a Gender-Neutral Nursery

I sincerely believe that the thought of creating a gender-neutral nursery terrifies a fair amount of people into finding out the sex of their baby before he or she is born. How can you decorate ...

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When Household Organization Goes Too Far

When Household Organization Goes Too Far

I have an odd situation going on at my house. My daughter (age 9) is on a spring (well, more like summer) cleaning spree. You heard me right, my 9-year-old daughter WANTS to spend time cleaning ...

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Designing a “Big Boy” Room for a Preschooler

Designing a “Big Boy” Room for a Preschooler

Last year my sister-in-law offered to give us Liam’s cousin’s gently-used toddler bed. We happily accepted thinking he’d make the transition soon. He liked the idea of sleeping in a “big boy” bed, but always seemed ...

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Creating a Quiet Space for Kids

Creating a Quiet Space for Kids

Most children can benefit from a quiet space, a cozy corner where they can go when they are sad, when they need down time with a book, or simply need alone time. This is especially ...

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Moving and Home Renovation Tips for Families

Moving and Home Renovation Tips for Families

We recently sold our condo and purchased and moved into our new house. Our new home is definitely a ‘fixer-upper’ so the project list is long and we are slow to unpack. Though the whole ordeal hasn’t been ...

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Spring Cleaning: Tips for Cleaning Each Room in Your House

Spring Cleaning: Tips for Cleaning Each Room in Your House

Spring is FINALLY here. It’s time to open the windows, air out your home and begin spring cleaning. “Spring” cleaning is just that. Cleaning that occurs all spring long and spring lasts three months, so ...

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Household Organization Tips for Parents

Household Organization Tips for Parents

Being a working parent takes an incredible amount of organization, preparation, juggling and a little bit of daily magic. Let Bright Horizons help! We’re hosting “Organization Tips for Busy Families: The Great Balancing Act” – a parent webinar ...

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Toy Storage Solutions That Make Clean Up Easier

Toy Storage Solutions That Make Clean Up Easier

Today’s post is courtesy of Stacy Erickson of Home Key Organization. As a professional organizer, I have many clients who tell me that they were organized before they had kids – and I believe it! ...

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Subscribe to Our “Family Room”…and Win a Gift for Your Own!

Subscribe to Our “Family Room”…and Win a Gift for Your Own!

Welcome to our recently redesigned Bright Horizons Family Room blog! We hope you love the new look and feel as much as we do. Please take a moment to meet our growing blog team of ...

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