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Holiday Kindness Calendar for Kids

Holiday Kindness Calendar for Kids

Five years ago when my husband and I got married we had the most amazing interfaith celebration – we “broke the glass” at the end of our ceremony, listened to the seven Jewish blessings, and even ...

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Teaching Kids Gratitude

Teaching Kids Gratitude

One big thing that my husband and I have in common is that we want to raise grateful children. We each have such gratitude for our life – our healthy, thriving children and each other, ...

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Unveiling a New Bright Space for Homeless Children

Unveiling a New Bright Space for Homeless Children

Over the past year, The Bright Horizons Foundation, CrossFit New England and the non-profit, kettlebells4kids, have been working hard to create a Bright Space at the South Middlesex Opportunity Council’s Pathways family shelter in Framingham, MA. ...

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5 Things I’ve Learned About Raising Kids in the Digital Age

5 Things I’ve Learned About Raising Kids in the Digital Age

Today’s post was written by our guest blogger Rachel Jordan, a Bright Horizons employee, mom of two children, ages 2 and 6, and moderator of our recent webinar Beyond Screen Time: Raising Children in the Digital Age. ...

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#BH5MinFix: 6 Small Ways to Teach Kids to Be Kind

#BH5MinFix: 6 Small Ways to Teach Kids to Be Kind

Our #BH5MinFix series is all about sharing tips and tricks for common parenting scenarios and sources of stress. Every week we choose a topic and invite you to share your tips on Bright Horizons’ social ...

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Holiday Random Acts of Kindness for Kids

Holiday Random Acts of Kindness for Kids

My favorite part of the holidays is watching my kids joyfully soak up all the wonders of the season – from decorating the tree to making our annual “too much sugar” decorated cookies and from ...

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Simple Ways to Teach Children to Be Grateful

Simple Ways to Teach Children to Be Grateful

“Mommy, you’re supposed to say ‘You’re Welcome.’ When I say ‘Thank You’…you say that. Okay?” It’s conversations like this one with my 4-year-old son that remind me, no matter how crappy I’d been at handling the ...

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The Work of the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children

The Work of the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children

Have you heard about The Bright Horizons Foundation for Children? The Bright Horizons Foundation for Children is focused on brightening the lives of children, youth, and families in crisis. We do this by creating comforting ...

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#SocialParenting: Share Back-to-School Photos with Pottery Barn Kids & Support Children in Need

#SocialParenting: Share Back-to-School Photos with Pottery Barn Kids & Support Children in Need

As a busy parent, is back-to-school preparation already starting to creep into the back of your mind? You’re not alone. It often seems like back-to-school shopping and planning starts earlier each year. Make your back-to-school shopping trips ...

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7 Summer Activities to Grow A Giving Child

7 Summer Activities to Grow A Giving Child

Today’s post is courtesy of Jenny Friedman – founder and executive director of Doing Good Together. Jenny was an expert contributor to our recent Bright Horizons Family Matters parent webinar Growing Givers: Raising Socially Repsonsible Children. 7 Ways for Children to Give Back During ...

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