Summer Slide – Don’t let Summer Reading Loss happen to your family

Posted by Tara, Ziptivity’s Metro Boston Community Ambassador Summer is almost here, and I’m starting to freak out. No, not about what to do with my kids all summer – Ziptivity has me covered in that area. The problem is Summer Reading Loss! I know you’ve heard of this phenomenon:  when kids aren’t in school … Continue reading

Learn Social Graces at BCAE’s Mind Your Manners Tea Party – and win a pair of tickets!

To enter to win two tickets, please share below an etiquette lesson (or faux pas) that is popular in your house!! One lump or two? Sit down to tea with the Boston Center for Adult Education on Saturday, June 4th, 2011 from 11:00AM to 1:00PM, for a tea sandwich cooking demonstration and an afternoon lesson … Continue reading

Finding joy yet moderation with a sweet tooth – animal, child, even Grampa

Posted by Karly, Ziptivity’s South Shore Community Ambassador So, I’m back.  Sorry I wasn’t available to blog last week, but I had to take care of my Dad who was in the hospital because he had a major heart attack.  Really there is not other way to put it.  I got the call at 6am … Continue reading

Children’s Drop and Shop to the Rescue!

Posted by Ann, Ziptivity’s North Shore Community Ambassador Just in time for spring cleaning and summer shopping, the Children’s Drop & Shop (CD&S for those in the know) comes to the rescue.  I’m a consignor AND a shopper and I will tell you that I wouldn’t miss this event for the world (nor would about 2500 … Continue reading

Who needs American Idol when there’s PawSox Idol!

I have Spring Fever and I want to sing about it!  Actually, I’m not the best singer, although I love to do it.  Many wolves come from all over because they think I am calling them from the wild, but I’m just belting out a note.  There’s only one other person who was blessed with … Continue reading