New moms looking to reclaim their pre-baby shape will probably like what MyStryde has to offer. As Boston’s first treadmill fitness studio, MyStryde will specialize in interval running classes for all skill levels—along…
FlyBarre opens at the Pru
The intense cardio at Flywheel is pretty freaking addictive. And now you can tone up to the same awesome playlists at the studio's new FlyBarre classes. The 45- or 60-minute sessions (from $28) mix light weight training…
New classes at Diaper Lab
If only babies came with instructions. New classes at Diaper Lab cover the basics. Sign up for a doula-taught breastfeeding class to learn about latching, positioning, reading hunger cues, and troubleshooting; or a Newb…
MIT wants to make feeding easier
We don’t know many nursing moms who actually enjoy pumping. But for many of us, it’s a necessity. On September 21, things could take a turn for the better when MIT hosts the Make the Breast Pump Not Suck Hackathon. … Co…
Ready, Set, Kids! opens in Arlington Center
Isis Parenting’s sudden closure earlier this year left so many new moms seeking support. Well, help has finally arrived: Ready, Set, Kids! is set to open this week in Arlington Center (in a previous Isis location). The …
OMBE launches classes for newbies
Ever since Isis shuttered, Boston has been lacking in pre-and-post natal classes. But now OMBE Integrative Health Center is picking up the slack. Big time. They've expanded their offerings to include yoga and Pilates fo…
Local resources for breastfeeding moms
World Breastfeeding Week seems the ideal time to let our nursing moms in on the best local places to find gear and guidance. Gear: Lactation Care (25 Fisher Ave., Newton; 617.244.5593) has a huge online selection of Med…
The best trails for newly motivated runners
Between remembering last year's victims and rooting for all those marathoners today, we're motivated to get moving ourselves. Assuming some of you may be feeling the same way, we've scoured the city for the best undisco…
Where to bring the tots
If your toddler is cool with the dentist, consider yourself lucky. Very lucky. For the rest of us, the best bet is one of these three local practices that specialize in making little patients feel at ease. The staff at …
A new sleep resource center opens
Babies need sleep. And so do parents. To that end, Isis Parenting’s in-house sleep experts, Erin Evans and Meg Casano, have just launched a new consulting service to pick up where the now-defunct parenting support compa…