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…
Flywheel spin studio is headed our way
Most of our mom friends in New York and Los Angeles are obsessed with Flywheel. We've been waiting (and waiting) for our turn, and are psyched to report the indoor spin classes are finally opening here—at the Pru—this f…
Boston NAPS adds a concierge service
We find comfort in the thought of culling advice from a pair of labor and delivery nurses. That's why we're passing along the news that Boston NAPS, a local night nursing service, has just added a concierge service to i…
Herbstalk offers tips for treating baby ailments sans chemicals
Herbstalk is coming to Somerville’s Center for Arts at the Armory on June 8 and 9. The symposium is focused on holistic health, with a notable emphasis on babies and children. On June 8, naturopathic physician Dr. Katie…
What A Week . . .
Like everyone around the country, we were shocked and heartbroken by the vicious attacks in Boston on Monday. Many of us here at StrollerTraffic have deep Boston roots; some of us are runners; and all of us are pulling …
Scientists and chefs sound off on gluten, nuts, and more
Childhood food allergies are becoming more and more prevalent, and no one is sure exactly why. Which is frustrating (and scary) for moms of allergy-prone kids. On Friday, April 19th, allergy experts from Mass General an…
OMBE launches classes for new moms

On April 4, Copley Square’s OMBE (One Mind Body Earth) is launching a weekly post-natal Pilates class. The hour-long session meets Thursdays at 11am, and focuses on rebuilding strength where new moms need i…

The Honest Company arrives at Isis

Founded last year by Jessica Alba and environmental health guru Christopher Gavigan, the Honest Company has quickly become one of the most respected baby brands on the market. But until now . . . .