All posts by Wendy Issokson

Setting your kids up for success with homework

  We want our kids to thrive in school, right? Getting their homework done with less hassle, less stress and everything to help them succeed is one important way to do that. Here are some helpful tips for creating the perfect space for them to complete their homework at home with the prefect space to…

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7 Great After-School Programs & Activities in DOT

As summer is coming to a close and school is starting up soon, it’s time to start thinking about after-school programs and activities for your children. Whether it’s homework help, arts, sports, or socializing with friends, there are plenty of great options right here in Dorchester. We compiled a list of our top picks in…

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8 Free Things to do with Your Kids this Summer in Boston

Need something to do with the kiddos? On a budget? Need to cool down in the summer heat? Here’s a few things we’ve come up with for you. 1. Ryan Playground/Spray Park More like a full-fledged water park than a spray park, with lifeguards on duty. Includes a large wading pool that even big kids…

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Allergies at Chill on Park

“Every three minutes in the U.S. an allergic reaction sends someone to the hospital” –FARE If you or someone you know has an allergy to food, you know the struggle it can be to dine out, especially if it’s a severe reaction. At Chill on Park: We take allergies seriously. All new staff watches training…

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Chill on Park: Two Years in Business

We’re excited to have celebrated our two-year-anniversary on May 15th! With all the excitement of another year ahead, we’ve been reflecting on the wonderful things that have happened at Chill on Park so far. Where do we even begin? Since opening in May of 2015, Chill on Park has supported more than 30 local organizations…

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Brush Up Your Ice Cream Lingo

Brush Up Your Ice Cream Lingo

Ice cream season is starting and we’re ready to scoop up plenty of treats for you! From our Frappes to Ice Cream Sandwiches, we have a wide selection of ice cream indulgences to choose from; but do you know which is which? Is a Frappe the same as a Milkshake?  What exactly is a Banana…

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Chill on Park Ice Cream Cake

Ice Cream Birthday Party DIY Inspo

Spring is just around the corner and we are so ready for it (seriously, what’s with this #MAsnow in March?). And as the flowers and trees bloom back to life, we are reminded of this time of renewal, transformation, and reflection. Spring is also the season of celebration in many cultures. We love celebrating all…

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Chill on Park Ice Cream Snowman

5 Snow-inspired Projects to Keep You Busy this Winter

Snow has fallen, trees are bare, and temperatures are below 40 degrees: all classic signs that it’s winter here in Boston! Though it’s cold outside, and you probably don’t want to spend too much time out there, we have a few ways to keep busy inside. Beat that winter boredom with these snow-inspired, kid-friendly activities.…

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Keeping it Cool – PR for People Magazine

Read the full article by Matt Robinson here! “While it may be known as “home of the bean and the cod,” MA is also one of the largest consumers of ice cream per capita in the United States. In the summer, that is all fine and good. But how can the Bay State maintain maintain…

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Dorchester Reporter Covered Chill on Park's Holiday Event

An Evening of Holiday Fun – Dorchester Reporter

Did you catch us in the Dorchester Reporter in their December 22, 2016 issue? Read the full issue here, and scroll down to page 9 (People section) to read our story. “Chill on Park, The Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester,and the Boston City Singers hosted an Evening of Holiday Fun on Friday, December 16.…

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