Caroline Dettman

Caroline Dettman
Caroline is a married mom of two; an infant daughter and toddler son. Living out her dreams as a stay-at-home-mom, Caroline loves being able to raise her own family in the same MetroWest area in which she was born and raised. Having always enjoyed writing, Caroline spends nap time posting on her blog, Caroline in the Suburbs, and contributing here on Central Mass Mom. She is a big sports fan, especially hockey, and has adopted her husband's hometown football team, the Packers. Caroline loves meeting and networking with fellow area moms, exploring new playgrounds and favorite walking trails, and an enormous chai tea latte.
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I Will Always Want One More … I Think

I am blessed and lucky enough to have two children. A son and a daughter. Do I want a third? Or is my family complete? I will always want one more...I think I've asked my friends...

Where to Find Formula in Massachusetts

First of all, I think we can all agree that however you choose to feed your baby, they deserve to be fed. In February, one of the country's largest formula producers recalled their products...
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10 Rainy Day Activities in Central Mass and Beyond

April showers might bring May flowers, but they also bring days cooped up inside with cabin fever! Bust those rainy day blues with a day trip to one of these destinations for loads of...
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Family Traditions Aren’t Just for the Holidays

Growing up, I loved traditions. I clung to the fact that I knew what to expect when holidays rolled around, and I looked forward to using my favorite traditions with my own family one...

Fun and Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts

I love doing holiday-themed crafts with my kids! Their memory boxes are already filling up with assorted drawings and pasted-together cards. While sometimes I have a specific holiday craft in mind, other times I...
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5 Things to Leave Behind in the New Year

I'm not one for New Year's Resolutions. I don't like to put myself into situations where the odds are good that I'll let myself down. And besides, who says there's anything about me that...
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Giving Back as a Family this Holiday Season

As we close out the calendar year, it is a good time to reflect on our blessings and give back to our community. Giving back as a family can be a great way to...
10 holiday attractions worth the drive

10 Holiday Attractions Worth the Drive

Have you checked out all the holiday events in your own backyard and are looking for some new sights and activities this year? Maybe you're looking to pack your weekends full of adventures after...