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I've still got some naughty & nice to cover on my list– so let's make it short and sweet today, ok?

Need a sitter? Go here>
A snarky look at "simple Christmas"?  Go here>
Local gift ideas for a foodie? Go here>
Out of town guests that need entertaining?  Go here>
You have time to bake cookies? {well done!}  Go here>
Gift ideas for your fitness buff? Go here>
Ski house hostess gifts?  Go here>
Visual diversions to help you procrastinate? Go here>


Keep Up

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Every Holiday fair, festival and feast you could possibly imagine here in Metro South.

Get your schedule here>


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Go here> to see our list of tree pruners, chimney sweeps and window washers– get it done before it's too late Betty.

Betty has inspiration galore for the holidays. Find cookies, wreaths, trees and cocktails on Pinterest.


 Go here> to see all our latest obsessions.





They're favorite recipes given to us by friends in Hingham, Cohasset and beyond.

Find them all here>

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Find nannies, sitters and mother's helpers here>

Your children can list their sitting services here> too-


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It's time Betty– take holiday portraits now with one of these talented photographers. 

Find them all here>

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Crafty ideas that will make your little one's parties creative and easy.

Go here> to see a few ideas.




Find it, sell it, give it away on the Betty Board.  And get a sitter for the holidays, quick!

Blonde Betty's Holiday Cheat Sheet
It's a list of ho-ho-holiday things to do around here.  Go here> for it.

SNAP Registration Open
Tuesdays Jan 13 - March 13 4:00 - 4:45pm
South Shore Country Club
Register your student now for the SNAP Winter bowling program, have fun, socialize and bowl a little!  The program is open to Hingham Public School special needs students ages 4-22. Special equipment will be provided so all can enjoy the sessions. Questions? contact

Have you seen Local Betty's Holiday Pinterest Boards? Go here> to find lots of fabulous holiday inspiration.

School Info

Hingham Schools
East, South, PRS, Foster, HMS & HHS
Sign up for newsletters, follow on twitter all the info you need.
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Hingham Education Foundation (HEF) 
Spelling Bee, Red Apple Program, Fete
Learn about it Here>

Cohasset Schools
Osgood, Deer Hill, CMS and CHS
Lunch Menus, School Calendar and Contact info.
Keep Up Here>

Cohasset Education Foundation (CEF)
Donate to your schools
Go Here>

Norwell Schools
Events, Announcements,Bus routes, you name it.
Keep Up Here>

Scituate Schools
Aspen Log in, contact info, schedules
Keep Up Here>


South Shore Art Center

Cohasset, MA
Find a schedule at South Shore Art Center. To help you select a course right for you, read "How to Select a Painting Class: a 101 Guide"

Hingham Rec Center
All Ages classes
Hingham Recreation Center>
for a schedule

South Shore Community Center
Cohasset, MA
Go to South Shore Community Center> for classes

Norwell Rec Center
All ages programs
Go to Norwell Recreation Center> for classes

Cohasset Yoga
Go Here> for schedule


Click to visit....

Hingham Public Library

Paul Pratt Public Library {Cohasset}

Norwell Public Library

James Library {Norwell}

Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Harvard Natural History Musuem

ICA {Institure of Contemporary Art}

Peabody Essex Museum

Eric Carle Museum of Picturebook Art

DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum


Youth Sports information - go here>

High School schedules and info- go here>