Garden growing: Developing your green thumb

Garden growing: Developing your green thumb

It all begins with a tiny seed. Sown in soil beneath the earth, until one day, like magic, it springs from the dirt. With its awakening comes sustenance, a pop of color, a familiarity. Whether planting a herb or vegetable garden, or sprucing up your yard with a flock...
Spring in the City: Rail Trail, Parks, Dunes – Oh My!

Spring in the City: Rail Trail, Parks, Dunes – Oh My!

Spring has nearly sprung, and with it comes warmer weather and an increased appetite to enjoy the outdoors. After a long fall and winter spent primarily indoors, the change in seasons couldn’t have come at a better time. March 14 prompts us to “spring ahead,” giving...
Thumbs Up to Vaccines

Thumbs Up to Vaccines

A year ago, COVID-19 (a novel coronavirus), was hardly a concern. Fast forward one year later and physicians at Newburyport Family Practice are doing their part in ensuring we diminish its impact on our lives once again. After a record-breaking push by pharmaceutical...
Halloween Houses Decorated Around Newburyport

Halloween Houses Decorated Around Newburyport

Newburyport Halloween: An Interview with Jillian McLaughlin Tilley For this year’s Halloween celebrations, Newburyport resident Jillian McLaughlin Tilley created “Spooky Halloween Homes of Newburyport.” It’s a publicly accessible map that allows Newburyport families...
Halloween: A Great Time to Get Out

Halloween: A Great Time to Get Out

Happy Halloween! Parents across the Northeast have begun reaching out to ask: How can my child enjoy this spooky holiday safely? From alternative party ideas to costume recommendations, we have ideas to work together and make this Halloween a safe and fun success....
Back-to-Normal During Back-to-School: Tips for Parents

Back-to-Normal During Back-to-School: Tips for Parents

Masks, symptoms screens and social distancing—this year’s back-to-school routine might feel a little surreal. While staying healthy in the fall is always a priority, in 2020 it’s more important than ever. Here are some of Newburyport Family Practice’s top tips for...