We can’t believe it’s been a whole year since South Shore Mamas was born! As our little website graduates from infancy and moves on to toddlerhood, we want to thank our loyal readers for checking [read more]
As part of our back to school prep, I’ve been on the search for a great reusable water bottle to send along with my son to first grade. I wanted something sturdy, leak-proof, and cool enough to meet his approval! Here, in no particular order of preference, are my top 4 picks…
The Grand Opening of Stroller Strides Milton has been rescheduled for this Wednesday, September 1st. Class begins at 9:30am, so grab your stroller, bring the tots, and join the celebration! The day will start with an amazing workout for you and your tots – 60 minutes of cardio, strength training, and fun games for the baby too. Raffle prizes and food will follow.
The 2010 Life is good Festival at Blue Hills will take place September 11th & 12th at Prowse Farm in Canton. The festival is a two-day celebration of music and optimism, featuring three stages of diverse live music, hands-on games, interactive arts activities and the “Good Kids” zone — home to the top acts in kids entertainment. [read more]
This Saturday, August 28th, the South Shore Plaza is holding their Back At It – Back to School event from 12pm-3pm in the center court in front of Macy’s. The event will feature all things back to school and back to the grind! [read more]
Fun Free Fridays has had an overwhelming turnout this year so far! Earlier this summer, the Museum of Fine Arts saw 11,049 visitors, and the Franklin Park Zoo had 17,230 visitors! For the Grand Finale of Fun Free Fridays, on Labor Day weekend the Highland Street Foundation is opening up venues on Friday September 3rd, and Saturday September 4th too. There will be a total of 16 free admission venues over the course of the weekend! [read more]
Hey Mamas, check out this fun recipe contest from Olivia’s Organics for your chance to win a Williams Sonoma gift certificate!
Olivia’s Organics, maker of organic salads, invites you to celebrate the flavors of the season and your region by sharing your summer harvest recipes. Summer is ripe with ingredients, so channel your inner chef, grab some Olivia’s Organics salad greens and get creative for a chance to win a $500 Williams Sonoma gift certificate and have your recipe featured on their website!
If you haven’t already taken a trip down to The Children’s Museum in Easton, it is definitely worth checking out! The museum in housed in a historic old fire station, and every inch of the building is filled with hands-on displays and exhibits perfect for kids ages 1 to 8! [read more]
The Stroller Stroll returns to the Hanover Mall for a fun-filled day of music, food and activities for all! The money raised will be used to provide specialty equipment and services for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Pediatric programs at South Shore Hospital.
The 8th Annual Stroller Stroll, sponsored by the Friends of Growing Families of South Shore Hospital, will be held on Saturday, August 21 from 9:30am – 1:00pm, at the Hanover Mall. [read more]
In an effort to be more green this school year, I’m switching the kids from our usual plastic bags to reusable sandwich bags, hopefully saving money and doing a bit to save the planet at the same time. There are lots of great options out there for reusable bags, some Velcro, some zippered, and the plenty of patterns and styles to please all three of my kiddos! [read more]
Back-to-School is fast approaching, and amidst trips to the beach and visits to the zoo, fall schedules are in the works! This week’s local business highlight, Drama Kids, is an award-winning after-school theatre program with classes [read more]
This weekend, KidToons presents Strawberry Shortcake – The Glimmerberry Ball Movie! This kids matinee will be shown at noon on Saturday & Sunday, August 14th & 15th. Admission is $3.50. See our post for a list of participating theaters. [read more]
Do you know a tween who loves the Jonas Brothers? Then get together with The Friends of Growing Families, a committee of The Friends of South Shore Hospital and Radio Disney for the Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam celebration at the Hingham Shipyard Ampitheatre on Saturday, August 14 from 3 – 5pm. [read more]
On Saturday, August 14th, LEGO stores will he holding an IMAX Hubble 3D Building Event! Starting at 11am, visit the LEGO store in Braintree (South Shore Plaza) and build the coolest LEGO space ship you can imagine! The first 30 children to build a space ship in each LEGO Store will receive a voucher for a free admission pass to their local IMAX theatre to experience the new IMAX 3D movie Hubble 3D ! Plus, stop in to get a free Hubble 3D poster, while supplies last.
The next time you’re in the mood for a sweet treat, stop by Peaceful Meadows in Whitman. The ice cream is nothing short of delicious, and the kids will get a kick out of watching the cows graze while they nibble their cones. [read more]