Happy Birthday to Us!

August 31, 2010 2

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

Shopping: Kids Water Bottles

August 30, 2010 1

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…

Stroller Strides Grand Opening in Milton

August 29, 2010 0

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.

Edaville Railroad Fall 2010

August 25, 2010 0

This fall at Edaville Railroad, you can see Thomas the Train, Hello Kitty, Curious George and more! See our entire article for the full fall lineup.

Life is Good Festival at Blue Hills

August 24, 2010 0

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.

Back At It Event at the South Shore Plaza

August 22, 2010 0

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!

Fun Free Fridays – Grand Finale Weekend!

August 22, 2010 0

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!

Recipe Contest from Olivia’s Organics

August 19, 2010 0

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!

A Visit to the Children’s Museum in Easton

August 18, 2010 0

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!

This Weekend – 8th Annual Stroller Stroll in Hanover

August 17, 2010 0

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.

Back to School: Reusable Sandwich and Snack Bags

August 16, 2010 2

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!

Drama Kids After School Program

August 16, 2010 0

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

Around Town: August 14th & 15th

August 13, 2010 0

Looking to make plans this weekend? We’ve got some great local events happening Aug 13th – 15th that you may want to check out!

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