Mad Hatter Tea Party at The Children’s Museum in Easton

April 29, 2011 1

Do you have a little Alice in Wonderland fan at home? Take them to The Children’s Museum in Easton’s Mad Hatter Tea Party on Thursday, May 26th, from 11am-2pm, (rain date of June 2nd). There will be cupcakes and lemonade, super silly lawn games, and decorating an oversized over-the-top-hat! Miss Candy will be bringing furry white rabbits for you kids to pet. Kerry, the museum’s Exploring Music teacher, will lead children in zany song and dance. And stylists from The Hair Cuttery in Easton will be there to make guests look like Alice and the Mad-Hatter himself, how fun!

Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Zoo!

April 28, 2011 0

Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Franklin Park and Stone zoos on Sunday, May 8 with FREE ADMISSION for all mothers throughout the day and goodie bags for the first 100 moms. Complimentary goodie bags will be filled with fun gifts, and discount offers for children’s music and books, cleaning and meal services, stationery and gifts, and custom photography and videos, all drawn from local, independent mom-owned businesses.

{Recipe} Easy Trail Mix

April 26, 2011 0

Whether our plans are to head to the museum or the mall, my purse is always stocked with munchies for the kids. I try to go as healthy as possible, for their sake and mine, since I’m usually dipping into their snack bags myself. Today, Sue (from What’s Cookin’ at Sue’s) shares a great, easy Trail Mix Recipe, perfect for trips to the park, the zoo, or even a picnic in the backyard…

Choosing a Point & Shoot Camera

April 25, 2011 0

Photographs are so important to us moms (and dads), and the right camera makes all the difference in the world! There’s nothing more frustrating than thinking you captured the perfect holiday memory, only to find that your image is blurry, or that you missed the shot altogether because your camera is too slow! It helps to start with a few good recommendations and narrow down the list based on your own preferences. (Spoken from someone who just completed this process myself!) Today, guest contributors Marge and Natalie from Ladybug Photography share their thoughts on picking the right point and shoot camera for you…

Kids Bowl Free All Summer Long

April 22, 2011 0

Do your kids love bowling? Do you love getting a bargain? Sign up for the Kids Bowl Free program this summer and receive weekly coupons to select local bowling alleys!

{Giveaway} The Great Cloth Diaper Change

April 20, 2011 11

Join thousands of mamas and babies worldwide to set a Guinness World Record for the most babies changed into cloth diapers at once! Mamas Move and Cutie Booties Modern Cloth Diapers invite you to the south shore location of Mamas Move (Norwell) for the Great Cloth Diaper Change on Saturday, April 23 from 11am – 12:35pm. Whether you’re an experienced cloth family or just want to try it for fun, all are welcome to join this “green” event!

{Giveaway} Lil’ Red Wagon Sale

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It’s almost time for the Lil’ Red Wagon Sale spring event on April 29th & 30th at Lantana’s in Randolph. If you’re looking for a bargain, be sure to stop by for deals on baby, kids, and maternity clothing, shoes, and accessories, toys, gear and more! Consigners, you have until midnight on Monday, April 25th to enter your items into Lil’ Red Wagon’s online system, there’s still time to clean out those closets! Now, just in time for the event, we’ve got a giveaway for you!

The {Big Apple} Circus is in Town!

April 15, 2011 0

The circus is in town! The Big Apple Circus is back in Boston with performances at City Hall Plaza through May 15th. Their new show, Dance On, is performed under an intimate big top with no seats more than 50 feet away from the ring and all the action. You’ll see monocyclists, lasso twirlers, contortionists, miniature horses, jugglers, clowns and more! Now see the show for less with a special discount code!

Creative Easter Eggs

April 14, 2011 0

Last year we had fun getting creative with Easter Egg Dyeing, and we’re on the search for more ideas this year. Whether you’re looking for somthing simple or super crafty, we’ve got some ideas for you!

{FREE} Toe Jam Puppet Band Concert in Hanson

April 13, 2011 0

On Saturday April 30th, celebrate Earth Day with a FREE concert by the TOE JAM PUPPET BAND! If you haven’t been to one of their shows before, you are missing out!

Green Hanson and the Hanson Children’s Museum invite your family to day of fun and education. Teach your children about our environment, gardening, saving energy and much more! In addition to the FREE Toe Jam Puppet Band concert, kids can enjoy face painting, tattoos, rock painting, jumpies, games and raffles, for fun that the whole family will enjoy.

Get Walking with the 10K A Day Challenge!

April 12, 2011 0

Today’s post comes from our Health & Fitness contributor, Nikki from A Healthy Balance… April 6th was National Start Walking Day! That means lace up those sneakers and get moving for the 10K a Day Challenge! Why 10K? 10,000 steps a day is equal to the recommended 30 minutes of activity each day.

Free Easter Printables

April 11, 2011 1

Today Kristin shares some beautiful Easter Printables! Printables are an easy, inexpensive way to add a little holiday flair to your home. This collection comes in two color schemes, both are just gorgeous. If you’re new to the printables world, check out Kristin’s tips on creative ways to decorate with this collection.

{Recipe} Homemade Pancakes

April 8, 2011 0

At What’s Cookin’ at Sue’s, you’ll find lots of great, easy recipes for home cooked meals, snacks and desserts. Today, Sue shares her recipe for Home Made Pancakes, yum!

I usually do my grocery shopping on Sundays. Around here, the food supply is quite low on Sunday mornings. What I almost always have is the right ingredients to make pancakes…

South Shore Plaza Moms Night Out 2011

April 6, 2011 0

Get out for a much deserved night with the girls at the South Shore Plaza’s Mom’s Night Out! There will be food, cocktails, entertainment, makeovers, dancing, goodie bags, raffle prizes and more!

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