{Around Town – Not Here But Near} Bring Your Baby Matinees!

May 31, 2012 1

The folks at The Bump and AMC Theaters are partnering together to help moms and dads catch the latest films in the theater with their babies! The Bring Your Baby Matinees program will be held on the first Tuesday of each month at 68 theaters around the country.

{Around Town} 2012 Strawberry Dessert Festival Opens June 1

May 30, 2012 1

For the month of June, chefs in greater Boston and beyond will offer fresh strawberry-themed creations in the 5th annual Strawberry Dessert Festival, to benefit Mass Farmers Markets (MFM). From traditional strawberry shortcake to a 5-course strawberry tasting menu, you will surely find a treat to enjoy!

{Giveaway} Win a Dozen Cupcakes from Wicked Good Cupcakes!

May 28, 2012 78

Wicked Good Cupcakes, the name says it all, doesn’t it? Located in Cohasset, Wicked Good Cupcakes is made up of the talented mother daughter team of Tracey Noonan and Danielle Desroches. Together they make delicious cupcake creations like Cookies and Cream, Mocha Madness, and many more. Looking at their cupcake menu makes this mama’s mouth water!

Countdown to Summer

May 25, 2012 0

Summer is just around the corner, and the number of days left until school lets out is getting wonderfully small! If you (and your kiddos) are looking forward to the lazy, unscheduled days of summer as much as we are, you’ll love these fun Countdown to Summer ideas posted by Shannon over at The Enchanted Yankee.

{Giveaway} There They Grow Again Children’s Resale Event

May 20, 2012 45

The weather has finally turned {mostly} warm here in New England, are your kids’ closets ready? If you’re looking to stock up on shorts, tees and other summer essentials, shopping consignment events can save you tons of money. Well Mamas, you’re in luck, the There They Grow Grow Again children’s resale event is coming up on June 30th and July 1st (with special pre-sales on June 29th)! Check out our post for a great giveaway from There They Grow Again!

Dreaming in Color at the Derby Street Shoppes

May 18, 2012 0

The Derby Street Shoppes have chosen their contestants for ‘Dreaming in Color’, a contest and event where teens have the chance to display their creativity and also win $1000! Nine local South Shore ‘Dreaming in Color’ contestants will showcase their talents live this Saturday, May 19th at Hidden Pond, located behind Whole Foods Market at Derby Street.

EarthFest Celebration at the Hatch Shell

May 17, 2012 0

On Saturday, May 19, 2012, Radio 92.9 takes over the DCR Hatch Memorial Shell in Boston for the 19th Annual EarthFest Celebration. This kick-off to summer is the perfect activity for the entire family with music for kids, interactive activities and a host of organizations designed to raise awareness on steps individuals can take to make a difference.

{Around Town} Free Car Seat Safety Check

May 13, 2012 0

Stop by the South Shore Hospital this weekend for a FREE care seat safety checkpoint. Learn from certified technicians about the proper sizing of car seats and restraints; product recalls, defects and expirations; and proper car-seat installation.

Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer – Eating Sweets for a Great Cause!

May 10, 2012 0

Enjoy a sweet for a good cause this week during Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer, an event that brings together hundreds of local restaurants, bakeries and cafes, all with the goal of raising money for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Their mission is simple, eat sweets to do good things!

Mother’s Day at Derby Street Shoppes

May 9, 2012 3

This Saturday, May 12th, the Derby Street Shoppes in Hingham will be hosting a Potted Flower Sale and Flower Pot Decorating Fundraising Event to benefit the Germantown Neighborhood Center in Quincy! Stop by the Giving House (next to R.E.I) to pick out the perfect flower plant for the mom in your life and personalize a terra cotta pot to go with it!

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