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Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti!

Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti!

There’s a time and place for cooking an elaborate meal, and it’s not during the week. Especially in the fun but frenetic weeks between school finishing up and camp beginning. This one-pan skillet spaghetti recipe from Kathleen, the mom behind CatwithaK Cooks, is more...

Easy Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread Cookies

Easy Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread Cookies

Early on in the pandemic, we may have overdone it with the banana bread baking. But when we saw these nutritious cookies from our contributor CatwithaK Cooks, we knew we had to try them. Without any added sugar and with plenty of fiber, they make a great breakfast for...

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie

This refreshing smoothie from Elizabeth Lim, the talented mom behind Beach Cities Moms, is an antioxidant and inflammatory powerhouse. Filled with superfoods like cherries and cacao, it can be made with any kind of milk and different types of nut butter. The best...

Meet an Adoptive Mom of Four!

Meet an Adoptive Mom of Four!

This week’s Meet a Mom Interview was shared with us by Iowa City Cedar Rapids Moms. Jennifer Pratt is an Iowa-based mom of four who adopted four boys from Brazilian after battling infertility. Now she has a full house, with Leandro (11), Cristiano (10), Enzo (8) and...

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Thank you to our food contributor CatwithaK Cooks for sharing this delicious plant-based taco recipe with us. Introducing new vegetables (like cauliflower) to kids can be tricky. Experts recommend serving it in a form they are familiar with (in this case, tacos). Try...

The Making Of A Comeback: Why 2021 Is The Ultimate Cinderella Story

The Making Of A Comeback: Why 2021 Is The Ultimate Cinderella Story

This article is written by TSSM’s contributor Joanna Dutra, a member of The Forbes Coaches Council. Creative confidence coach (The Creative Confidant) with a Fortune 500 background, focused on helping clients build their best personal brand. GETTY Aren’t we ready for...

A Chat with Zibby Owens Podcast Host & Author

A Chat with Zibby Owens Podcast Host & Author

Zibby Owens is known for her podcast, Moms Don’t Have Time To Read Books, gaining recognition everywhere from Oprah.com to New York magazine. In 2020, she decided to put together a related anthology, a collection of essays covering topics we all deal with—parenthood,...

Pina Colada Chia Seed Pops

Pina Colada Chia Seed Pops

  This sweet treat from Beach Cities Moms is full of tropical flavors, and since it skips the rum, is a perfect dessert for the whole family. Piña Colada Chia Pops makes 6 popsicles 1 14-ounce can coconut milk ½ cup frozen banana chunks (or 1 small, very ripe...

Meet the Founders of 21Seeds

Meet the Founders of 21Seeds

This week, we’re thrilled to be sharing one of our favorite female-founded brands, 21Seeds.  Lead by three amazing moms, it’s an all-natural line of fruit and botanical-infused tequila. The first thing you need to know about 21Seeds is it’s as far from the harsh...

Cobb Salad Board by The BakerMama

Cobb Salad Board by The BakerMama

  Two things we’re loving right now—food boards and salads. We’ve been sort of obsessed with the gorgeous boards created by The BakerMama for awhile now. And with warmer weather, it feels nice to be turning off the oven for dinner more often, and loading up on...

Entitled Housewife: Comedian Becky Robinson on her Hilarious Character

Entitled Housewife: Comedian Becky Robinson on her Hilarious Character

Becky Robinson as the Entitled Housewife Becky Robinson is the comedian behind Entitled Housewife, one of the funniest spoofs on “mom culture” we’ve seen. Her character sends up all-too-recognizable parts of modern motherhood, from mommy wine culture (in her case,...

Cauliflower Alfredo Pasta

Cauliflower Alfredo Pasta

If you’re trying to sneak more veggies into your family meals, this Cauliflower Alfredo Pasta from our contributor CatwithaK Cooks is a great start. Cauliflower Alfredo Pasta Serves 4 1 small to medium cauliflower, cut into 2-3 inch pieces ½ cup parmesan, grated, plus...

Meet a Dad: Diary of a Wimpy Kid’s Jeff Kinney!

Meet a Dad: Diary of a Wimpy Kid’s Jeff Kinney!

Diary of a Wimpy Kid has sold over 150 million copies, making it one of the bestselling children’s series of all times. Author Jeff Kinney is a verified celebrity in the genre, and was even named one of Time magazine’s Most Influential People.  This week, we’re...

Restaurant Style Caesar Dressing!

Restaurant Style Caesar Dressing!

Need an easy lunch idea for the week? This super simple Restaurant Style Caesar Dressing can be thrown over salad (homemade or bagged) for a quick midday meal. Add grilled or rotisserie chicken strips for protein (or sub in chickpeas for a vegetarian option). And if...

Meet the 143 Exchange Moms

Meet the 143 Exchange Moms

The 143 Exchange is a FREE children's clothing exchange in Cohasset. Read more about the organization in our interview below, plus tips on how you can take care of the planet! Mark your calendars for their next event, May 1st and 2nd, 2021. All are welcome! Where are...

A Conversation with Motivation Guru Gabby Bernstein

A Conversation with Motivation Guru Gabby Bernstein

This story was contributed by our wellness columnist, Michelle Calarco. When I first heard about the concept of “manifesting,” and the idea that you can attract whatever you want, I’ll admit it sounded a bit…well….far-fetched. But getting to know New York Times...

Carrot Spice Snacking Cake

Carrot Spice Snacking Cake

Carrot Spice Snacking Cake Fall may have Pumpkin Spice, but this Spring, we’re all about this Carrot Spice Snacking Cake. Thank you to our contributor, CatwithaK Cooks, for sharing this gluten, butter and oil-free healthy treat!   Carrot Spice Snacking Cake...

Meet the Mom & New York Times-bestselling novelist Laurie Frankel

Meet the Mom & New York Times-bestselling novelist Laurie Frankel

Photo Credit: Natalia Dotto   Check out our interview with New York Times-bestselling novelist Laurie Frankel, whose latest book, One Two Three, comes out in June.  She is best known for her critically acclaimed novel, This is How It Always Is, which follows the...

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