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An Easy Weeknight Recipe: Meatballs in Marinara Sauce

An Easy Weeknight Recipe: Meatballs in Marinara Sauce

Meatballs are one of those go-to meals that every mom needs in her tool bag. Not only do my kids love them as much as we do, but they can be customized to everyone’s preference and dietary restrictions. Celiac disease? Use gluten-free breadcrumbs. Trying to limit...

A Delicious Way to Boost Heart & Brain Health: CocoaVia™

A Delicious Way to Boost Heart & Brain Health: CocoaVia™

As busy moms, we love finding products that can help us stay healthy that fit seamlessly into our daily lives and routine. Our newest partner, supplement brand CocoaVia™, does just that. Available in both a yummy powder mix and an easy to swallow capsule, it is a...

Signs You’re Done Having Kids

Signs You’re Done Having Kids

Along with the decision to have a child, the decision to stop having kids is one of the biggest a couple can make. And like all important choices, it’s not always clear cut. “I think it is more difficult for some couples because of expectations or previous plans, as...

Coronavirus: How to Protect Your Family

Coronavirus: How to Protect Your Family

 Coronavirus. We’ve all been hearing about it—and seeing some pretty dramatic images and stats in the news—but what exactly is it, and how concerned should we actually be?By definition, a coronavirus is common virus that causes relatively harmless cold...

How To: Keep the Family Schedule Chaos in Control

How To: Keep the Family Schedule Chaos in Control

Running a household with kids can feel a lot like herding animals—nobody ever stops moving, and usually always in different directions. Sticking to a schedule will lower stress and prevent meltdowns - for kids and moms alike. Here are some smart tips from Megan...

The Wellness Benefits of Wine

The Wellness Benefits of Wine

  Before we get started, let’s be clear–no doctor, researcher, or wellness expert of any kind would argue that heavy drinking is good for anyone. And moms have to be particularly careful when and how much we drink, from the obvious (keeping kiddos safe) to the...

Pink Hot Chocolate Sticks

Pink Hot Chocolate Sticks

Need a festive, easy recipe that the kids will love for Valentine’s Day? Try these Valentine’s Day Pink Hot Chocolate sticks! There are only 2 ingredients… and they’re super simple!   Ingredients: pink melt-able chips, festive sprinkles, festive sticks (bows are...

Meet The Team Behind Stryke Club Skincare

Meet The Team Behind Stryke Club Skincare

Like many of our favorite products, Stryke Club was founded by moms—four of them. They all have their own unique professional backgrounds—Nicole Brooks is a family therapist; Sheilagh Maguiness, MD, is a pediatric dermatologist; Darci Rosenblum is a product...

Chocolate Treats For Mom & Kids

Chocolate Treats For Mom & Kids

In honor of Valentine’s day, TSSM has two popular chocolate dessert recipes thanks to Naturally Lara! All of Lara's recipes are vegan, gluten-free, and refined-sugar free! Below you'll find one recipe just for you mamas and another for your kiddos. Take...

Meet The Staff: Goldfish Swim School Rockland

Meet The Staff: Goldfish Swim School Rockland

Meet some of the Goldfish Swim Staff & Be sure to visit them in Rockland and say hello!   Name: Molly Mclellan   Joined Goldfish Family: September 2018   Finish the sentence: Swimming is...AWESOME!   What do you love...

No Candy? No Problem! Cute Valentine’s Day Ideas

No Candy? No Problem! Cute Valentine’s Day Ideas

Candy and cards are a classic combo for class Valentine’s gifts, but with more school’s broadening food bans (from peanuts to wheat to, in some cases, all sweets), non-food related choices can be a safer bet. Even if your school is still cool with candy, other parents...

Valentine’s Day Crafts

Valentine’s Day Crafts

This story was provided by  Maria Provenzano, Lifestyle + DIY Expert of Hallmark’s Home and Family and founder of From Scratch.  Searching for some creative and fun ways to celebrate Valentine’s with your little ones this year? Well, as a self-appointed Valentine’s...

Valentine’s Day Traditions

Valentine’s Day Traditions

Starting a new tradition with my little ones this Valentine's Day! Heart Notes As they wake up, they will find a new heart with something I love about them. I would love to see your heart notes this week! Make sure to tag @thesouthshoremoms on Instagram to share the...

Meet the Mom Behind Dune Jewelry

Meet the Mom Behind Dune Jewelry

Meet Holly Daniels Christensen, the Founder & CEO of Dune Jewelry, which is a unique, “Experiential Jewelry” brand. “We use sand and natural elements from thousands of locations around the world to create jewelry that holds your personal experiences…tangible...

SuperBowl 2020: Football PB Dip

SuperBowl 2020: Football PB Dip

This easy, no-bake dessert dip from Lynn Lilly, the talented mama behind the Craft Box Girls blog uses basic pantry ingredients like peanut butter, chocolate chips and pretzels. We’ll be making it for the Super Bowl and then again for Valentine’s Day—simply swapping...

Superbowl 2020: Crafts

Superbowl 2020: Crafts

Whether your kids are into football or not, having something to keep them occupied during the big game is a must. All the adults will then be able to enjoy the action on the field (not to mention the commercials and the very anticipated half time show!). Check out 4...

Covering the Crown & More with Royal Expert Diane Clehane

Covering the Crown & More with Royal Expert Diane Clehane

Besides Brad and Jen’s recent reunion at the SAG Awards, the biggest story in the celebrity news cycle is Prince Harry and Meghan Markle effectively relinquishing their official royal status and moving to Canada. And nobody is more entrenched in the story than Diane...

How Not to Hate Your Husband: Five Things To Do Everyday

How Not to Hate Your Husband: Five Things To Do Everyday

  First comes love. Then comes marriage. Then comes baby….and hating your husband? Doesn’t sound too romantic, but we can all agree that new factors like exhaustion, lack of personal time and mom guilt aren’t exactly aphrodisiacs - and we haven’t even...

No Sitter? No Problem.

No Sitter? No Problem.

A regular date night out is a great thing, if you can make it happen. As any good therapist (or Instagram meme…) would say, the foundation of your family started with your relationship, so keeping it strong will benefit everyone. But date nights can be tricky to plan...

Post Baby Pelvic Health 101

Post Baby Pelvic Health 101

This post was provided by Caryn McAllister, PT, DPT  After giving birth, your new bundle will naturally be your top priority. But as they say on airplanes, you need to put your oxygen mask on first. It’s vital to consider your own postpartum care, even though your...

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