The holidays are officially over and the countdown to summer is here! And, we all know what comes along with summer – lots of water fun! Click here to read about why it’s a great time to get back in swim lessons and to get in on a special winter offer!
Many of us are looking for ways to take better care of ourselves as we enter into this new year! Our list of gyms and wellness facilities offer a variety of women- and mom-friendly workout options sure to peak your interest. Whether you prefer to workout on your own or bring your children along, there’s something here for everyone!
Did you know that January is National Oatmeal Month? It’s a perfect family-friendly breakfast, because everyone can add their own mix-ins and toppings. You can even make it in the slow cooker overnight for an easy weekday breakfast. We love this version from The BakerMama. We asked Maegan about this beautiful board, her kids’ favorite toppings and her plans for 2022.
Spending part of summer living independently from Mom and Dad is one of those amazing experiences that will stay with your child forever. Use our Camp & Program Guide to learn about some of the top sleepaway camp options throughout the United States as well as teen tours, educational programs and even community service opportunities.
This weeks Meet a Mom interview is with Dr. Chi Mba of Missouri City! Dr. Chi, proud mother of five, owns and manages Chi Family Dental located off Hwy 6 in the Sienna area. We asked Dr. Chi to share about juggling motherhood and a business, self care and what inspired her to enter the field of dentistry. We think you’ll be surprised to learn about the one thing people don’t know about her!
One of the easiest ways to load up on all the good stuff—vitamins, fiber, protein, and antioxidants—is to blend them into a smoothie. Check out this yummy blueberry version that adds a simple yet unexpected ingredient you’ll never even know is there!
This weeks Meet a Mom interview is with local Tinkergarten teacher, Mrs. Amber (Reynolds)! Tinkergarten is an outdoor educational program with a play based curriculum for infants, toddlers and young children. We asked Amber to share more about her Tinkergarten classes, mom life, favorite places around town and more!
2021 has been full of AMAZING content on our blog! This is where we feature and introduce local moms, local businesses (usually women- or mama-owned) and exclusive opportunities or savings for our audience. Here are the Top 5 Must-Read Blog posts of 2021!
Meet the mom behind South Houston Moms and read about her interesting background, intentions with the site, and what she wants other moms in the area to know!
Did you know 55% of kids living in poverty or crisis don’t have access to new underwear? Undies for Everyone is currently hosting their first ever Arts for Undies Raffle, a special collaboration between the Houston arts and attractions community. In exchange for a raffle entry, you are entered into a drawing for tickets to a local performance or attraction of your choice! Read all the details and how to enter here.
Full of sparkling lights, festive cheer and the jolliest decorations, South Houston Mom’s Christmas Lights Tour offers a magical activity this season. View cheery front yards…including 3 sparkling light shows, shimmering trees, animated musical shows and ringing sleigh bells—sure to delight everyone!
Have you started (or finished?!) your holiday gift shopping for your kids? Recently, Layla Lisiewski, co-founder and CEO of The Local Moms Network, appeared on CNBC to discuss how supply chain issues were adding another layer of holiday stress for parents this season. Read more here for her recommended gift picks for kids.
Samantha Schlanger is the School Therapist at the British International School of Houston. As a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Family and Marriage Therapist, she has some great tips on well-being for moms! See what she has to say about self-care during the holidays here.
The most wonderful time of the year is upon us and it’s the perfect time to start thinking about scheduling family photos! South Houston Moms is proud to support these women-owned small business photographers and it is our pleasure to connect them with you.
Recently, we shared all about our favorite new kids’ fashion find, Rockets of Awesome. It is a mom-founded brand of adorable clothes that can be bought online and through their time-saving subscription model. We’re still stocking up on festive holiday looks and classic pieces from their Winter collection for kids, and were thrilled when we heard they were launching a Mini collection for babies! See all the cuteness here.
Recently, we shared the story of our favorite organic mattress brand, My Green Mattress, including an interview with cofounder Tim Masters. We just love how Tim and his wife Cindy launched the brand to help their young daughter (and other kids like her) who are suffering from allergies and eczema. Read more here about their HUGE Black Friday sale and special savings for our followers!
If you’re regularly buying books, whether it’s for bedtime stories, book club, your child’s textbooks or holiday gifts, those prices can really add up. That’s why we’re thrilled to introduce SecondSale.com, an online marketplace for new and used books. Learn more about it here!
Let’s face it, regularly mulching our yards may fall to the wayside on our home maintenance checklist, but after speaking with Ashley Magliaro, fellow mama and Owner/Operator of Sienna Mulch, we should all consider making it a priority. Read here to find out why.
Now that Halloween is over, you’re probably already thinking of ways to get the candy out the house. There are lots of good places to donate, from shelters to dentists’ offices to the military, but we stumbled upon this smart idea from The Baker Mama and wanted to share it.
Pumpkins, Festivals and Hayrides, OH MY! If you’re looking to get out and enjoy the local fall festivities you’re in the right place. Use this guide over and over again all season to find the best of the best!