Mom Must-Haves: Lifestyle Edition


If you’re anything like us, you enjoy learning about products other moms LOVE! With this in mind, we polled our group of writers, real life Charleston area moms, to find out what they are loving at the moment and would recommend as a must. So whether you’re looking to try something new, treat yourself (or another mom friend), we’ve got you covered!

B. Bristle Block Stackadoos - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

B. Bristle Block Stackadoos

They may look a little different, but these are the real Bristle Blocks you know and love. In B. style, the Bristle Block Stackadoos have been improved with vibrant, modern colours. Chunky, soft pieces are easy to connect and feel good in little hands. Build all kinds of unique creatures, buildings, and more by sticking blocks of various sizes and shapes together. They’re the perfect first Bristle Blocks set or can be combined with other collections to entertain your young child for hours on end. 68 pieces, a full booklet filled with building ideas, and a storage jar with handle are included to hep minimize clutter. Ages 2 years and up.

Joggers - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

Women’s French Terry Joggers

joggers can be tricky. Too long, too shapeless, too warm…but these french terry joggers from Target are perfect! The french terry makes them a great option for cooler Lowcountry mornings and the shorter length is perfect. They have the comfort of sweatpants, but a step up.

Laura Mercier Eye Stick - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

Laura Mercier Caviar Stick Eye Shadow

These cream eye shadow sticks are the best and easiest makeup item you’ll own! Just a quick swipe and you look instantly alive without spending a lot of time, which none of us moms have anyway! Personal favorites include Moonlight and Copper. They don’t budge all day!

Kind Bar MINIS - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

Kind Bar MINIS

These Kind MINIS have been my go-to afternoon snack lately! They satisfy my sweet tooth craving and I don’t feel guilty about it because they are only 90 calories. Plus, that little half of a bar is all I really need!
The Nugget - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

The Nugget

The infinitely configurable play couch made up of four foam pieces: base, cushion, and two triangle pillows. This has been a hit since quarantine! You can do so many different things with it! My son loves to jump off the couch onto it and make a slide!

Kitu Super Creamer - Charleston Moms Must-Have

Kitu Super Creamer

This stuff is the best! I’m trying my best to avoid sugar and this is sweetened with monk fruit, adds protein, and has MCT oil which is a good brain booster, helps with weight loss, and great for heart ❤️ health.

Wonder Works Scooter - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

Wonder Works Micro Maxi Deluxe Scooter

Get moving with the Blue Micro Maxi Deluxe Scooter from Micro Kickboard! An amazingly fun way to encourage outdoor play. Kids can lean to steer the Deluxe Scooter around curves and bends. With adjustable handlebars, this scooter is great for a wide variety of age ranges! My girls ride their micro maxi scooters daily! They are the easiest scooter to ride and they prefer them to bikes. They come in a smaller size too (micro mini) and is a great beginner scooter!
Vibey Soap Company - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

Vibey Soap Co.

Vibey Soap Co. bars made in small batches using the traditional cold process method of soapmaking. Their bars are blended with the a variety of luxury butters & oils such as Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter, Coconut Oil, Olive Oil, Hemp Seed Oil, Avocado Oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Rice Bran Oil, Canola Oil & Castor Oil. Our recipe was developed specifically for those with skin sensitivities & conditions such as Eczema.
Haakaa Generation 1 100ml Silicone Breast Pump - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

Haakaa Generation 1 Silicone Breast Pump

I so wish I had known about this with my 1st and lived by it with my 2nd and can’t wait to have it for the future! The Haakaa Silicone Breast Pump is made of a single piece of 100% silicone and provides an easy, eco-friendly and effective pumping experience! Forget large, loud and complicated automatic pumps that cost hundreds and need to be pulled to pieces and cleaned thoroughly every time you use them – the Haakaa Silicone Breast Pump will change your life! Its compact size fits perfectly into any handbag or baby bag and requires no hard work to use.

Joy-ist Kombucha - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

Joy-ist Kombucha

Jōy-ist Kombucha in Charleston, SC is locally made in the West Ashley neighborhood. Available Kombucha flavors include Pineapple Blueberry, Hibiscus Ginger Rose, Pear Basil, Cayenne Carrot, Lavender Lemonade, and Grape.

The Portable Beach Company Kid & Pet Playpens - Charleston Moms Must-Haves

The California Beach Co Portable Kid & Pet Playpens

Freestanding and portable, only 7.2 lbs, the Pop N’ Go is perfect for use inside or outdoors. Large enough for multiple kids – 59″ inches wide by 40″ tall from the base to the top of the upper netting and 48″ to the very top. It includes a UV shade cover, making this a perfect protective UV tent for babies and pets! The lightweight, reinforced fiberglass frame comes fully assembled and unfolds in seconds – perfect for moms!