Healthy Snacks for School the Kids Will Really Love

0.0 00 Since the kids are all out of school, back to school doesn’t really affect me any longer. They do occasionally take snacks to work, and they are always looking for snacks to eat when they’re home. In an effort to keep my grocery bill from exploding, I’ve been trying to offer more homemade snacks. […]

Back to School Checklist for Parents of Tweens and Teens

0.0 00 Looking for a back to school checklist? The kids (finally) go back to school this week!  To say that I’m excited is an understatement. The kids work better with a routine and honestly, working from home is more challenging when your kids are home all day. This is especially true when they are […]

Back to College Essentials

0.0 00 This post brought to you by Brita. All opinions are 100% mine. We are just a few days away from both kids going back to school.  I can honestly say that I am in no way finished with getting all the back to college essentials on my list but thankfully I have made […]

End of the Year and Back to School Teacher Survival Kit DIY

0.0 00 I’m starting to get excited for back to school time!  Our kids go back to school at the end of August so I have a few more weeks to get organized and prepared.  I’ve already gotten that HUGE stack of papers in the mail that I have to fill out every year. It […]

Top 10 Must Have Dorm Essentials

0.0 00 This article is sponsored by Kleenex + Walmart. I know, it’s hard to believe that summer is almost over. It seems like only yesterday that I was looking forward to a break from the day to day rush of school. Unfortunately, the kids will be going back to school in just a few […]

Back to School Command Center and Free Printable

0.0 00 Do you need a back to school command center? Staying organized during the school year can be challenging.  There is a constant stream of paper and information coming home with the kids from school. We have calendars, lunch menus, upcoming projects, fundraisers, sports physical forms, team sports practice calendars and so on.  In […]

Homemade Teacher Gifts – Apple Grapevine Wreath

0.0 00 Homemade teacher gifts are the perfect way to thank that special teacher at the end of the school year.  Our school year ends in the beginning of June here in Vermont. Now is the time that everyone is searching for that perfect gift for their child’s teacher on that special Teacher’s Day.  I […]

Safe Back to School Tips for Students and Families

0.0 00 Take time to discuss these safe back to school tips with your kids before the school year begins. As parents, we focus on back to school purchases like clothes, backpacks and school supplies. But, being ready for back to school also involves talking to our kids about health and safety. This is often […]

10 Healthy Tips to Get Your Kids Ready for Back to School

0.0 00 It’s time to get your kids ready for back to school! Doesn’t it seem like the summer goes by too quickly? Or, maybe you’ve been looking forward to back to school time for a few weeks already. Either way, it’s time to prepare for back to school now so you’re not rushed in […]