Must Have Homeschool Art Supplies

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Our first official day of homeschool preschool is September 3rd! With a 4 year old (and a 2 year old tagging along) our focus will be super hands-on this year. If the past tells me anything about our upcoming year, our learning will revolve around crafts. My children loves creating and I love seeing all their artwork. Craft time… Read More

A Hot Lunch Brought from Home (VIDEO)

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School has finally started! Kids are happily back in their classrooms with their amazing teachers, fun friends and structured schedule that they thrive on. Last week when we visited our new school and met the kids’ teachers for this year, we found out that my middle son’s classroom has a severe peanut allergy and no… Read More

First Day of Preschool Blues

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As I drove the familiar route home, I glanced in the rear view mirror at his sweet face. “Tell me about your day, Mama?” I started explaining what happened after I had dropped him off at his first day of preschool. My first full day without my boy since he was born, I think. He… Read More

Perfect Pinterest Snacks

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Avocado Cream Cheese Snack Roll Ups /// Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Pizza Sticks /// Dried Cantaloupe /// Apple Cookie /// Cheese and Turkey Roll Up /// Frozen Yogurt Covered Blueberries /// BLT Bites /// Frozen Peanut Butter Snack Square /// Coconut Cream Pie Energy Bites /// Cobb Dip Whether you’re looking for lunch box snacks or… Read More

Back-To-School Shopping For Mom!

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Back-to-school season is in full swing!!! Here in the Northwest we don’t begin classes until after Labor Day, but the stores are full of supplies and my Facebook is full of back-to-school status updates. From what I hear, the supply lists are long and specific! We are launching homeschool preschool this year, but that doesn’t… Read More

Sh*t Parents Say at Back to School Time (VIDEO)

Instead of “How to Monday” this week, we are going to have a little fun with the back-to-school craziness that is upon us! This time of year can be wonderful, amazing, and upsetting depending on you as a parent. No matter how your back-to-school experience is going, if you have a school aged child, you… Read More

Squeezable Fun with Wacky Kinetic Sand (VIDEO)

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Ever heard of Kinetic Sand – the squeezable sand that never dries out? Yeah, me neither but that might be because I rarely watch Nickelodeon and see the Kinetic Sand commercials every 10 minutes. My 9 and 7 year old sure know about it though! “It’s sand that will blow your mind,” they tell me.… Read More

How to Get Your Child Ready for Kindergarten (VIDEO)

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Hey Guys! Welcome back to “How-to Monday”! Today we are talking about getting a child ready for kindergarten. As most of you already know, my little guy is headed to kindergarten in just a few short weeks. This is a VERY big milestone for both the kids and parents (especially the mamas!) in a little… Read More

10 Back To School Clothing Essentials

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As the new school year is almost upon us, we know what’s coming- back to school clothes shopping! From sneakers to shirts, here are 10 trendy and unique items that will have your kids seriously styling as they enter another exciting year!   1. Native Shoes- $34 These shoes are our new favorites, and for… Read More

Tips On Back To School Shopping

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Oh, back to school shopping. You either love it or hate it! After you read these tips on back to school shopping, we think you might love it! They’re going to save you time, money, and stress, so read on. School is starting before you know it!   -Start early. Don’t procrastinate back to school… Read More