Kids’ Halloween Apparel

It’s that time of year again…the leaves are starting to fall, the scent of pumpkin spice everything and the Spirit Halloween stores start popping up all over, and the Halloween shopping craze begins! 2/4 of my kiddos already had their costumes locked in and were ready to shop, and my other two were very muchContinue reading “Kids’ Halloween Apparel”

School Lunch Ideas

Back to school means back to making school lunches for the crew. Last September is when I really started preparing lunches at home for the kids to take to school. Depending on the school lunch menu, I was making 2/3 kids’ lunches at least three days out of the week. My youngest is very pickyContinue reading “School Lunch Ideas”

Big Kid Room Redo

Time is a thief for real – I can still vividly remember all of the details of the evening that my first daughter was born and now, seven short years later, she has moved into her big-kid room a few weeks shy of entering the second grade! I let her take the creative director rollContinue reading “Big Kid Room Redo”

Back-to-School Shopping

It’s that time of year again…the summer is coming to a close and another school year approaches. What an array of mixed emotions that emerges from both and parents and students – you know what time it is…back-to-school shopping! We’ve done most of our BTS clothes shopping already and we thought that we would shareContinue reading “Back-to-School Shopping”

Target College Essentials

Whether it’s your first time sending a child (more like full-grown adult, right??) off to college or you’re a seasoned pro, those few weeks before the final farewells of summer can be overwhelming with all of the packing and planning! College housing options can vary greatly, from an on-campus dorm room to an off-campus apartment,Continue reading “Target College Essentials”

Woot! x Back-to-School

Amazon’s sister site, Woot!, is a shopping hub for serious savings. You can find awesome deals on so many different items, and if you’re an Amazon Prime member, you also get free shipping! That’s a win-win! It’s that time of summer when you’re starting to prep for the school year ahead, and Woot! has tonsContinue reading “Woot! x Back-to-School”

Kids’ Styles from Target

There’s a few more weeks of summer here and then it’s back to school, and that means shopping for new school supplies, clothes and shoes! Target has a great selection of trendy styles for the kids to choose from this year and a lot of great clothing deals going on too for end of summer!Continue reading “Kids’ Styles from Target”

Boredom Busters

“I’m bored in the house i’m in the house bored”… Oh sorry, nothing to see here! For my house, I fortunately haven’t had to hear those dreaded two little words. Last summer was my first full summer with kids who weren’t doing some kind of summer camp and were literally on summer break from school.Continue reading “Boredom Busters”

Pool Essentials

There’s not much that beats a day at the pool in your own backyard oasis. In-ground, above ground, Intex – no matter what kind of pool you have, you can never have enough pool floats, toys, and entertainment, and I’ve got the 4-1-1 on all of this summer’s pool essentials! This is a must-have, theContinue reading “Pool Essentials”

A-Z Summer Bucket List

Summer break is here! If you’re in the thick of it and looking for some ideas to keep the kids busy, or for rainy day boredom busters, here’s a summer bucket list to help kids and parents survive the long dog days of summer! I’m covering every letter of the alphabet with a fun activity!Continue reading “A-Z Summer Bucket List”