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55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

| October 26, 2018 | 18 Comments
55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

Now that school has started, you are back into a routine. A common part of every kid’s routine is having an after-school snack. While there are a number of products you could purchase at the store, making something from scratch is not only more affordable but also fun. There are so many fun treats you […]

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20 School Lunch Ideas

| October 5, 2018 | 12 Comments
20 School Lunch Ideas

Do you not feel good about the lunches being served at your child’s school? Many parents don’t. This is why parents turn to packing a lunch for their children. The only problem is that you often run out of ideas. Some kids are content with eating the same sandwich throughout the school year, but other […]

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Fun Back to School Learning with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/09

| October 4, 2018 | 92 Comments
Fun Back to School Learning with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/09

Fun Back to School Learning with DK Canada Back to school. It is the time of the year when my kids want more answers to some of the things they are learning at school. I love that they are so full of curiosity, but there are times that I am not able to supply all […]

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Work and Play Made Easier with an Epson Printer #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/05

| September 3, 2018 | 237 Comments
Work and Play Made Easier with an Epson Printer #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/05

Work and Play Made Easier with Epson #Review It’s that time of the year again! Families are getting ready to go back to school and there are so many supplies needed to be ready. One item a family relies on, especially if they have a computer, is a a printer. A great printer would be […]

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How Parents and Students Can Inspire School Spirit

| August 30, 2018 | 2 Comments
How Parents and Students Can Inspire School Spirit

How Parents and Students Can Inspire School Spirit If you live in North America and you send your child to public school, the quality of education they are receiving could vary wildly. The sad truth is that certain schools have amazing facilities and others are completely under-resourced, with parents and teachers having to go the […]

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Great Ideas to Celebrate Back to School

| August 24, 2018 | 3 Comments
Great Ideas to Celebrate Back to School

Great Ideas to Celebrate Back to School The first day of a new school year is a momentous occasion. Whether it’s the very first day of Kindergarten, a transition year, or just a regular first day of school, there are things you can do to make it special. Some families decide to create their own […]

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5 Great Things You Need for Back to School

| August 16, 2018 | 2 Comments
5 Great Things You Need for Back to School

5 Great Things You Need for Back to School When it’s that time of year again for kids to go back to school, parents are usually busy shopping for school supplies. It seems like the supply is long and it can be a hassle trying to find everything on the list but it is necessary […]

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Crunch into Fun with this Back-to-School Trail Mix! #Recipe

| August 9, 2018 | 10 Comments
Crunch into Fun with this Back-to-School Trail Mix! #Recipe

This post is sponsored by Welch’s® Fruit Snacks. I am being compensated for this post. All comments and opinions are my own.     Crunch into Fun with this Back-to-School Trail Mix! Back-to-School is looming ever closer. One of the most daunting tasks we face when preparing to get back into the hustle and bustle […]

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Learning Expectations: Preemptive or Premature?

| January 16, 2018 | 6 Comments
Learning Expectations: Preemptive or Premature?

DISCLAIMER: This article is not blaming the teachers – it is an article about my opinion with the way things are done in schools and perhaps a fault in our curriculum.    Learning Expectations: Preemptive or Premature? Homework and Expectations in Elementary School   I got a letter from my son’s teacher this morning, here’s what […]

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4 Fabulous Tips to Fight Back to School Germs!

| November 9, 2017 | 15 Comments
4 Fabulous Tips to Fight Back to School Germs!

4 Fabulous Tips to Fight Fall Germs!  The leaves are creating a colourful patch work blanket on the ground. The air is crisper. The kids are have their back to school routines down to a science. These are just a few tell-tale signs that fall is here to stay. You know what else happens during […]

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5 Fabulous Back-To-School Tech Accessories with Toddy Gear #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/20

| September 21, 2017 | 50 Comments
5 Fabulous Back-To-School Tech Accessories with Toddy Gear #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/20

   5 Fabulous Back-To-School Tech Accessories with Toddy Gear #Review #Giveaway   My eldest is halfway through high school. Her world is completely different from when I was her age. Since many more things depend on the use of technology, my eldest wants to have great tech accessories to help her while she studies, rests, […]

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Conair’s Dorm Room Essentials Review and Giveaway! #Conair CAN 10/06

| September 7, 2017 | 94 Comments
Conair’s Dorm Room Essentials Review and Giveaway! #Conair CAN 10/06

  Is it your first time living away from home to start University or College this Fall? Or are you one of many students returning back to their dorm room? Look no further, because Conair has all the essentials you need to make your small living space feel like home this back-to-school season! They offer […]

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Back-to-School Bento Box Lunch Ideas And Lunch Box Jokes Printables

| August 31, 2017 | 16 Comments
Back-to-School Bento Box Lunch Ideas And Lunch Box Jokes Printables

    Are you searching for new ways to make your child’s school lunches healthier and fun for this upcoming school year? Look no further! These Back-to-School Bento Box Lunches Ideas are bound to have your kids only asking to have one every day once they’ve had a taste of these during lunchtime! But what […]

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The Essential University Care Package Your Kids Want #Giveaway #ChurchAndDwight ~ CAN 09/22

| August 26, 2017 | 74 Comments
The Essential University Care Package Your Kids Want #Giveaway #ChurchAndDwight ~ CAN 09/22

      The Essential University Care Package Your Kids Want Fortunately, unlike a great majority of todays’ University or College students, I had the luxury of being able to stay at home and commute to campus to save money (and finish debt free)! Staying at home did come with its few perks… All right, […]

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Back to School Breakfast Solutions – The Most Important Meal of the Day

| August 25, 2017 | 19 Comments
Back to School Breakfast Solutions – The Most Important Meal of the Day

    Back to School Breakfast Solutions – The Most Important Meal of the Day Breakfast is the most important meal of the day but many students go to school every day without having breakfast. As a result, these kids don’t have the energy needed to stay focused throughout the day. They’re tired and sometimes, […]

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Welcome the New School Year with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/22

| August 24, 2017 | 45 Comments
Welcome the New School Year with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/22

Welcome the New School Year with DK Canada! Do you hear that? It is the sound of the first bell of the new school year about to ring in the next few weeks. Are your kids not enthusiastic to head back to class this year? DK Canada wants to change this feeling with their collection […]

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4 Back to School Shopping Traditions You Can Start Now

| August 21, 2017 | 7 Comments
4 Back to School Shopping Traditions You Can Start Now

    4 Back to School Shopping Traditions You Can Start Now Back to school is an emotional time for many parents and kids. You’ve fallen into a comfortable routine for the summer but now, everything from what you eat for breakfast to when you go to bed will change to accommodate the new school […]

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5 Healthy Meal Ideas for Back to School Lunches

| August 18, 2017 | 19 Comments
5 Healthy Meal Ideas for Back to School Lunches

    5 Healthy Meal Ideas for Back to School Lunches When the kids head back to school, things can get pretty hectic. There is always so much to do and not a lot of time to take care of things. In addition to establishing a good nighttime routine and getting the kids up and […]

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How to Ease Back-to-School Worries

| August 16, 2017 | 5 Comments
How to Ease Back-to-School Worries

    How to Ease Back-to-School Worries Going back to school is an exciting time for kids but it’s also an uncertain time. A new school year means new teachers, new friends and new responsibilities. It’s natural for your child to be a little worried. However, some kids worry so much that it affects their […]

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3 Ways Parents Can Prevent Back-to-School Meltdowns

| August 14, 2017 | 3 Comments
3 Ways Parents Can Prevent Back-to-School Meltdowns

    3 Ways Parents Can Prevent Back-to-School Meltdowns Back-to-school meltdowns are a real problem for many parents every year. Some kids have a hard time being away from home, even for a few hours during the day. They are frightened, nervous and worried about going to school. These kids often express their fears by […]

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How to Begin Prepping Your Kids for Back to School Bedtime

| August 9, 2017 | 9 Comments
How to Begin Prepping Your Kids for Back to School Bedtime

    How to Begin Prepping Your Kids for Back to School Bedtime During the summer, many kids get in the habit of staying up late at night. While this is fine during the summer break, bedtime must come earlier during the school year. Kids need to go to bed early enough to get a […]

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3 Things to Do Before Your Child’s First Day of School

| August 7, 2017 | 9 Comments
3 Things to Do Before Your Child’s First Day of School

    3 Things to Do Before Your Child’s First Day of School The first day of school is a scary and uncertain time for many kids. Their life is changing so much as they meet new people and do new things. It’s easy to understand why your child may hesitate and be skeptical about […]

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4 Tips to Start a New School Year Off Right

| August 2, 2017 | 3 Comments
4 Tips to Start a New School Year Off Right

    4 Tips to Start a New School Year Off Right With each new school year comes new challenges. You never really know what to expect from your kids until the time comes. Starting the year off right will help make things run more smoothly for everyone and there are a few things you […]

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How to Save More on Back to School Shopping

| July 31, 2017 | 5 Comments
How to Save More on Back to School Shopping

    How to Save More on Back to School Shopping The beginning of a new school year means it’s time to go shopping for new clothes and supplies. It can get very expensive, especially if you have more than one child in school. However, you can find ways to save money on the items […]

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