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Back to School Learning Fun with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/01

| October 3, 2019 | 86 Comments
Back to School Learning Fun with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/01

Let the back to school learning begin! Kids are now in the back to school groove at this time of year and finding a bit of fun to enjoy it can be hard. DK Canada wants to help break up the ho-humness of going back to school with books that bring fun to learning! They […]

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3 Small Items to Bring Big Fun to the Back to School Season #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/25

| September 26, 2019 | 246 Comments
3 Small Items to Bring Big Fun to the Back to School Season #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/25

The Back to School season brings a small amount of joy to many kids. Having fun is something a lot of us do not think about then it comes to this time of the year.  With the right items on hand, fun can be had whenever the family is together. My family was asked to try […]

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Creative Back to School Fun with Epson Canada #Review

| September 12, 2019 | 9 Comments
Creative Back to School Fun with Epson Canada #Review

Creative fun. This is not what many kids think about when the Back to School season rolls around. They are thinking about the work of the school year ahead. But why can’t this time of the year be for creative fun? Epson Canada wants to help create fun this Back to School season with their […]

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Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs #Review

| September 3, 2019 | 8 Comments
Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs #Review

Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs School’s back in session! One aspect of learning that usually goes by the wayside during the summer is reading. What if learning and improving a child’s reading skills could be fun? Reading Eggs wants to help kids crack into reading fun with their app created by a highly experienced […]

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School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

| August 28, 2019 | 11 Comments
School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress Don’t you hate a school morning where everyone is scrambling and then – once everyone is at school – you get a call that one of your children forgot an important project or paper at home. Ugh! It’s enough to drive a mom crazy! Let’s stop that madness. This […]

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How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

| August 23, 2019 | 8 Comments
How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

The first day of high school can be stressful for both kids and parents. Chances are you remember how nervous you were on your first day! You probably also remember that it was no big deal. Everything turned out just fine; however, teens think they know everything and won’t believe you! Things were different back […]

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Tasty Back to School Ideas with Canadian Turkey #TurkeyMakesItEasy #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/20

| August 22, 2019 | 421 Comments
Tasty Back to School Ideas with Canadian Turkey #TurkeyMakesItEasy #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/20

Summer vacation is about to come to a close. Canadian families are beginning to think about getting back into the swing of their Back to School routines. One of the tasks parents have to get ready for are tasty back to school breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and snacks! Meal planning is a way for families to […]

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How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

| August 7, 2019 | 12 Comments
How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

Do you find yourself paying a huge amount of money for your child’s back to school wardrobe? It can be pricey to buy back school clothes; however, it doesn’t have to be. One of the best tricks is to create a minimalist wardrobe for your child. What does that mean? A minimalist wardrobe is one […]

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55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

| October 26, 2018 | 25 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 | 14 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 | 93 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 | 238 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 | 3 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 | 11 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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