Seasonal & Holiday

Not Your Grandma’s Pumpkin! Creative Decorating Tips

1. Well, of course there is carving. An inexpensive carving kit from the grocery store will do the job. You can print out any kind of stencils you want. But did you ever think of printing Pee-Wee Herman’s face on your pumpkin? This girl did and it’s hilarious! If you’re photo shop savvy, you can create pretty… Continue reading Not Your Grandma’s Pumpkin! Creative Decorating Tips

Baby &Kids · Food & Beverage · Seasonal & Holiday

Fun Ways to Use Apples This Autumn

OMG, so many apples. If you’ve gone apple picking with your family and can’t think of eating one more piece of fruit, we know what to do. If you’ve gotten carried away this season…OR you’re looking for a cheap way to do Fall decor, here are a few ways to have an awesomely apple filled… Continue reading Fun Ways to Use Apples This Autumn

Seasonal & Holiday · Sports & Outdoors · Travel

6 Ways to Have Fun on a Budget this Fall

It’s not winter yet, but many of us, especially those of us who live in New England, associate the end of summer with the end of all outdoor activities. But for much of the country, this year is still unseasonably warm. Get out there and enjoy it so the long winter doesn’t feel so darn… Continue reading 6 Ways to Have Fun on a Budget this Fall

Home & Garden · Seasonal & Holiday

Leaping into Fall! Updating Your Decor

When you’re ready, and we’re not rushing you, decorating for Fall can be a way to exercise creativity while keeping your budget balanced and embracing the outdoors. It’s not too cold yet! When using fall decor, it can be really easy to cross the line from chic to cheap, or from kitschy to chachki. Our… Continue reading Leaping into Fall! Updating Your Decor

Baby &Kids · Back to School

How to Get Back into Your Fall Routine

The first few weeks of school can be a whirlwind for many families, whose summer was filled with swimming, video games, late bedtimes, vacations, snacking all day, and many other habits that will be hard to shake. Your kids might be exhausted, especially if he or she is involved with sports. Here are a few… Continue reading How to Get Back into Your Fall Routine

Baby &Kids · Back to School · Seasonal & Holiday · Sports & Outdoors

End of Summer Activities! 7 Ways to Enjoy the End

Sure, the kiddos are going back to school and you’re currently shopping for fall boots, but wait! It’s not over. Why should we rush out to buy scarecrows, mums, and pumpkins spiced anything?! This week after school, or next weekend try these activities to keep your kids outside, in the sunshine. If you squeeze out… Continue reading End of Summer Activities! 7 Ways to Enjoy the End

Baby &Kids · Education

Help Your Family Get Back into the Swing of School

The first few weeks of school can be a whirlwind for many families, whose summer was filled with swimming, video games, late bedtimes, vacations, snacking all day, and many other habits that will be hard to shake. Your kids might be exhausted, especially if he or she is involved with sports. Here are a few… Continue reading Help Your Family Get Back into the Swing of School

Baby &Kids · Back to School · Education

How You Can Help Your Child’s Teacher

Browsing the back to school supplies with my own child, I overheard a mom say, “This stuff is so cheap; I don’t know what teacher’s complain about.” $100 for a school supplies is a lot of money and it will cost at least that to get the classroom ready. Between extra crayons/markers/erasers/pencils/sharpeners and classroom decor, many… Continue reading How You Can Help Your Child’s Teacher

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What to Buy and What to Avoid in August

The end of the summer is soon approaching, and the deals are amazing. First thing’s first: grab those shoes you’ve been eyeing all summer now. Chances are, they’re on sale and you can still enjoy a cute pair of wedges through September. In fact, scientists are guessing that this will be one of the warmest… Continue reading What to Buy and What to Avoid in August