Baby &Kids · Back to School

Wake Up To Stress Free School Mornings

School mornings always feel so hectic and hurried. You need to wake your children and then get everyone dressed, fed and out the door before the bus arrives. While you repeat these activities every morning from September until June they never seem to get any easier. Fortunately, school mornings don’t have to feel so stressful.… Continue reading Wake Up To Stress Free School Mornings

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

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How to Make the Most of the Dog Days of Summer

Now that the kids are either back in school or getting ready to head back to school, we are in what’s called the “Dog Days of Summer.” The weather is hot – almost unbearably so – and the days seem to be long and lazy. (Anyone who owns a dog knows what long, lazy days… Continue reading How to Make the Most of the Dog Days of Summer

Baby &Kids · Back to School · Seasonal & Holiday

Don’t Miss These Back to School Deals at Hollar

Have you heard of Hollar? I would be lying if I said, shopping there is not an obsession of mine. Once you shop on Hollar, it is hard to stop. They have so many great deals on name brand items. I love shopping online on their website. Hollar is an online dollar store and so… Continue reading Don’t Miss These Back to School Deals at Hollar

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

Baby &Kids · Back to School

Five Non-Traditional Places to Buy School Supplies

When you think about back-to-school shopping you probably think about big box stores like Walmart, Kmart and Target. While these stores certainly carry a large selection of supplies they don’t necessarily sell the least expensive ones. If you want to save a little money this August check out the list of stores below. These stores… Continue reading Five Non-Traditional Places to Buy School Supplies

Baby &Kids · Back to School · Office Supplies

Buy Back to School Supplies for the Whole Family – in Bulk!

Big families get absolutely crazy this time of year. Coordinating multiple schedules for multiple grades and locations is hard enough, the last thing you need is to make multiple trips for school supplies. A trip to the grocery store is already like herding cats, let’s make back to school shopping easy! For basics like writing… Continue reading Buy Back to School Supplies for the Whole Family – in Bulk!

Baby &Kids · Back to School

Disney Backpacks for $25 or Less

If you’re looking for backpacks as your kids head back to school, we have a treat for you. Disney has its backpacks on sale for 28%-36% off—and that’s before any of these awesome promo codes! That means you can score your child a backpack—which they really need—with one of their favorite Disney characters on it—which… Continue reading Disney Backpacks for $25 or Less

Baby &Kids · Back to School

Back-to-School STEM Shirts for Girls

This year as our back-to-school shopping gears up, we’re making a conscious effort to dress our daughters in clothing that empowers. In a world where princess tees are the norm, we want to acknowledge our girls’ potential in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. There’s nothing wrong with being a princess, but you… Continue reading Back-to-School STEM Shirts for Girls

Baby &Kids · Back to School

Snap a Pic With These Adorable First Day Of School Signs

Your parents may have one or two photo albums from your childhood, but over the course of your own child’s life you’ll probably take enough photos to produce hundreds or possibly even thousands of photo books. Smartphones enable us to shoot and print photos in mere seconds and advanced technologies in digital cameras allow even the… Continue reading Snap a Pic With These Adorable First Day Of School Signs

Baby &Kids · Back to School · Clothing & Accessories

Adorable Back to Preschool Picks for Your Little Ones

Many families have enjoyed being able to spend their summers together while older children have been out of school. As kids head back to school, younger siblings will head back to preschool, or maybe even enroll for the first time. It’s wonderful to get little ones into a school routine at an early age if… Continue reading Adorable Back to Preschool Picks for Your Little Ones

Baby &Kids · Back to School · Computers & Software

Back to School Savings to Start the Year Off Right

It’s just about time for the kids to head back to school, which means that parents everywhere are making plans for back to school shopping. It’s easy to quickly become overwhelmed by all of the school supplies that are readily available for students. Depending on their age, however, they might not need some of the… Continue reading Back to School Savings to Start the Year Off Right

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Summer Camp Must-Haves for Kids

Are your kids heading to camp this summer? Camp can be a wonderful experience for boys and girls of all ages. Today, there are thousands of different types of summer camps available all over the world. Day camps are a great way to get your kids involved in a specialized camp that it tailored to… Continue reading Summer Camp Must-Haves for Kids

Baby &Kids · Travel

4 Drivable Getaways from the Northeast

Panicking because summer’s halfway through, but you still don’t have a family vacation on the books? Take a deep breath. We know one big reason you may not have booked anything to date is that vacation can be expensive—especially when you factor in airfare. While there are ways to save on plane tickets for your… Continue reading 4 Drivable Getaways from the Northeast

Baby &Kids · Entertainment

Escape the Summer Heat with These Fun, Indoor Excursions

It’s tough to go outside when the temperatures peak this time of year. Sometimes it’s just too hot to take the kids to the playground or even send them out into the backyard. At the same time it can be tough to stay inside all day. Even with your own air conditioning cranked up kids… Continue reading Escape the Summer Heat with These Fun, Indoor Excursions