Education

Clothes, School Supplies, and Classroom Essentials at Kohl’s Provide One Stop Back to School Shopping #Kohls101

Clothes, School Supplies, and Classroom Essentials at Kohl’s Provide One Stop Back to School Shopping #Kohls101
July 21, 2014 No Comments »

This is part of a sponsored series with Kohl’s. If you’re already dreading back to school shopping and the mental anguish that comes with trying to find the exact items on each child’s school supply list and replenishing a wardrobe ... Read More »

Earth to Echo Movie Review and Our Geocaching Adventure #EarthtoEcho

Earth to Echo Movie Review and Our Geocaching Adventure #EarthtoEcho
July 2, 2014 1 Comment »

Content created for this post is sponsored by Relativity Media. Since school ended, we’ve been seeing Earth to Echo posters pop up while wondering what exactly the movie was about. The deep blue posters featuring an owl-like robotic creature provided ... Read More »

Master Lock Combination Lock Prize Pack Summer Giveaway Eases Back to School Locker Anxiety

Master Lock Combination Lock Prize Pack Summer Giveaway Eases Back to School Locker Anxiety
July 1, 2014 12 Comments »

As a member of Master Lock’s Live Secure Safety Squad, I have been compensated for my time in writing this post and receive samples for review. Even though summer is here, many families are already dealing with some school anxiety in ... Read More »

Creating a Fort for Outdoor Summer Adventures and Backyard Fun #EarthtoEcho

Creating a Fort for Outdoor Summer Adventures and Backyard Fun #EarthtoEcho
June 27, 2014 3 Comments »

Content created for this post is sponsored by Relativity Media. Summer is time for lots of outdoor fun and we’re always looking for new things to do that allow us to spend more time in the great outdoors. Since my ... Read More »

5 Summer Reading Programs for Kids plus Kindle Paperwhite & $50 Amazon GC Giveaway!

5 Summer Reading Programs for Kids plus Kindle Paperwhite & $50 Amazon GC Giveaway!
June 24, 2014 20 Comments »

With school out and summer officially here, we’re enjoying more leisurely days with a bit more time to read. The kids love summer because they have more time to read the books they love to read. I love to see ... Read More »

Teaching Digital Safety to All Ages During Internet Safety Month

Teaching Digital Safety to All Ages During Internet Safety Month
June 20, 2014 No Comments »

June is known as Internet Safety Month but these days it’s important to teach kids to be safe online and on mobile devices. Since we use our mobile devices to go online more with than we do with computers, internet safety IS mobile ... Read More »

11 Ways to Celebrate the Star-Spangled Banner’s 200th Anniversary

11 Ways to Celebrate the Star-Spangled Banner’s 200th Anniversary
June 17, 2014 No Comments »

This is part of a sponsored post written on behalf of Macy’s. This year our nation will celebrate the Star Spangled Banner’s 200th anniversary on September 14. In anticipation of our National Anthem’s anniversary, bicentennial celebrations kicked off in Washington, ... Read More »

Nut-Free Cookies for Class Parties Make My Room Parent Self Rejoice

Nut-Free Cookies for Class Parties Make My Room Parent Self Rejoice
June 13, 2014 No Comments »

End of the year celebrations can be a little less fun for room parents and kids alike if there are food allergies, especially nut allergies and sensitivities that prohibit kids from having the same treats that their peers are enjoying. ... Read More »

Tips & Tools to Help High School Students & Parents with Post-Graduation Anxiety

Tips & Tools to Help High School Students & Parents with Post-Graduation Anxiety
June 12, 2014 No Comments »

It’s that time of year when high school seniors are graduating and as exciting as the time is, it’s one filled with mixed emotions. I remember celebrating my accomplishments while being a little anxious about what was coming next.  After ... Read More »

Where Do Babies Come From? The Baby Tree Provides Age Appropriate Answers for Young Kids

Where Do Babies Come From? The Baby Tree Provides Age Appropriate Answers for Young Kids
June 11, 2014 No Comments »

This content was created as part of a sponsored campaign. If your child hasn’t already asked “Where do babies come from?,” they will! My husband and I have always been honest with our kids but tend to provide enough information ... Read More »