Free Printable Back To School Interview To Do With Your Kids Every Year!

Back to school time is upon us and every year I have good intentions to document the first days of school. This year I’ve printed off these fun back to school interview questionnaires to have my kids fill out. Then I can file them away and look back on each year and what changed! Every […]

Back To School Lunch Ideas To Save Your Kids From The Boring Sandwich

Back to school season is here and that means that there’s going to be a whole lot more lunches being packed for little ones as they go off to another year of school and learning. Are your kids getting sick of the same foods? Do you want to feed them healthier lunches? Getting sick of […]

Tips to Staying Healthy during Back to School
 + Free Doctor On Demand Video Visit Code!

It is almost back to school time and that means lots and lots of new germs. It is the time of year when kids are exposed to a whole mess of different viruses and we get to wait and see which one decides to stick around and spread through the whole house. Thankfully there are […]

Ideas To Make The First Day Of School Lunch Special + Free Printable Lunchbox Notes!

The first day of school can elicit so many different emotions from your child; excited, nervous, scared, happy and trepidation are just a few to toss out there. By the time lunchtime hits your child may need a little love from home to remind them that they are awesome and you’re cheering for them. Pack […]

The One School Supply I Know You Forgot!

With all the hustle and bustle surrounding back to school shopping it is easy to forget things. Usually you have a supply list that the teacher has furnished for you to purchase the necessary supplies for your child and you can work off that, adding in the necessary backpacks, lunch pails and school clothes, but […]

DIY Homework Station Idea

School is just around the corner and I’m still trying to figure out how Summer flew by so fast! I’m seeing back to school stuff popping up in the most prominent locations of every store I visit. I guess that means it is time for me to start prepping for all the lovely things that […]

Cinnamon Graham Mini Fruit Pizzas Recipe

*This post is sponsored by Mondelez. I absolutely love fruit pizza but I don’t always want to do the work of making an entire fruit pizza. Sometimes I just want a few mini fruit pizzas. These Cinnamon Graham Mini Fruit Pizzas are a spinoff of traditional fruit pizzas but even better because they are no […]

Aiden’s First Day of Preschool: My Little Superhero!

Today was Aiden’s first day of preschool. I cannot believe that my second born is already four years old and off to preschool, all day, twice a week. That means he gets to ride the bus, eat lunch in the cafeteria and the whole nine yards! All without Mom by his side. This can be […]

DIY Homework Kits Tutorial: How To Create A Mobile Homework Station

    Set your kids up for success this year by providing them their very own mobile homework station. Something they can take wherever they go and have all the tools necessary to complete their homework right at their fingertips! This is the perfect homework kit to create and stow away when not in use. […]

5 Back To School Traditions To Start This Year {+ $75 Walmart Gift Card Giveaway!}

  Wether you are a seasoned mom and old pro at back to school time or you are sending your baby off to Kindergarten and fighting the tears already, these 5 back to school traditions should be on your list of things to do this year! I’ve made it a point to create traditions with […]

Backyard Back To School Party + Pizza On The Grill! Free Printables, Craft Tutorials & More!

Last week I hosted a fun backyard back to school pizza party with our friends and family. It was so much fun putting together the decorations as back to school time is in full swing. It was the perfect way to end our Summer and enjoy the outdoors before getting back into a normal routine […]

Throw The Ultimate Back To School Party For Kids: After School Snacks, Free Printables, DIY’s & More!

  This weekend we had the ultimate back to school party with my kids, my niece and my nephews. They are all gearing up for back to school and what more perfect way to celebrate than to have a party? I focused on fun after school snack ideas to help out the parents, DIY homework […]

Back To School Checklist: Prepare Before The First Day of School!

This Summer is flying by at lightning speed and while I’m not sure if it was the late onset of good weather, or the fact that our Minnesota Summer is always much too short, one thing I know is that back to school time is upon us and the first day of school will be […]

20 Peanut Free School Lunch Recipes and Ideas!

Check out Peanut Free Back To School Lunch Recipes! by Sarah Minnesota Mama at My four year old son Aiden has a peanut allergy so we have a completely nut-free house. Everything we eat is nut free. Many schools are going nut free with the rise in life threatening peanut allergies so even kids […]

After School Fuel Ideas + FREE Printable Chore Chart!

With back to school time comes the time of year to get back into a routine and start following a regular schedule again. I love the laid back days of Summer and not having to follow any schedule but I also like the structure that the school year brings. This year get off to the […]

School Supplies On The Cheap – Tricks To Save Without Using Coupons

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How To Prevent Head Lice! Lice Shield Hair Care Products!

Sending Danika to Kindergarten was a big milestone for me this year. My first baby was going off to school. I couldn’t help but think of all of the things that come with starting school. Nerves and jitters and being away from mom all day. Making new friends. Eating lunch in the cafeteria. Inevitably I […]

Staying Healthy While On The Go!

I cannot believe that Danika started Kindergarten this year. Where have the last five years gone?! Can I please rewind and get them back? Wouldn’t that be great if we could? With starting a school year, the thing at the front of my mind is germs and sickness. It seems that at the start of […]