Creative Lunchbox Art Ideas for Back to School

We know it’s hard to get your kids to eat their fruits and veggies during lunchtime. And having sandwiches day after day can be boring and could possibly end up in the trash. Turn your traditional PB&J lunches into masterpieces with these creative lunchbox art ideas to keep tummies happy and healthy. Bento Box Lunch Use a few silicon baking cups and cookie cutters to create a basic Read more ...

5 Unexpected Back to School Savings

Don’t let back to school shopping stress you out. Some of the best deals of the year are available right now so you can save money on the things you need. Think of it as a treasure hunt! Whether you’re shopping for a backpack, pair of jeans or peanut butter, make it your mission to find the best deal. Here are five unexpected savings that will make your back to school shopping experience productive Read more ...

13 Back to School DIY Home Office Ideas

Make heading back to school (and work) less doldrum and more fun with a beautiful DIY home office. Sprucing up your workspace with details large and small--from a chic desk chair to prettier pencils--will make hitting the books a bit easier to bear. Whatever your crafting level or age group, there’s a doable DIY here to ease the autumn transition. 1. Chic Office Chair A simple paint and re-upholstery Read more ...

Back to School Deals from Amazon, Dell and More

We know that shopping for school supplies can put a hole in your wallet. So let us help you save some money with these great Back to School deals that range from clothing to technology. Macys Still on the lookout for the perfect Back to School outfit? Check out Macy’s and get great savings! Save an extra 20% off back to school clothing expiring today! Don’t miss out! Expires 8/14 JCPenney What Read more ...

Healthy After-School Snacks for Every Day of the Week

The After-School Snack Dilemma: How to Incorporate Healthy Foods into Your Kids’ Snack Schedule One thing I have learned after more than 15 years of parenting school-age children: after-school snacks are a big deal. My three girls are in college now, but I still have a 15-year-old son at home who would snarf down a bag of Doritos and a two-liter bottle of Pepsi if I’d let him. I quickly Read more ...

Back to School Backpack Buying Guide

In August, backpacks are on shelves everywhere--from grocery stores and department stores to warehouses and websites. So how do you know where to shop? We’ve created a back to school backpack buying guide to highlight some of the best deals out there. Toys R Us: Visit Toys R Us for not only their toys, but their great deals on backpacks for kids. You can get a free lunch kit when you buy Read more ...

5 Ways to Save School Memories

Often the first day of school is harder for parents than it is for kids. One of the ways to ease the pain of separation is to focus your energy into preserving school memories. Here are five ways you can document that first day and save school memories that will be made throughout the year. First Day Questionnaire Source: Wine And Glue Create a questionnaire for your child to complete Read more ...

A 4-Step Guide for the Perfect Back to School Beauty Look

While you may not miss the books or homework, a new school year is a fresh start and the perfect opportunity to change up your look! Today we're sharing how to create the perfect back to school beauty look that will help you look fabulous all day long. These 10 items are all affordable, easy to find at your local drugstore, and practically foolproof to apply. With only four easy steps, you can Read more ...