School Supply Stock Up

Amazon has been consistently running some great deals on school supplies such as lead pencils, pens, and highlighters lately.  The mechanical pencils are always a big hit with students and can be used as a reward too!  The multi colored … Continue reading →

The Middle School Years, Hey Where’s My Kid Gone?

I’ve been seeing posts popping up on my feed about the challenges of the middle schools. No matter the gender, no matter the location, no matter the parenting style it seems common ground that we can agree these years are … Continue reading →

Pottery Barn Kids Towels Cheap!

Pottery Barn Kids has some super high quality beach towels with fun themes ranging from mermaids to Star Wars. We are still happily getting use from a Wonder Woman towel from three or four years ago. Right now you can … Continue reading →

Too Early for Backpack Deals?

It’s the first day of our summer… that said I saw Lands End is having 50% off backpacks. They are great quality and stand behind their brand! Check out the code here! Happy summer. … Continue reading →

Aldi Finds

I say yes a lot at Aldi’s. With fair pricing and lots of cool finds it’s hard not too. This week I ventured back after a few months of not going. I was hoping to find my beloved rock fish … Continue reading →

Free Book At Barnes and Noble

It’s that time of year again! Luckily for us our Barnes and Noble is back in business after being wiped out by a rare tornado last year. Your child can read 8 books to earn a free book this summer. … Continue reading →

Why the End is So Bitter Sweet…

The countdown started at day one, only 179 more days of school to go. In all seriousness, the last 30 we really count down. The flowers are blooming, the air is finally warmer, the spring sports are running late and … Continue reading →

Why So Many Mothers May Rather Skip Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day can really suck, so much so you want to skip right over it. I’m not denying it’s wonderful to get beautiful homemade gifts, breakfast in bed, that fluffy new robe you’d been asking for… We deserve this special … Continue reading →

May 7th Chipotle Buy One Get One For Educators

Happy Teacher’s Appreciation! In a job that pays bonuses in hugs, thank yous, and the occasional super rewarding extra bathroom break … it’s nice to get such a delicious reward offer. Tomorrow only, educators/para educators get a buy one get … Continue reading →

It’s More than Worried

Kevin Henkes writes one of my favorite children’s books, Wemberly Worried which is about a little mouse who worries just about everything.  When I think of nervous children, I think about Wemberly.  This week was our state testing, which took … Continue reading →