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BACK TO SCHOOL SAFETY

It’s back to school time again, and a common subject that comes up is that of safety. While that’s always something to worry about (especially when you’re a parent), back to school time brings up a whole bundle of concerns in itself.  Back to School Safety How will your child get to school?   Can they walk to the ...

Back to school Memories Giveaway! #MyMemoryLane

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This blast back to school giveaway is sponsored by YesVideo. All thoughts are my own. I am very thankful that I was kid #8 for my parents and as such, there aren't a ton of photos of me in existence from my most awkward photo phases (which lasted from approximately age 5-15?). There was an asymmetrical haircut, which, ...

Back to school with Elmer’s Glue

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One of my favorite things to do as a kid was go back to school shopping.  Finding that perfect notebook, pencil case, folder- there was just something so exciting to me about new supplies for a brand new school year. That love of back to school shopping stayed with me, of course, and it's just ...

Surface Pro 3 $150 Off for Students #WindowsChampions #backtoschool

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Microsoft is offering $150.00 off Surface Pro 3 for college students between August 3 and September 6 to help them get the tablet that can replace a laptop for a great price. It’s the perfect classroom companion for any student: just click in one of the colorful Type Covers to turn out a term paper, ...

How To Save On New School Clothes

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As it gets time to start thinking about back to school and budget planning, you’ll have to start thinking about school clothes. Of course you want your kids to look nice, and if they grow like weeds like most kids, they’ll need some new clothes that fit! School clothes shopping can be a bit overwhelming ...

Best Backpacks for Kids

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Besides all the other costs that come with back to school shopping, you’ll also want to pick out a high quality backpack for your soon-to-be student! It’s hard to know what kind of backpack to get, especially with so little in the way of reviews and information! These backpacks are sure to be great for ...

Back To School Lunch Ideas

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Whether you choose to feed your child all natural foods, or something quick and easy, you’ll need to come up with back to school lunch ideas! Of course, most kids would be satisfied with a sandwich and a snack every day, but sometimes it’s nice to change things up for them! 1. Pasta Salad. If your kids ...

How To Save On School Supplies

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Before you know it, the kids will be headed back to school! Before that happens, you’ll want to make sure they have plenty of school supplies in tow and they’re ready to go! Back to school supply shopping can be pretty intimidating, especially if you’re on a tight budget. Follow these tips to make the ...

Must Have School Supplies

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As you prepare for back to school shopping, there’s a few supplies you’ll most definitely want to grab! Some of them are extras, so if you’re trying to stick to a strict budget, you may choose to forego them, but this list has the best of the best when it comes to school supplies! 1. Paper! Of ...

School supply shopping is FUN! #BTSwithTarget

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It is, it really is. My kids actually LOVE going shopping for school supplies. I might still grab myself a supply or two for old time's sake.... and our fave place for school supply shopping is always Target.  I'm actually not sure my kids are aware other stores may carry school supplies. Target has all ...