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 ...

CamelBak Eddy Water Bottles Great for Back to School

Camelbak Eddy water bottle great for back to school

Last week CamelBak sent us 3 Eddy .75L water bottles.  I don't know who was more excited, my husband, little monk, or I.  They even sent one in "Sunset" orange, which is my son's favorite color.  These great bottles retail for $15 and come in 9 colors.  I took the clear and my husband got ...

Rice Krispies Make Mornings Better (Giveaway)

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Here's something I bet you don't know about me.  My all time favorite cereal is Rice Krispies.  With milk, without milk, in a bowl, in a cup, out of a baggie...it doesn't matter. I love them.  Rice Krispie treats? Yes, please.  Obviously I love the taste of them, but I've grown to love them even ...

Back to School First Aid Kits (Giveaway)

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Since the kids went back to school, we've gone through 2 entire boxes of Band-Aids, plus half a tube of Neosporin.  I'm totally serious.  I think the increase in boo-boos is from the kids being so tired from the new routine of school, but whatever the reason, my kids seem to drop like flies when ...

Back to School (and beyond!) with Staples (Giveaway)

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Have you been to Staples lately? I won't lie, I'd not been in  a very long time (at least not for more than printer ink and paper reams) and was more than delighted to hear and see  that they've got some very, very fun items for back to school....even for those of us who aren't ...

The Classroom Friendly Pencil Sharpener Giveaway

Classroom Friendly Pencil sharpener Giveaway for home or classroom Best pencil sharpener

As an Elementary Special Education teacher, I am often searching the internet for great new lessons, ideas and products.  A couple of weeks ago I started seeing this really cool pencil sharpener from Classroom Friendly Supplies.  It has a fun look and every review I read was glowing.  I knew I had to have one.  ...

Paying it Forward with Gutzy Gear #GutzyGear

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Remember last week I told you about our little get togethers with friends, to share Gutzy Gear and Gutzies patches with them?  Well, Gutzy Gear themselves also sent us $25 Paypal and some extra gear so that we could pay things forward and give a student in need a backpack full of school supplies.  This ...

Show off your Shield-Sneeze-Swish moves ($100 Amazon Giveaway)

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OK friends.  It's September, and just about everyone is back in school. I know a few schools don't start until the 10th but for the most part, everyone's back into the swing of things...including sharing germs.  Kids in school=shared germs.  There's no way to avoid it.  It happens every year.Kleenex's Back to School Website has ...