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 ...

On colic and babies #ReducedCrying

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4:00am and I'd been up for more than 24 hours. Sleep wasn't anywhere in the near future either. My body had begun to operate in autopilot, and I'm sure that even my reserve tanks of energy were exhausted. How did this used to be so easy to do when I was in my college years? ...

Get a haircut and donate a hair cut #ShareaHaircut

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During the entire month of August, Hair Cuttery hosts its largest charitable program of the year- ‘Share a Haircut.’  The program provides haircuts to children in-need. By taking your child (18 and under) to Hair Cuttery for a haircut (just $13 at our salon), you are also donating a haircut to a child in need ...

Solutions for distracted driving #giveaway

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I consider myself a fairly cautious driver. About as much as possible with a little one in the back that constantly wants my attention. The older two usually don't really want to do anything but hear "awesome" stuff on the radio. By the time we reach our destination, I've usually explained at least 11 times ...

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 ...

7 Ways to Feel Your Best

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No offense to the men in our lives, but ladies, I'm speaking to you today.  Myself, included.  I'm not even going to talk about LOOKING your best, because I am of the firm belief that feeling your best leads to looking your best. We can, for the most part, figure out what makes us look ...

5 Things to Know About School Nutrition Programs

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Last week I was invited to attend the School Nutrition Association's National Conference for a day. Having three kids in school full time this year for the first time means I'll have three kids who may buy lunch at school. I like to be informed about what my family is eating. Attending the conference was a great ...

3 ways to enjoy Cheerios Protein #CheeriosProtein

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There's really two things I eat for breakfast regularly. I'm pretty boring and pretty basic. It's almost always eggs or cereal with milk. Eggs are broken yolk, over hard- basically, cook 'em until they are rubbery and then I'm happy.  With cereal, plain is where it's always been for me.  One of my favorite cereals ...

Things to do before you travel #LifeLockSafety

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Being prepared for a vacation can make or break the entire experience. If you’re anything like me, you spend countless hours preparing to make sure that nothing is forgotten. I make lists. I make lists of my lists. I go over and over the luggage, to be sure that each article of clothing is included. ...

How to Get Started Geocaching

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Geocaching is a great activity to do with the family.  It gets you outdoors, walking around and makes you use your mind.  We started Geocaching a year ago and we still are loving it. If you are wondering how to get started geocaching, read on! What Is Geocaching? Geocaching is a global treasure hunt.  Participants use GPS ...