Back to School First Day Countdown

Back To School Countdown Free Printable

In our house, the countdown until school starts is on. We we try to cram in the last bits of summer fun and all of our back to school shopping, the questions about how many days until school starts have already started. To help my kids keep track of the days until school starts I […]

5 Things You Should Know About First Grade Common Core

5 Things You Should Know About First Grade

After a fun year in Kindergarten, and a nice summer break it is nearly time to return to school. This year K will be in First grade. As emotional as I was about the start of Kindergarten last year, first grade seems just as monumental. Even though she will attend the same school, first grade sounds […]


Good Morning America Deals and Steals for July 31, 2014

Good Morning America is back with another installment of their ‘GMA’ Deals and Steals for Thursday, July 31, 2014. Today’s deals feature ‘GMA’ Deals and Steals: Everything Is $10 or Less! Chocolate Covered Company: Belgian Milk Chocolate Covered Potato Chips Original: $20GMA Exclusive Deal: $1050% savingsValid: 7/31/14 promo code needed when using this direct link)The perfect mix of […]

Grilled Hawaiian Pizza Recipe

DIY Grilled Hawaiian Pizza

Summertime and grilling go hand in hand. But by about mid-summer, we typically get in a grilling rut, grilling up the same steaks and burgers week after week. Last month, we discovered the delicious results of our first grilled pizza. It was great, but we wanted to step it up a notch and come up with something […]


The TODAY Show Jill’s Steals And Deals For July 30, 2014

The TODAY SHOW and Jill Martin are back another installment of Jill’s Steals and Deals for Wednesday, July 30, 2014. These deals tend to sell out quickly, so you’ll want to act fast. Be sure to take note of all of the details of each deal, as some products may take up to 4 weeks to arrive. […]

Roasted Potato Crisps

Easy Roasted Potato Crisps ~ $100 Visa Giveaway

When people tell me a recipe is easy, I typically take “easy” with some skepticism. My idea of easy is much simpler than most people. I’ve been known to ruin easy recipes because I typically need an easy recipe when I have no time or patience – it needs to be one to two steps and done. At […]


Amazon – Save 20% on Back-to-School Essentials

Amazon is offering an additional 20% savings right now on back-to-school essentials including clothing, shoes and watches. Just make a purchase on eligible items over $50 and use coupon code 20SCHOOL at checkout for the additional savings. Discount is valid through August 1, 2014. Check out the Amazon Back-to-School shop.

Frozen Back to School

13 Frozen Back To School Supplies

Frozen mania continues in my house with my girls wanting anything and everything Frozen. Even back to school supplies can’t escape the cast of Elsa’s magical spell. And we love it! Frozen Thermos FUNtainer - These are the best water bottles ever. My girls have several of them. (Shhh Frozen ones are on their way to our house!) […]

Playtex Anywhere Sippy Cup

New And Improved Spill Proof Sippy Cups From Playtex

Sippy cups have been a staple in this house for the last six years, and I don’t see them going anywhere any time soon. Even my six year old still drinks out of a sippy cup from time to time. Sure, she is perfectly capable of drinking out of a cup and she does so when […]


Lowe’s Build & Grow Free Monsters vs Aliens Trolley Kids Clinic

Lowe’s will be hosting another FREE Kids Clinic on Saturday, August 9, 2014 with the opportunity for the kiddos to build a new wooden project. This month they will be building a Monsters vs Aliens Trolley, and every kid who attends will also gets a FREE apron, googles, patch and more. Make sure you register […]