Who Else Wants Cheap and Healthy Nut Free Lunch Options?

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Who Else Wants Cheap and Healthy Nut Free Lunch Options? As your kids head back to school. We are faced with two issues one is our budget, and the other is they hate everything. Okay, maybe it is my kids that hate everything I packed and then I had to unpacked rotten lunches that smelled worse than my son's shoes after he plays soccer in them. That was until I figured out a secret. It all has to do with presentation. I also learned the 80/ 20 rule. It is powerful stuff. This is what ...

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How to sort through discourse to get to the marriage you want

How to sort out through discourse to get to the marriage you want

How to sort through discourse to get to the marriage you want Your eyes are squeezed tight. You are thinking, hoping, and trying not to cry. You wonder how you got into this life sentence that echoes more of jail sentences than a fairy tale. You have seen the movies the ones where the guy rescues the girl, and she rescues him back. You realize that would mean that two people would have to communicate. Communication is key if the key goes into that lock. You wonder if your dormant ...

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Free Printable Back to School Checklist for Parents!

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Free Printable Back to School Checklist for Parents! A new school year is almost upon us! I don't know about you, but I'm always afraid I'm going to miss something so I made this back to school checklist to keep myself on track, and I thought some of you would benefit from having it as well! Back to school time is exciting and a little crazy too right? My little one keeps going back and forth between being excited and being scared. I like to make sure she is part of the back to school ...

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Macy’s Back to School Event

Macy's Back to School Event

Macy's Back to School Event It's that time of year again Moms and Dads! That's right it is the most wonderful time of the year: Not Christmas... Back to School! Though just like at Christmas, Macy's has you covered when it comes to the nonstop revolving door that is kid's fashion. If you have ever been back to school shopping with a kid you have certainly heard that you know nothing about what is cool. Luckily, Macy's knows cool and knows that you do as well. Remember back in the 90's when ...

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Be A Hunger Hero During The Hunger Heroes Tyson Back To School Program

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. Be A Hunger Hero During The Hunger Heroes Tyson Back To School Program As summer draws closer and closer to a close, it's time to start thinking about our back to school routine. We are about to trade in our late night snacks for early morning breakfast before jumping in the car and starting our day. We are not only in the middle of moving, we are getting geared up to go to a new school ...

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Free Back to School Printable – My Learning Goals

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Free Back to School Printable- My Goals A new school year is upon us! My little girl will be starting 1st grade in a few short days, and we were talking about what she wants to accomplish this year. She told me that she didn't know how she would remember her goal by the end of the year, so we decided to make a Back to School Printable that we could hang in her room and she could remember what her goals were for the year. We actually printed out 2, one for school goals, and the other for ...

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How many white glue sticks does one kid really need?

How many white glue sticks does one kid really need

Ok, let's be honest with each other for a minute. When you get your student's school supply list what is the first thing that pops out of you mouth? "How many white glue sticks does one kid really need?" If you don;t say it out loud you know you are thinking it. Well, let me tell you the honest answer. A LOT!   How many white glue sticks does one kid really need? ...

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25 Ways to Use Coffee Filters Instead of Paper Towels

Ways to Use Coffee Filters

25 Ways to Use Coffee Filters Instead of Paper Towels For those that have read my articles before, you know how important saving money is to me. I am all about being frugal and cutting corners where I can while still living comfortably. So when I hear about a frugal tip I just have to share them with you! Have you ever heard of using coffee filters instead of paper towels?  I know it sounds crazy, but it totally works AND saves money!Q I have mentioned previously how we have gone to cloth ...

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Fun Colorwear Home Party: Adult Party Idea

Fun Colorwear Home Party: Adult Party Idea

Disclosure: “This post was sponsored by Colorwear as part of an In-Home Party Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” Fun Colorwear Home Party: Adult Party Idea It is summer the kids are home and crawling all over me like ants on a dropped piece of dinner. They are scurrying from one room to another in search of picking a fight with one another. That is what it seems to be the story of my summer. I need a break, so I invited some of my ...

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The 7 Words That Rescue My Marriage Everyday

The Seven Words That Rescue My Marriage Everyday

The 7 Words That Rescue My Marriage Everyday I didn't realize our marriage was in trouble or that I was in trouble. I loved him and he loved me, but somewhere under all the work and responsibility, we lost our plan. I got everything done. I checked each task off the list. I was breathing, but I wasn't living. I was knee deep in Cheerios ground into the rug and fingerprints and face plants on the glass. I was on calls or on the computer or at some child's activity. I was many things, but ...

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