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Creative Class Auction Projects
EDUCATION

4 Creative Class Auction Projects

It’s that time of year again… FUNDRAISING SEASON! PTAs and planning committees far and wide are getting together and trying to raise money for a very worthy cause: their schools! We’re quite fortunate that our school only has one large fundraising event every year. We don’t have to sell cupcakes, […]

All About You Birthday Poster
BIRTHDAY

All About You Birthday Posters

Let’s be real for a minute. Kids love birthdays…but only if it’s *their* birthday. And honestly, it’s been a bit of a problem in our house. My daughter gets super excited when she hears the word “birthday”, and automatically assumes we’re talking about her birthday. Within minutes she’s making a […]

Birthday Bubble Poster
BIRTHDAY

Birthday Bubble Poster

There is a new trend among parents to spend $500 – $1000 on a child’s first birthday. $1000 people. Now, before I get accused of “mom shaming” let me say this; my only wish for everyone in this world is to be happy. So if spending $1000 on a birthday […]

Act of Kindness Cards for Preschoolers
ACTS OF KINDNESS

Acts of Kindness for Kids

Did you know there are proven health benefits to performing acts of kindness? Yep. You heard that right. Let me say it one more time so it sinks in… Performing acts of kindness, no matter how small, have proven health benefits. These benefits include: Increase in happiness Natural boost to […]

Best Face Paint for Moms + Kids Who Arted
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The Best Face Paint for Moms + Kids

We’ve been using a lot of face paint lately, and I’ve been getting a lot of questions about it on my social media accounts. So I thought I’d save everyone some time and write a quick post about the basics of face painting for moms. Please know up front – […]

Birthday Cake Photo Poster
BIRTHDAY

Birthday Cake Photo Poster {Download}

My baby turned one this weekend (and we’d better move onto the next topic before I get emotional), HOWEVER, I did come up with a lot of fun, new projects in order to celebrate her birthday in the grandest way possible. One of those projects was this birthday cake photo […]

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Mail Carrier Thank You Card

We love our mail carrier! Seriously – she is a lovely person. Always waving, smiling, offering to help…just the best! And we want her to know how we feel! So we made a “Thanks for driving Miles & Miles to bring us our mail” card and attached it to a […]

Show and Tell List from A to Z
EDUCATION

Show & Tell Ideas {from A to Z}

For the last three years my children have had to bring a “Show and Tell” item to school every week. And each week, their show and tell had to start with a specific letter. Every-single-week I thought, “we’ll plan ahead next time and be more prepared”. And, just like clockwork, […]

Snack Ideas (from A to Z)
EDUCATION

Snack Ideas {from A to Z}

If you have a preschooler or Kindergartner, you may know the agony of trying to find a snack idea that correlates with the “Letter of the Week” curriculum. While our schools never required this, it was always suggested as a fun activity. But how many snacks start with the letter […]

First Day of School Poster
BACK TO SCHOOL

First Day of School Poster

Hi gang! The first day of school is right around the corner. Which means, in a few short weeks, first day of school photos will flood our social media accounts. (Personally, I love to see all of the back to school pictures!) I noticed last year, almost everyone used some […]