Posts made in August, 2012

What I Wore Wednesday – Last Days Of Summer

Posted by on Aug 29, 2012 in Clothes, For Moms | 0 comments

What I Wore Wednesday – Last Days Of Summer

This week was all about comfort.  Two sets of t-shirts and jeans dressed up with a little sparkle or lace and a Pinterest inspired outfit that I adored.  I would never have thought it up myself but love Pinterest for learning new ways to wear things I already have.  I also share 3 of my favorite hairstyle that are quick, easy, and look pretty nice for the little amount of effort they take. Get the low down on why I am including What I Wore Wednesday posts here, but the main reason is to motivate myself to put in a little extra effort each and every day.  What I wore Wednesday is a way...

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Let The Kids Be Mom For The Day Before Going Back To School

Posted by on Aug 28, 2012 in Fun for Kids, Summer Projects | 0 comments

Let The Kids Be Mom For The Day Before Going Back To School

A lot of kids are back to school this week or will be getting on that bus in the next couple of weeks.  This year we are celebrating one of our last full days together before school starts with a fun twist to the day.  Today the kids were appointed Mommy for the day and will choose how we spend the day, all of our activities, and even our meals.  What a fun way to end the summer together. My kids are off to school next week and I am really trying to relish this last week that they are officially all mine during the day.  This will be the last week before my son is off to a full day all...

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Making Getting Out The Door For School Easier

Posted by on Aug 27, 2012 in Clothes, For Moms, Fun for Kids, Kids Space | 2 comments

Making Getting Out The Door For School Easier

The switch from lazy summer days with no set schedule to the hussel and bussel of getting out the door and of to school is a challenge for a lot of families.  To make getting out the door for school easier we have a little system using closest organizers that takes the guess work out of getting dressed for school.  It’s a simple idea but has really saved a lot of headaches for our family. It’s back to school time and back to reality. No more lounging around in jammies until the kids feel like getting dressed and going outside to play for the day.  Oh, how I will miss the snugly...

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Easy And Soft Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars And A Back To School Treat

Posted by on Aug 23, 2012 in Do It Yourself, Food, Fun for Kids, Gift Ideas, Kids Party | 0 comments

Easy And Soft Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars And A Back To School Treat

If you are like me, you have tried dozens of different chocolate chip cookie recipes searching for the perfect, soft, and tasty cookie.  Look no further!  This is a no fail lazy way of creating the perfect chocolate chip cookie bars by dumping together just 4 simple ingredients!  Add some icing and sprinkles and make it to celebrate you child’s first day back to school. It’s back to school time!  Here is a simple recipe that you need to add to your recipe box if you are still on the hunt for the perfectly soft chocolate chip cookie recipe and a fun way to celebrate back to...

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What I Wore Wednesday – Summer Styles

Posted by on Aug 22, 2012 in Clothes, For Moms, Hair Help | 6 comments

What I Wore Wednesday – Summer Styles

I am loving the perfect summer weather right now and taking advantage of my summer wardrobe before the cool fall air sweeps in.   This week I was able to come up with three great outfits all under $30.00!  I’m most excited to share with you a formal outfit that I wore to a wedding that ran me less than $23 bucks and some easy peasy summer hairstyle too. Get the low down on why I am including What I Wore Wednesday posts here, but the main reason is to motivate myself to put in a little extra effort each and every day.  What I wore Wednesday is a way for Mom’s to share outfits and...

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