Lunch Box Love – Flip, Pick, and Pack printable book by Melissa Taylor – helping you and your kids prepare healthy school lunches
As it is that time of year when we are getting the kids ready to get back to school, as a working Mum I am thankful for any shortcuts and time saving tips. The girls are very helpful around the house and all have their chores - and that includes helping in the kitchen, and increasingly being able to prepare meals themselves. For some of the examples of what they have cooked over the Summer check out my Cooking With The Kids recipe series. An easy way to get your children started is to get…
Personalised kids lunch box labels for back to school lunch box fun
We are getting read for the kids to go back to school and one of the things I have been creating are some lunch box labels. I came across some great labels in the meantime which you can personalise. There are 6 labels that you can personalise with your child’s name when you open the PDF and 8 fun face labels. You will need to use this free font from FontSquirrel.com called Quicksand and install it before you print the labels. Of course you could always just cut out the labels and write your…
Back to School DIY Apple Party Plates
I recently threw a Back to School Party for a small magazine and wanted to start sharing some of the photos of the party supplies. This was a super low budget party - well under $100 for everything. One of my favorite DIY ideas from the shoot were these apple plates. In total, they cost $2 for 15 plates, so I really think it's a steal when you see the impact that they have on the party theme. I also think they'd be cute for a really sweet bookworm birthday party.
Back to School Printable… A Cut Above the Rest
This is the most adorable Free Back to School Printable! Aim to be a cut above the rest... we could all use that advice, right? Why not print off this adorable chalkboard style printable, attach scissors, and get ready to give your child a sweet, inspiring, and totally inexpensive gift!
Back to School Party Ideas on a Budget
Here's a Back to School Party from Spaceships and Laser Beams! I always get super excited when I can showcase our own boy party ideas here. My son Sam is starting school this year. He's a little nervous about it. If I am truthful, I am a lot nervous about it - although trying not to show any of those nerves to him! I cannot believe my little baby is a little boy going to school. So I turned to what I know best: I threw a Back to School Party. Of course, I photographed it for the blog because…
30 days of kids school lunch ideas: No Repeats!
Has the daily packing of lunches become your most dreaded chore? Take the guesswork off your shoulders with this awesome list of kid-approved lunches to get you through the end of the year.
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Crayon Roll - Kids Art Roll
I was at a MOPS meeting last week where we made a crayon roll art kit. It was so simple to make and is the perfect thing to bring to a restaurant or doctor's office. This easy kids art kit can be made in 5-10 minutes and is easy when you use the template I've provided. You will need: 10 inch by 6 1/2 inch piece of felt 6 crayons Scissor 4x6 inch blank notepad 23 inch piece of grosgrain ribbon (3/8 of an inch wide) Dark colored ballpoint pen Custom Template (below) To get the Crayon Roll…
Essential Back-to-School Picture Books | Imagination Soup
As your children return back-to-school, you'll want to read these essential picture books about the first day, separation anxiety, and making friends.