Do you wonder when to keep a child home from school?

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School is back in session, and you may be finding that you’re already dealing with the first round of school crud. Do you ever have a hard time deciding when to keep a child home from school? Have you ever sent them off anyway, with tissues stuffed in their pockets; an extra box in their backpack, only to get that dreaded “come get your child” phone call?

An Easy Way to Save Box Tops!

It's easy to save Box Tops!

Buy participating products at Sam’s Club, and earn up to 400 Box Tops for your school! Learn how we save Box Tops!

15 Back to School Lunch Ideas Kids Will Love!

Back to School Lunch Ideas with Text

chool starts in Seattle in just a few weeks, and it’s time to think about back to school lunch ideas. I’m not a fan of hot school lunches, my daughter never has time to eat by the time she waits in line. So packing lunches it is! I hope you enjoy these ideas!

An Open Letter to Seattle Public Schools

Even my five year old daughter knows what a fair contract is. #SPSstrike #4myteacher

It’s time to do the right thing. It’s time to negotiate a fair contract settlement with Seattle teachers and support professionals.

How Zarbee’s can help your little one feel better!

When do you keep a child home from school #ZarbeesCough #MC TheMavenofSocialMedia.com®

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC)for Zarbee’s Naturals. I received product samples and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. With it being cold and flu season, when do you keep a child home from school? I sent Sebby to school yesterday, and he seemed fine. A […]

LeapReader fun in the classroom!

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Last week Quincy shared her love of LeapFrog and their new LeapReader with her developmental preschool class at Viewlands Elementary. Thanks to MomSelect, we were generously providing an amazing assortment of LeapReaders and activities, the pre-kindergartners. All opinions and experiences are our own. LeapReader is the complete learn-to-read-and-write solution. LeapReader engages kids in imaginative stories […]