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

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This is a sponsored post about when to keep your child home from school. 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 … [Read more...]

An Easy Way to Save Box Tops!

It's easy to save Box Tops!

Ah back to school – suddenly the snacks we munched on all summer long are no longer acceptable. I also found we are now going through snacks at an alarming rate. I’m not sure HOW that is possible … [Read more...]

15 Back to School Lunch Ideas Kids Will Love!

School 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 … [Read more...]

An Open Letter to Seattle Public Schools

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

On Tuesday night, my 5 year old daughter Quincy cried when I told her there would be no school on Wednesday September 9th. No first day of Kindergarten, something she was looking forward to all … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

LeapReader fun in the classroom!

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 … [Read more...]

Back to School Shopping starts with Fruit of the Loom

I'm still trying to wrap my head around the fact that I have a kindergartener! While Sebby has been going to developmental preschool for two years, I still need to do some back to school shopping for … [Read more...]