Girls Can!

 Smash Stereotypes, Defy Expectations, and Make History! Praise for IZZY NEWTON AND THE S.M.A.R.T. SQUAD: ABSOLUTE HERO This series opener highlights diverse, sympathetic characters using their smarts and their emotional intelligence to solve scientific and social challenges. Charlie has light-brown skin and speaks Spanish with her two moms, Allie presents white, Marie presents Asian, and […]

2020 Gift Guide

Hosted by The Frugal Grandmom Disclosure: Affiliate links may be included. The Frugal Grandmom is happy to host the 2020 Gift Guide! Co-Hosts: Live Love Laugh Reviews and Giveaways, Homeschool On the Range, Marksville And Me, and A Little Bit of Everything from Mike & Alisa This year we’re highlighting some amazing gift ideas that […]

Splashing Spring 2 Fall

For the southern most parts of California, we have a few school cycles. One being “Traditional” in which back to school is September and others are “Average” where students go back in August. Then there are the “Year-Round” schools that have them heading back after barely 6 weeks of summer break mid-July. Yes, my kids […]

BIC Freebate

With back to school in full swing comes school supply shopping Dreaded music playing in my head Actually, my kids went back to school the week of July 21st which brings me to BIC’s Freebate: Purchases from 21 July, 2019 to 7 September, 2019: BUY: Any one (1) BIC Gel-ocity Gel Pen Product:  BIC Gel-ocity Original, BIC Gel-ocity Quick Dry, BIC Gel-ocity Quick […]

Hodge Podge Smoothies!

Hmmm… 🧐 What?! Having had one too many (or several) surgeries on my abdominal area due to one botched exactly 4,933 days ago (yes, I Googled that) my digestion capabilities “have gone to the dogs”. Still doesn’t stop me from creating adventures with my kids! Progressively getting worse through the years and fixes to other […]

Lice Shield

💪 Repel lice with the power of 5 essential oils 💪 Sending your kids to camp this summer? What’s on your packing list? Sunscreen, swim trunks / suit, hat…. What about a lice repellent? The American Camp Association reports that each year, one of the most common calls to the Camp Crisis Hotline comes from […]

CLOSED ~ Fall Toy Preview Giveaway

Big thanks to Parenting In Progress putting together her Must-Have Toys for a Fantastic Fall! Some great gift ideas for kids both big and small; go through all pages of amazing ideas and enter into her great giveaway today! I still can’t believe it is fall. Today I’m taking a look at some great new […]