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Easy Pantry Organization Ideas for Kids Snacks & School Lunches

Are you overwhelmed when you open your pantry and refrigerator? Is it totally disorganized and you can't find anything? This is how I was feeling! The kids and I were constantly searching for food and kids snacks we couldn't find or letting food go bad because we didn't see it. I decided it was time… Continue reading Easy Pantry Organization Ideas for Kids Snacks & School Lunches

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40 Things to Do with Kids on Staycation

Are you looking for a way to keep your kids busy over the summer or on school breaks? If you don't want to spend money on a big vacation, we love the idea of planning a great Staycation by finding fun places to go with kids right in our own city and fun things to… Continue reading 40 Things to Do with Kids on Staycation

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Kohl Children’s Museum | What to Know Before You Go 

Are you looking for things to do in Chicago with Kids? Look no further than the Kohl Children’s Museum located in Glenview, Illinois. This children’s museum offers tons of cool play areas for your kids to learn and explore. I have taken my children to kids museums all over the country and this one by… Continue reading Kohl Children’s Museum | What to Know Before You Go 

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5 Rainy Day Activities for Kids | Family Game Nights with No Screens

Need some fun rainy day activities for kids? I don't know about you but I get a little stressed trying to keep the kids busy, especially during winter months or rainy days when you can't just send them outside to play? The nights get long in the winter and kids who are bored tend to get… Continue reading 5 Rainy Day Activities for Kids | Family Game Nights with No Screens

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11 Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas Teachers Really Want

Are you struggling to think of great Teacher Appreciation gift ideas? You want to show your child's teacher how much you appreciate them, but the question is, what will they like? I worry about finding gifts at the holidays and end of the school year teacher gifts. So, to figure out the best Teacher Gifts, I… Continue reading 11 Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas Teachers Really Want

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How to Clean a Washing Machine in 5 Easy Steps

Do you want a clean washing machine? Do you feel like your washing machine smells? I am so embarrassed to say that mine did and I wasn't sure how to fix it. I did a bunch of research and figured out how to clean a front loading washing machine. Turns out it is really easy… Continue reading How to Clean a Washing Machine in 5 Easy Steps

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How to Get Organized with Free Checklist Printables For Kids Activities

How to Get Organized with Free Checklist Printables For Kids Activities Are your afternoons like mine, a crazy rush to get to all the kids' activities? They come home from school and it's a mad dash to get homework done, eat some type of meal, then pack up all your gear and head off. The… Continue reading How to Get Organized with Free Checklist Printables For Kids Activities

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Use This Snack Organization Idea for Kids to Stop Morning Stress

I don't know how mornings are in your house, but ours is a crazy mad rush every morning to get the kids ready for school and out the door.  Kids always oversleep, take too long to eat breakfast, and forget to pack their backpacks so we are scrambling every morning.  I was starting to get so… Continue reading Use This Snack Organization Idea for Kids to Stop Morning Stress