#GetFresh this Back to School season with The Fresh 20, I am!


I feel so guilty about the amount of money we spend on fast food, not because I can’t get enough but because it is extremely convenient. Running kids to school, sports and other activities. Somewhere in that Im supposed to clean house, take care of babies and make healthy meals. I’ll admit it right now… 

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Back-to-School #Giveaway – #BTSGuide


Yay it is back to school time and my kids are so excited… We are too that is why we put together the Back-to-school guide for you on Monday. Candy, Kelley and I thought you might enjoy winning some of the goodies we had on the guide. So here is your chance to win one… 

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Ten Tips: Back to School Resolutions for Parents by Renee Thompson

Back to school resolutions

Each new school year is a chance for children to start fresh and establish new routines. The same is true for parents, who play a huge role in a child’s education. As you send your children back to school this year, consider making a few resolutions of your own to make this a successful academic… 

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Fun #Back-to-School Shopping Guide


Hello friends what a wonderful time of year… I love fall for many reasons like birthdays and holidays, but first PapaBear and I have 4 kiddos going to school this year.  It is really exciting but so many things to do so many things to get. The girls and I at Candypolooza.com and TheGrantLife.com put… 

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Back To School – Pick the right back pack


Here we are for another back to school shopping session and my (almost 8 yo) daughter has been wanted a Justin Bieber Backpack.  She was torn between a messenger style and a traditional style back pack.    I learned early on that even the cutest back pack could cause a lot of pain.  My oldest really liked… 

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Fantastic Organic Creating Healthy Habits for Back-to-School


PBS KIDS just launched “Fantastic Organic” with Whole Foods Markets.  It is a campaign with educational tools and resources from healthy eating to families this back-to-school season!   I love the lunch box ideas, I know the kids don’t enjoy PB&J’s on a daily basis.  I want to give the more greens to fuel their mind. The… 

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{Giveaway} Celebrate “Get Ready for Kindergarten” Month with Quilting Treasures and Dinosaur Train!

Dinosaur Train themed Pencil Case

I have gone through the first day of Kindergarten three times and I still have three more times to go.  My four year old is begging to go to school.  While I can’t put her in Kindergarten yet, I can  work on things to help prepare her for when it is her turn. We will… 

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Cereal Treat Bars to help with Back-To-School {Giveaway}


Well it has our first week of school has passed and we survived.  It was a wild ride and guess what we get to do it all over again next week. The kids have had a great start and they are loving school.  They really only have two concerns…  they are starving and thirsty at… 

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