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Back to Homeschool

Going back to school reminds me of pencil boxes, lunch boxes, new teachers, and Trapper Keeper notebooks (yes, I’m a child of the 80s). However, back to school for my family means working at the dining room table with mom (or without mom) on various subjects throughout the day. You will often find my kids […]

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How to Dominate Florida’s Back-to-School Tax Holiday

Who remembers the old Staples back-to-school commercial with the dad joyously collecting supplies while his sullen progeny trudge along behind him as “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” plays in the background? It’s the perfect metaphor for the annual craziness that is back-to-school preparation. Planning for a new school year, anticipating challenges and adventures […]

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Back to school – 5 Easy-to-Make After-School Snacks

When most kids walk in the front door after a long day at school, they head straight to the pantry in search of something to snack on. We understand that keeping your kids fed and helping them maintain a healthy diet can get monotonous, so here are 5 ideas for delicious, nutritious and easy-to-make after-school snacks that will […]

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A Guide to Middle School

I’m a newbie mom to the world of middle school. My daughter is in the sixth grade and my experience with middle school is limited. To preface this post, let me say that transitioning into the middle school years is very personal for each child and family. What works for one family, or even one child […]

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