The new school year routine and how to come out the other side! The new school year has totally kicked my butt. While I am not usually the person to admit this, in this case it is very true. The only thing that makes it better is it seems it is kicking everyone else’s buttContinue reading “Wow! The New School Year Routine Kicked My Butt. You Too? 5 Tips Guiding You Back To Sanity After A Cringe September”
Search results for: back to school
5 Quick Things To Do In August Guaranteed To Set Your Kid’s School Year Up for Success (Including How To Get Out Of The Daily Chore of Making Lunch)!
The Mint Chip Mama’s Back To School Tips! As summer fades like a sunset, we are reminded that September – and back to school – is on the horizon. It will be here before we know it. Quickly. Starting to get ready NOW will help in the fight against being scrambling parents. Like the parentContinue reading “5 Quick Things To Do In August Guaranteed To Set Your Kid’s School Year Up for Success (Including How To Get Out Of The Daily Chore of Making Lunch)! “
5 Fun Customizable Video Games to Play (and A Freebie) to Keep Your Kids Learning Over the Holidays
I’m so excited to host another guest blogger on The Mint Chip Mama! Please welcome: Barbara Peters. Barbara Peters is a speech language pathologist and a mother of two. She is going to showcase her awesome customizable video games! School’s out for winter break, but you can use customizable video games to keep your kid’sContinue reading “5 Fun Customizable Video Games to Play (and A Freebie) to Keep Your Kids Learning Over the Holidays”
Designing an Easy & Cool Tween Room for Middle School!
Tweens want cool rooms. Often it is so they can sit and brood, but mostly it is just because who doesn’t want a cool tween room!? When it was time to evolve our bedroom situation, getting our cool tween ready for middle school, there was no question what the décor would be – Harry PotterContinue reading “Designing an Easy & Cool Tween Room for Middle School!”
Back to School 2018
Back to School 2018! As the summer heats up in August, and we look forward to the Fall, what’s trending for Back to School is the hot topic. Back to School with Momtrends I was very lucky to have a sneak peek at last week’s Momtrends Back to School event. From fun clothes, to stylishContinue reading “Back to School 2018”
Back to School 2017 with Momtrends!
Back to School 2017 with Momtrends! I’m not sure how the summer is almost over already and we are talking about school again. The good news is – for us moms who live vicariously through our children – we can still share in the excitement of new products! As a blogger I’m so lucky toContinue reading “Back to School 2017 with Momtrends!”
Kudo Banz – Wearable Positive Feedback!
If you’re a parent, I’m quite sure you’re familiar with sticker charts. I am too. Little pieces of bribery that bring so much happiness to both parties. When I met the nice people from Kudo Banz last week I was very, very impressed by their expansion of this age old positive reinforcement tradition. Their ideaContinue reading “Kudo Banz – Wearable Positive Feedback!”
Tips for Keeping Kids Busy While Working From Home
I’m so excited to welcome Christina Duron back as a GUEST BLOGGER on The Mint Chip Mama! It can be challenging to raise kids while working remotely. Just because you’re around the corner doesn’t mean you have much free time to check if your children are getting into trouble. Luckily, below you’ll find some fantastic tips forContinue reading “Tips for Keeping Kids Busy While Working From Home”
We Survived A Year Of Remote Learning!
We did it. We made it. We survived a year of remote learning. I’m talking to you. I’m talking to me. I’m talking to our kids. I’m talking to all the educators who reeled in a screen of little faces every single day and administrators who made it all work. Oh my gosh. WE MADEContinue reading “We Survived A Year Of Remote Learning!”
Returning To Trader Joe’s & Experiencing Pandemic PTSD Two Years To The Day Of My Last Visit
Today found me returning to Trader Joe’s for the first time in two years. Literally two years. The last time I walked their aisles was March 9, 2020. I used to go weekly. Later that day in 2020 – while standing in our cul-de-sac as my kids played – I received an email that theContinue reading “Returning To Trader Joe’s & Experiencing Pandemic PTSD Two Years To The Day Of My Last Visit”
You must be logged in to post a comment.