Getting Kids Reading
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Free Books for Kids
I think it was JacketFlap that started the Second Hand Saturday Book Giveaway and now I am hopping on their bandwagon with a New Weekly Feature to give away some of the great books that I have received but no longer need. The books may have been too girly to be passed down to my son. Or all my kids might outgrew the books. Or simply, the book didn’t click with my kids. Read more…
$20 Gifts for Kids
One of my mom friends asked for this category. We just had two birthday parties so I was able to ask my kids what they liked the most from their stack of gifts. I also periodically check Marshalls and T. J. Maxx for birthday party gifts to stock up my supply– hidden from the kids, of course!. A great gift for girls is a blank or lined diary or fancy notepad and the Marshalls near my house seems to almost always have great ones for half-off which I like to give with a book (you know me, I love books!). Read more…
Getting Organized for the Holidays!
Every year you say you are going to do it. Get prepared before the holiday rush. And every year, you find yourself running around the mall at the last minute when you could be home wrapping gifts or baking cookies. It’s the perfect time of year to make your holiday fantasies come true. This year you can be watching holiday movies while everyone else you know is at the mall.
p.s. More organization posts:
Top 10: Tips to Organize Your Kids
How To: Organize a Yard Sale
How to Organize Your Children’s Artwork
Easy Playroom Organization