Homeschool Essentials | our favorite homeschooling supplies

Homeschool Essentials | our favorite homeschooling supplies

Homeschool Essentials - our favorite homeschooling supplies | This post was sponsored by Ebates as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. #CashBacktoSchool It’s back to school time and for many that means back to school supplies. Being a homeschool parent requires a lot of planning and supplies. You need to think of everything from curriculums to storage and even pencils! I try to shop online as much as possible, whether we are buying new supplies or replenishing our Continue reading

Kids Art Supply Cart | rolling storage activity cart #michaelsmakers

Kids Art Supply Cart | rolling storage activity cart #michaelsmakers

Kids Art Supply Cart - rolling storage activity cart #michaelsmakers | These past couple of weeks I've been working on revamping my little guys homeschool room. One of the things I really wanted to do this year was make room for all of his art and craft supplies in the space.  Previously most of the supplies were kept in my crafting space located downstairs. CJ loves to be creative so I thought having his own set of art supplies right in the room, available within arms reach, could open the door for some spontaneous creativity. As a member of Continue reading

Wooden Sharpie Holder | diy pencil marker organizer #staplesbts

Wooden Sharpie Holder | diy pencil marker organizer #staplesbts

Wooden Sharpie Holder - diy pencil marker organizer #staplesbts | This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Staples, but all my opinions are my own. #StaplesBTS #pmedia http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV Prepping for back to school gives me an excuse to embellish a little in the school supply department. Honestly, organizing school supplies with my little guy make me quite happy. We've been a little obsessed lately finding and identifying the colorful rainbows in many of our back to school Continue reading

Back to School Supply Cake | #create2educate art supply tower

Back to School Supply Cake | #create2educate art supply tower

Back to School Supply Cake - #create2educate art supply tower | We have been getting pretty excited about the new school year around here. My little guy and I have been doing some major back to school planning and shopping this past week. While re-stocking some of our own school supplies we thought it would be fun to create a supply cake for our local human services therapeutic day program. The special needs organization has help us out in the past so being able to give a little back to their art program feels good this time of year. We Continue reading

DIY Laptop Desk | how to build a lap desk

DIY Laptop Desk | how to build a lap desk

DIY Laptop Desk | The idea of being able to instantly set up a mini work station is quite appealing when you spend a good amount of time on the computer. I've had these DIY Laptop Desk plans floating around my head since the beginning of the summer. Initially they were for me - thinking I would be able to get away from the desk and still work comfortably from my laptop during the warm summer months - however here we are at the beginning of another school year. The more I thought about the lap desk the more I realized it would probably be Continue reading

Laptop Skin | make your own custom vinyl computer decals

Laptop Skin | make your own custom vinyl computer decals

Make Your Own Laptop Skin Decals | While the Silhouette was out this weekend I decided to add a little glam to the laptop. I love the fact that vinyl can be added to virtually anything for an instant update - It usually takes me longer to pick out a design than to actually cut and apply it. I ordered this gold vinyl during the last Silhouette sale and I'm totally loving it. It's my favorite tone of gold with a perfect sheen. f.y.i - The buy one get one free vinyl promo is extended until the 14th 'Skins' are simply decorative decals used Continue reading

Super Fun Breakfast Ideas – Perfect for Back to School {Saturday Inspiration and Ideas}

Super Fun Breakfast Ideas – Perfect for Back to School {Saturday Inspiration and Ideas}

It's back to school time and I thought it would a prefect reason to share some super fun Breakfast ideas for this weeks Saturday Inspiration and Ideas Post. This transition can be pretty rough for your little ones so give them something to smile about! Source: Jim's Pancakes Bacon and Egg Pancakes Source: Betty Crocker Name / Alphabet Pancakes Source: Little Raindrops Initial Heart Pancakes Source: Jim's Pancakes Beehive Pancakes Source: Once Wed Mini Pancake Stacks Source: Not Martha Flower Continue reading