19 Jun, 2024

Back to School Haircut Supporting the Underprivledged

It’s on every mom’s to-do  list,  a back to school haircut. We start the year with polished shoes, fresh uniforms, white socks and of course, a haircut. This year we returned to Hair Cuttery.  We wanted great cuts and to be part of a great cause – the Share-a-Haircut program.  What is the Back to School Share-A-Haircut […]

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FREE Rewards Program for Teachers at Office Depot

Teachers:  Don’t buy another school supply item until you’ve signed up for the FREE Rewards program for teachers: the Office Depot Star Teacher Rewards program! You’ll earn points that will earn you FREE supplies! School time means school supply time! We all stock up on paper, pencils and crayons to put in the backpacks and keep […]

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5 Reasons to Love Office Depot Rewards

I am participating in the #ODRewards campaign sponsored by Office Depot. For more information, about Office Depot Rewards, visit their website. There are loads of reward programs out there. Some are certainly better than others. I have recently fallen in love with the Office Depot Rewards Program! This back to school season I have been loading […]

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Back to School Fashion on a Budget at The Children’s Place

The Back to School fashions at The Children’s Place are affordable, practical and stylish. Moms can depend on The Children’s Place for clothing for newborns to tweens, from summer to winter and everything in between. Remember how impressed I was with the savings on the fedora hat this past spring? Well, the savings are just as […]

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Rock ‘N Learn Videos are Excellent Tools for Back to School Learning

Reading, writing and arithmetic.  That’s the focus.  Homeschooling, back to school or even just entertainment in the car DVD player – moms are searching for fun ways to educate their children. What can YOU do to support your pre-school or elementary aged children as they embark on a new school year?  It’s important to keep it […]

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Back to School Time – 5 Ways to Make Your Morning Run Smoothly

On your mark. Get set. GO! Back to school time is here!  Some of us have started. Some are anxiously waiting.  Regardless, we all spend these weeks transitioning into the new school time schedule.  It’s nerve-racking, but being a Smart Mama can increase your chances of a successful morning! Here are 5 ways you can […]

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Smart Home: Back to School Etiquette

[ad#Google in Content] This week I welcome Lovely Payoute, president of Etiquette Miami, who offers a wide range of programs and services from group etiquette classes for children and teens, individual/corporate training, and cotillion programs. Children Manners classes for children and teens are enrolling now in Palm Beach Gardens and Boca Raton Nordstrom Stores. You […]

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Want to be a School Volunteer this Year? 20% Increase!

Did you know that the desire to volunteer in a child’s classroom has increased by 20%? According to a groundbreaking new study titled “The Economy’s Impact on Back to School,” GreatSchools and Harris Interactive have discovered this tremendous gain in desire to volunteer. (To see report: http://www.greatschools.net/news/back-to-school-poll-results.page ) With the challenges of today’s economy parents […]

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