Preschool 2011 {Wordless Wednesday}

The boys start school this week! I thought I’d share a picture of the first day of school last year when just Jacob was headed off to school. Next week I will share a picture of both boys because Jacob and Lucas are both headed to preschool in the next couple of days!

1st Day Of School Ideas

Here are some of my favorite ideas for the 1st Day of School: Cute Smarties gift idea from It Is What It Is *** Read a special book like The Kissing Hand *** Snack idea from There’s A”1st” For Everthing *** Make a cake for the 1st day of school like Mama’s A Mess! does … Read more

10 Teacher Gifts For The First Day Of School

Here are 10 of my favorite gift ideas for teachers I’ve found online: 1) A loaf of homemade bread w/ a special note “May this preschool year be like this loaf of bread…. so very delicious you barely notice the crummy parts.” *** 2) Lotions with labels that say: “I hope your school year goes … Read more

Bag It Forward With Elmer’s

For the 3rd year in a row I am proud to take part in the “Bag It Forward” campaign. I participated two years ago in the virtual campaign and last year donated a bag full of school supplies to a little girl whose family had lost their home. This year I chose to “Bag It … Read more

School Supplies Shipped To You {And A Giveaway}

Though it’s only the beginning of July, my mind has started thinking about back to school season. With that comes preparing for a new year with new clothes for the boys and fresh school supplies. I love shopping for the outfits but the school supply shopping is not nearly as fun. I was excited to … Read more

Organizing For A New School Year

Jacob starts preschool next week so I am busy preparing our family and our household for everything that this new season of our life will bring. I thought I’d share 10 things I’m doing to get ready for the start of the school year and hope that you will share some of your tips with … Read more

First Day of High School

Yesterday was my little sister’s first day of high school. I took pictures in front of the front door before she left for school, just like my mom used to do. *********** Any advice you mothers out there have for my little sister as she embarks upon her high school journey?

Dayspring Back To School With Purpose

If you are buying school supplies for your child make sure to stop by Walmart and check out Dayspring’s line of school supplies. I loved finding school supplies with Christian messages and Bible verses on them at a secular store like Walmart. Check out my Whrrl story to see what other great Dayspring products you … Read more