Back to School Gifts for Teachers

Going back to school can be a crazy time for all involved. Let your kiddo’s teacher know you appreciate all the preparation they’ve done to make this the best school year yet! We’ve gathered five of our favorite back to school gifts for the wonderful teachers in your life: Clever candy: Attach a colorful note to a mason jar of candy Write something clever like: “This year is going to be sweet!” or “O-fish-ally wishing you the best school year ever!” on a jar of candy fish 2. Punny Pens: Attach a note to a pack of highlighters or fun-colored…

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How to Teach Good Cleaning Habits

Being a parent means you do it all: the diaper changes, the feedings, the late nights and early mornings, the homework help, the chauffeuring, and for the majority of the time, the cleaning. Kids have a knack for making messes, and usually it’s up to the grown-ups to figure out how to tackle and prevent them. There comes a time, however, when we can get the little ones involved in the cleaning process as well. Read on for our tips on integrating healthy cleaning habits into kids’ lives, as well as age appropriate tasks that they can successfully accomplish. Let…

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Tackling Back to School Messes–The Easy Way!

We may still be enjoying the best of summer (pass the poolside popsicles please!) but kids everywhere are starting to head back to school. We all know that the stains and messes that occur throughout the school day are as inevitable as homework (sorry, kids…). Read on to learn how to tackle them with ease. Arts and Crafts We’ve all been there: a “forgotten” science project that’s due the next day leads to a last minute trip to the craft store and paint splatters on the new rug. Don’t worry, we have a few tricks up our sleeve for any…

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