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Quarantine Kit for Kids

If you are home with kids in quarantine, you are probably trying to add some fun activities, games, projects, crafts, etc to your “home school” day. To make things a little easier for you, I put together a mini kids quarantine kit with some educational activities, crafts, and games to keep your little ones busy enough that you might be able to check your inbox or use the bathroom! Highlights Preschool Big Fun Book / Paint Kit / USA Puzzle…

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5 April Fools Pranks To Play On Your Husband

5 April fool pranks to play on your husband

Fart Spray My husband is lactose intolerant so he OFTEN has a very stank butt. This year we are turning the tables on him. My kids are in on it and we bought this fart spray and I’m going to spray it in the car while my older son pretends he feels sick to his stomach. I’m looking forward to turning the tables on Chris when he thinks he’s being hot boxed by someone else’s gas. Cream Cheese Deodorant Replace…

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Stay Home Cozy Guide

guide to staying cozy at home

Since many of us are staying home for the next couple weeks and not really getting dressed up, I thought I would share some “stay home” cozy styles along with a few other things to make us feel warm, cozy, and comfortable while we ride this quarantine. If you don’t have any where to go, you might as well dress in some cute loungewear and slippers! Sharing a round up of a few things I found to make “staying home”…

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Clothes,Outfits,Spring Outfits,Workwear

3 Ways to Style a Sleeveless Blazer Vest

how to style a black faux double breasted blazer vest

Hi friends! Today I’m partnering with Express to share styling ideas for a versatile wardrobe piece I think many of you don’t already have in your closet. Because many retailers have had to close brick and mortar stores temporarily, they’re offering great online sales to try and continue business. The more we support our favorite brands and businesses, both big and small, the better the chance we can continue to enjoy their fruits! I love Express so while you may…

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Clothes,Outfits,Spring Outfits

Mommy & Me Beach Attire

mommy and beach outfit - kids stripe towelling coverup and women’s navy slouchy striped hooded cover-up

Social distancing has led us on several outdoor adventures in the last week. Today I’m partnering with Nordstrom to share mommy and me beach attire. Next month we open our beach cottage and with home schooling looking like the new norm, we are preparing for what we hope are warmer days on the horizon. If we can do science class on the beach I might be a more zen teacher? Thinking we would take a spring break trip I grabbed…

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Clothes,Lifestyle (Home, Travel, Family),Outfits,Spring Outfits

Fill in the Blank, “Home Schooling Got Me Like…”

blush pink sheath dress with ruffle shoulder on pinteresting plans fashion blog

Hey friends! My husband and I have remained relatively calm throughout this quarantine by reminding ourselves “we are all in this together”. From the fears about the economy, everyone’s health, and now managing a home school classroom – there’s a lot of new things racing around my brain the last few weeks. I wanted to share a few things that have helped make our days a bit easier. GETTING DRESSED This can be a struggle. I have both day and…

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Clothes,Outfits,Spring Outfits,Workwear

3 Workwear or Weekend Springtime Looks

Ann Taylor navy and white gingham pleated flutter sleeve top with cream wide leg crop pants

Hi there! I’m sharing a few workwear items that also double up as easy to transition weekend pieces. Ann Taylor launched a ton of cute springtime items recently. It seems a bit up in the air how people will be celebrating Easter this year so I wanted to share pieces would be a good option for a more casual celebration and then you can rewear them to work and weekend events as we start socializing more later in spring. These…

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Don’t Forget Recess!

cute spring running outfit with skort

Hey friends! With the kids home from school for the next couple weeks I’ve made a written schedule of how we will fill each day. Without a routine similar to school, we all get a little stir crazy and start to climb the walls. Part of our day includes recess! Today I’m sharing an outfit from Backcountry that can take you from a trail run to a coffee date. Backcountry gave me a discount code to share with you guys.…

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Top Picks From Nordstrom’s 25% OFF Site Wide Sale

best sale picks on Nordstrom brands that never go on sale - pinteresting plans fashion blog

I have never seen Nordstrom do a site wide sale, EVER. They just put everything 25% off so if you have been wanting a pair of shoes, a bag, high-end leggings, beauty products that you typically splurge, etc. Grab it on sale now with free shipping. A lot of the popular items are going fast like these Tory Burch Miller Sandals. I’ve also listed several brands that rarely ever go on sale below with my top sale picks! Top Sale…

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Things to Do at Home With Young Kids

things to do while home with kids

Educational Resources and Activities Free homeschooling resources available for a limited time at Amazing Educational Resources – is a list of all the sites offering free resources right now has lots of free materials as well as paid options to support teachers. National Geographic Kids on YouTube has many educational programs and if you have a smartTV you can watch them on the television. Crash Course Kids – educational YouTube channel. – movement and mindfulness activities for…

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