PTPA Back To School Must-Haves & Giveaway!

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You already have the obvious back to school items covered – the school supplies, the new backpack, the new shoes, the trendy back to school clothes, etc But there are plenty of things you didn’t think of! No worries, the seasoned moms at PTPA have thought of everything and packed it into one all-inclusive guide. [...]

Back To School Must-Haves: Nut-Free Cookies & Snacks

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67% of mothers surveyed said they consider nut allergies before purchasing snacks or cookies for their child or child’s class mates. It’s true – nut allergies are getting increasing prevalent. With so many kids having nut allergies now (mine included) you just can’t take any chances, even if you are inviting a few kids over [...]

Finish Your Back To School Shopping at JCPenney!

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A little birdie told me that most kids are going back to school at some point this week! Can’t believe it’s already that time of year. If you haven’t back to school shopping yet, don’t worry! You can get your child an entire back to school wardrobe for around $200 that will fit their style [...]

Back To School: Retro Tote Bags from Redbubble

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Looking for a unique bag to tote your books in this semester? I’m loving “Two Cool Kitties: What’s For Lunch” tote bag from Redbubble. If a couple of cool, retro kitties aren’t your style, don’t worry! Redbubble has so many designs to choose from, you might end up wasting several hours of your life browsing [...]

Do All Your Back To School Shopping at Moxie Jean!

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* This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Moxie Jean. The opinions and text are all mine. I’m excited to introduce you to MoxieJean! Moxie Jean is a fabulous upscale resale site that focuses on baby and kid clothes. It’s the perfect site for busy moms who want to buy and [...]

The Glass Masters of Murano: Italian Art Glass Now and Then

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  When you go to the gift store, or buy Christmas gifts online, you probably don’t give too much thought about the history of the glass. Most people believe that the design they purchase today was designed perhaps a year or maybe even a few years ago. The truth is that a lot of glass [...]

5 Must-Haves To Get BEFORE Going Back To School

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Whether you are a mom that needs to get your kids ready to go back to school or you are a college student that is getting ready for the new school year, we have a list of 5 must-haves that will get you through the upcoming months! 1. Intel Tablet It can be a daunting [...]

7 Essential Elements of a Stress Free Family Photo Shoot

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Pictures are timeless, yet you find yourself counting the seconds until the family portrait is done. Embrace the occasion rather than worry about potential blunders. Don’t close your eyes while gleaning the following to ensure a stress-free family photo experience.   Choose Clothes Wisely Some clothes are timeless, like three-piece suits or black dresses. Choose [...]

Winter Gift Ideas to Keep Your Man Warm and Toasty

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  It’s winter time in the land down under, but don’t raise your man’s feelings of discontent. Give him a gift in the winter to remind him that your feelings are as warm and toasty as a number of gifts you present. Wrap your head around these warm sentiments made especially for your ‘snow man.’ [...]

8 Cosmetic Products Dad Will Love

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Do you think dad (or hubby) should spend a little more attention grooming themselves? Give them the nudge they need with one of these 8 cosmetic products that my own husband loves and uses frequently (if not daily!). Turn on your JavaScript to view content Some Of Our Favorites: Everyone Soap for Every Man ($10) [...]