Tag Archives: back to school

best boy wardrobe tips!

abercrombie kids

All my best tips for creating a wardrobe both you and your boy will love! Filled with all my opinions — take it for what it’s worth! My #1 tip is to fill their closet only with pieces you both like. So when they start flexing their decision-making muscles you won’t cringe. I don’t take my kids shopping, ever. It’s not fun for anyone! At least yet. So I shop online and I pull my favorite items, items I know they’ll like that I like, too, on separate tabs and I show the boys all the tabs at once and … Read more

h&m

H&M

I’m sure you all already know H&M is my first stop for fashion for myself and my kids! Their new arrivals always excite me and seem to land right with what I want to be wearing each season. HAYES: Sweatshirt // Socks // Shorts CALLUM: Pants // Sneakers // Jacket // T-shirt EMILY: Blouse // Sandals // Jeans // Earrings

abercrombie kids!

abercrombie kids

This post is brought to you by Abercrombie Kids. All opinions are my own. Abercrombie Kids sent my boys the greatest back-to-school care package and I wanted to share what my kids picked and a few of my other favorite items from their Fall Arrivals! One thing to note about Abercrombie Kids, the clothing quality is truly next level. Russ has commented on clothing maybe three times in his life said how soft, yet durable the t-shirts felt!  As I’ve been shopping for my kids for Back to School, Abercrombie Kids is sort of in a class of its own as far … Read more

girl’s back to school fashion

Fall Looks For Girls

BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING DEALS FOR GIRLS! Where to look: Abercrombie Kids 40% off denim! // Cotton On – Deals on Jeans + Tees // Forever 21 – always low priced // Gap — 40% off right now // H&M – Back to School Deals galore // Old Navy — Most BTS items are under $10. $8 jeans for instance // Pepper Kids  — small trendy shop priced just right! // Target – Deals + 1 Year Guarantee on Cat & Jack //  Zara – best bang for your on-trend buck in my opinion. Beatles Tee $13 // Leather Jacket $25 // Ribbed … Read more

best of: backpacks 2018

2018 Best of Back Packs BOYS

Backpack season is upon us! So many darling options out there! I broke it down for boys + girls and there’s a mix of preschool size on up to youth. Nothing TOO big though because I got your back and your kiddos. Literally. Let it be said so many of these would be great for either gender, so be sure and check out both and know that I hate deeming LEGOS just for boys, or a pink unicorn backpack girls only. You do you!! GIRLS: Hard Shell Egg Pack $14 and several bright colors! // Hello Kitty Pack // Soft … Read more

Back To School Shoes

Rack Room Shoes

Sponsored by Rack Room Shoes. Back to School means so many things for our family this year, as a whole and for each individual and we might all need a little extra dose of courage for Back to School 2018!  I need all the tips on how to make moving to a new place right before school easier, more peaceful, or even fun for the kids. It might keep me up at night a little. We’ve started attending church in our new area, meeting up with a couple people nearby that have kids around their age, hopefully that will help! Gonna … Read more

snack hacks

Sponsored by Stonyfield Yokids. Hayes has been in school for about a week and Cal starts his first day tomorrow, but I already feel infinitely more “with it.” Owning the day instead of letting it own me, you know? I just had to get myself set up for success and here are two easy ways to help kids get not only a healthy snack, but also independently so!Grab + Go Snack Boxes. I have these in the pantry and also the fridge where they’re pre-portioned, bagged, and easy to spot. They can grab whatever snack looks good to them even if … Read more

best of: backpacks

RED: Jetpack backpack // Red NY pack PINK: Pink with black straps // State Multi Red and Pink ORANGE: Fjallraven – also if you hate the price Brickyard Buffalo has a super similar dupe for $25! Posted a pic at the bottom of this! YELLOW: Legobag // Leopard // Mustard and Navy // Gold irridescent GREEN: Herschel day pack // Dragon bag BLUE: Denim patch // Legobag, made of water bottles! // Popcorn backpack // Skiphop Raccoon. Too many cute animal packs not enough years in my life!! PURPLE: Herschel // GRAY/BLACK: Gray with tan tipping // Plain black perfect for patching! // Cream windowpane // Space Backpack

BTS haul

***COTTON ON – 20% off full priced kids “SMELLYALATER” (until August 17, 2017)*** What did we actually buy for Back to School shopping this year? I’ll tell you! And although I haven’t been blessed with a girl, I don’t discriminate so find girl looks at the bottom of this post! 😉 So here’s what they wanted to wear to show the internet!Hayes – Zara tee / H&M jeans / Nikes /// Cal – Cotton On Tee / Cut off shorts (DIY) / Natives Strategy: Like most of you I go through the boys closets and figure out exactly what they need … Read more

best of: school supplies

Best Of: School Supplies

Best Of Series is back, this time it’s all about School Supplies. This post was so fun to research for, gathering all my favorite supplies was hardly work. Here’s a few darling things your kids will flip for!Let’s start with the one everyone went crazy for this Vibe Squad Mini Tool Kit. Everything is TINY but functional.  This one is my fave: the Lunch Lines riddle book. This book comes with sweet little jokes and riddles that fold up into notes so you can stick one easily into your kids’ lunch and jot a quick note. [Also pictured: Skip Hop … Read more