School bells are ringing and homeschool curriculum is dusted off – whether you have a year-round, block or “regular” schedule, chances are you need some ideas for back-to-school. Lunches are just a part of the rush, so we also have some tips for getting in gear the rest of the day. I’ve gathered my top […]
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September 23rd, 2013 · 42 Comments · What to Buy
If I’ve packed over 400 lunches in bento boxes, do I get to be an expert yet? (Maybe 500?) That’s two years straight for one child plus a month for two children, plus many odd days for summer camp, road trips traveling with the whole family, and excursions like zoo trips and baseball games. It […]
September 19th, 2013 · 15 Comments · Green Living, What to Buy
Now that I’ve been using reusable sandwich and snack bags regularly for three years, it’s not even weird anymore. Every so often, I see myself through someone else’s eyes as I unzip a cloth bag full of trail mix or muffins, and I wonder what they are thinking. Since I don’t know that I’ve ever […]