school lunches


Before we started homeschooling, my kids attended private school. Each day, they had to bring their own lunch, and I could not count the endless times that packing lunches made us run late. This not […]

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When I was a kid, there was one special day at school that I made sure I was there — pizza day! Do you remember those delicious, round, little pizzas? Oh my stars! Pizza day […]


Sending your child off to school can be a tough transition, especially if this is your son’s or daughter’s first year. Putting your child in the hands and trust of others and trusting that your […]


5 Minutes for Mom contributing writer, Heidi Strawser, chimes in today with the age-old dilemma – how do you make lunch time fun and healthy for your kids? Are you stuck in a lunch-time rut? […]


Disney sandwich bags

I have to admit it – packing my kids’ lunches every morning before school is not one of the highlights of my day. I know that it’s important to give my kids healthy options, but […]


It’s that time of year once again. I can’t believe how fast the summer flew by. As we head out for our back to school shopping, purchasing backpacks, folders and pencils, we also have to […]