Video: Stack & Stick Blocks

Stack and Stick Blocks

Looking for a classic toy that will get your kids using their brains and creativity? Go back to the basics with Stack & Stick Blocks.  They will entertain your kids and keep them away from the television. Watch Pam and Melisa as they review the blocks on on Project Junior’s YouTube Channel. (more…)

Colorful Lunch Totes and Bags by Milkdot

Milkdot Lunch Bags

When we were at ABC Kids Expo 2014 last week, we couldn’t help but notice the colorful display from Milkdot. While we know that  you have already completed your back-to-school shopping, we would like to suggest Milkdot as an option for your next lunch bag. I mean, how cute are these designs? (more…)

Pack Lunch Right with Munchkin

Munchkin Sandwich Cutters

In my opinion, lunch is the most important meal of the day. It fuels our kids through the second half of the day when they are running low on energy and gives them the brain power they need to absorb their ABCs and 123s. Growing up, I was a victim of the brown bag lunch—you know the one! So now, as my daughter starts school, I’ve vowed to mix it up a little bit.  We’ve teamed up with our friends at Munchkin for some useful and fun tips on how to bring a little magic to lunchtime. (more…)

Label It with Mabel’s Labels

Mabel's Labels

Have your kids ever found themselves puzzled over identical clothes, lunch boxes or school supplies?  Let’s face it, don’t all pencil boxes and jeans jackets look the same?  This school year,  Mabel’s Labels is taking the guesswork out of knowing whose is whose and letting your kids focus on the important things—school! (more…)

Packing Lunches with Love

Mixim Yogurts

Packing lunches is a balancing act. On the one hand, you want to be the fun mom who provides treats and fancy snacks, but on the other, you need to provide something nutritious. It’s important to give our kids something that can fuel their bodies and mind so they can put their best foot forward in the classroom. (more…)

Gigi’s Purple and Gray Room Reveal

Purple Girl's Room

When I promised my daughter Gigi that she could have her own room, I pulled in the expert advice of our friends at Serena & Lily, and they stepped up to help Gigi and me with our design plans. Together, we created the perfect “big girl” room makeover. (more…)

#weePLAN Back-to-School Pin Party

Back to School Pin Party

Pull out those backpacks and sharpen your pencils because the kids are heading back to school! In honor of one of our favorite times of year, we’re hosting the ultimate party on Pinterest with Savvy Sassy Moms and Weelicious!

Join us on Wednesday, August 27th at 6pm PDT/9pm EDT for a night of Pinterest fun! We’ll be pinning for one hour to a collaborative design board and filling it with creative, fun and unique ideas for everything you need to send your kids back to school.  Our  #weePLAN Back to School Inspiration board will be your ultimate back to school resource! (more…)

Homemade Snack Recipes

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Have you tried out any Weelicious recipes from our #weePLAN series with Savvy Sassy Moms yet? Don’t worry if you missed it because you can still view week one: Pantry Staples and week two: Making Great Leftovers.

This week we’re talking about every kid’s favorite time of day—snack time! Prepackaged foods are so easy to purchase and throw in school lunch or take in your purse for on-the-go snacks, but have you looked at those ingredient labels lately? They’re full of preservatives and ingredients we can’t even pronounce. Plus, they’re usually far more expensive than homemade snacks.

Get ready, because here’s Catherine McCord, from Weelicious, to show you how to make your own snacks that are full of wholesome ingredients, foods you love and are easy to make at home! (more…)