Cotillion 2017

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As I mentioned on Facebook last week, my kids' annual school cotillion was a few days ago, and I wanted to share a few photos of the event because it was such a fun evening. | Registration Table | I worked on the decorations for the event, and stuck with what was easy and simple, but still … [Read more...]

“Have a Ball” End of School Year Treats

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It's hard to believe it, but my kids are done with school next week.  This is the last week of regular classes, and final exams will be next Monday and Tuesday.  Seriously--wasn't it just Christmas?! My son is too old to send treats home with his classmates, but my daughter still enjoys giving … [Read more...]

Dinner & Dancing in Downtown Southern Pines

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If you've been reading for awhile, the title is a play on last year's "Dinner & Dancing in Downtown Savannah," because here we are in another beautiful town, at another wonderful school, and our kids are still learning about the social graces--how to serve, how to be served, and how good manners … [Read more...]

Operation: Organization–School Paperwork Organization by This is Happiness

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Hi, everyone!  Monday is here, whether we're ready for it or not, and I know that quite a few of us have kids heading back to school TODAY.  In fact, Becky from This is Happiness, today's talented guest blogger, is sending her kids on the big yellow bus this very morning.  You're going to love her … [Read more...]

Operation: Organization– Printable Daily Planner with Abby at Just a Girl

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Hello, again, organizing junkies!  We've got a special Sunday edition of Operation: Organization teed up for you, with one of our favorite bloggers; Abby from Just a Girl and Her Blog.  She joined us back in January and showed off her beautiful office/craft room (see it here), and she has a … [Read more...]

First Day of School!

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I grew up in Maryland, and we always started school the Tuesday after Labor Day, so I've had a hard time adjusting to how early they go back to school in the south! This is the earliest yet; my kids went back today (what?!).  They're on a modified year-round schedule, which I think we'll love, … [Read more...]

End of School Treat Bags

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My daughter is finishing 6th grade, and fortunately she still lets me make end-of-year treats for her classmates.  My son (who's finishing 9th grade), banned that a few years ago, sadly. The Pop Rocks "Have a Rockin' Summer" treat bags that I did last year were a big hit.  You can make your own … [Read more...]

Healthy School Party Snack or Take-Home Treat

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I'm one of the room moms for my daughter's class this year.  In fact, if I think back, my kids nominate me almost every year to be room mom--the only years I've had "off" were the years that we were homeschooling, so not really "off," right?! I love the opportunity to be involved in their … [Read more...]

September Essential: Teacher Back to School Survival Kit and a Target GiftCard® Giveaway

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  While this is a post about the awesome back to school survival kit that I put together for my daughter's teacher, I'm going to begin with a guilty confession about Target, just so you know where things stand.   Full disclosure is that Target is probably my favorite store, ever, … [Read more...]

Operation: Organization–Organized Wall Calendar by Honey We’re Home

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  Hi, everyone!  Welcome to the fifth day of Operation: Organization {Back to School Edition}.  Today, we're thrilled to welcome Megan of Honey We're Home and Honey We're Healthy.  That's right, not only does she share her beautiful home with us on her first blog, she also runs a second blog on … [Read more...]

Operation: Organization–DIY Homework Station by Simply Organized

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  Hi, everyone!  Welcome to the first day of Operation: Organization {Back to School Edition}.  Today, we're happy to welcome Samantha of Simply Organized, who has guest posted with us several times in the past (see her organized playroom here and her paint storage solution here).  Her DIY … [Read more...]

Operation: Organization Back to School Edition Series

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If you're like me, then January and August/September are the two times of year when you feel a NEED to get organized.  Even during those years between grad school and when I had schoolage children of my own, I still was on the same internal calendar, even though I wasn't putting any littles onto the … [Read more...]

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