Getting Kids on a Morning Routine | MoneywiseMoms

Getting Kids on a Morning Routine

Disclosure: I wrote this post as part of a paid campaign with El Monterey and Ruiz Foods. The opinions in this post are my own. Back to school can be a really tough transition for both kids and their parents. Getting kids on a morning routine can help a lot. My kids (twins age 8, plus an … [Read More...]

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3 Little Things: Wits, Prime Music & Back to Routine

Every Friday, I'm sharing 3 little things that are making me happy. It's helping me focus on the positive, and I have a big mouth so I love telling people about awesome things (one of many reasons I'm a blogger!). I'd love to hear what you're into and enjoying right now. Just leave it in the … [Read More...]

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Capture Travel Memories with #TargetWedding & Giveaway

Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. All opinions are my own. Follow along with #TargetWedding on your favorite social media. #Sponsored We're headed to a wedding out in Santa Barbara in a few weeks--it'll be the first time my husband and I are away overnight (at the … [Read More...]

Homemade Muffin Recipes | Easy #realfood #recipes for lunchboxes and afterschool snacks | MoneywiseMoms

7 Homemade Muffin Recipes – Lunchbox & Afterschool Snacks

Thinking about all the snacks and treats your kids will go through this school year? Rather than spend a lot on pre-packaged snacks, consider these homemade muffin recipes. We take a little time on the weekend to bake up a batch of muffins, then put some aside for lunchboxes and afterschool snacks. … [Read More...]

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Kraft #RollIntoSavings Twitter Party 9/15 (Resched!)

Photo Credit:  Gal On A Mission  Do you love a good Twitter Party?  You know I do, and I'm excited to co-host a party about using your favorite Kraft products to prepare budget friendly meals! On Monday, September 15th from 1-2pm ET (rescheduled from a previous date), please join the … [Read More...]

Freezer Cooking for Back to School | MoneywiseMoms

Freezer Cooking for Back To School

Oh, back to school season. It's a transition for me as well as the kids. We're back to the rush of packing lunches, packing backpacks, finding shoes, a new school (for 2 of the 3), homework...Afterschool to dinnertime is a busy time, even on nights with no extra-curriculars. We have our routine--the … [Read More...]

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3 Little Things: Groot, Poison, and My Kids

I've been thoroughly enjoying the 3 Little Things series over at the blog MomAdvice (where I've been subscribed for years and you should totally go get to know and love Amy, because she's awesome). I was participating every week in the comments, but now I want to share right here on MoneywiseMoms. … [Read More...]

Great Country Farms - Bluemont Virginia #familytravel - MoneywiseMoms

Great Country Farms {Bluemont, VA}

  My kids and I were invited out to Great Country Farms in Bluemont, Virginia. It was an hour drive northwest out of DC (lots of country roads, not much highway), with great views of horses, cows and mountains. We hadn't been to a farm in a while; we did it all the time when they were … [Read More...]