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5 Ways to Make Back to School Cleaning Easier By Involving Your Kids

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Back to School season is finally here, and with summer almost over, it’s time to really clean the house; but if you have any idea about house cleaning and how expansive it can be, you know it’s not an easy job. In that case, your kids might be like an available source of help that you can quickly recruit. At the same time, you might be confused about whether mixing kids and the types of complex chores that go into comprehensive cleaning is a good idea. Let me tell you; it is if you know just the right ways to make house cleaning easier when you get your kids involved. It can even be fun! Let’s have a look at five ways to make this happen. Continue reading 5 Ways to Make Back to School Cleaning Easier By Involving Your Kids

Product Review: CBD ME Lip Balm by Eco Lips

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All Photo By Gail

Well, it appears to be that time of year / the pandemic (again) where we’re going back to school, or returning to the office — or at least making an effort. This reboot of a once-famliar-but-now-somewhat-strange ritual necessitates the reexamination of what items we must shove in our purse or backpack so that we feel safe and comfortable leaving the house. You probably have a list: hand sanitizer, tissues, extra mask, and — something I never leave home without — lip balm. Last year, we reviewed the Mongo Kiss Lip Balms by Eco Lips and found this line of all-natural lip protection to be high quality and also fun to use. Win win!

Now, Eco Lips ups their game by introducing a CBD infused line of all-natural lip balms, CBD ME, which ticks all the boxes for me.

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Pink Thing of The Day: Child’s Pink Glitter Batman Backpack!

pink batman backpack photo by gail worley
Photo By Gail

When I was a kid, we definitely did not have cool backpacks like this one: all hot pink and black with a Pink Glitter Batman emblem on the front. So stylish! I spotted this at the Lot-Less Closeout Store, located at 17 West 14th Street in Manhattan.

Extend Your Summer Vibe With Lifestyle Accessories From Pomchies!

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All Photos By Gail Except Where Noted

Back to School: three little words that stir anxiety in the young and the young-at-heart. Nobody wants summer to end, but while you can’t stop time, you can keep your summer vibe alive by adding Pomchies accessories to your back-to-school shopping list. Established in 2002, Pomchies is a line of fun fashion, home and lifestyle accessories with amazingly practical uses.

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Product Review: Kinderville Silicone Food Storage Solutions for Kids!

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Divided Trays, Snack and Sandwich Pouches, and Easy Squeezy Food Pouches by Kinderville (All Photos By Gail)

Summer is almost over and it’s time to think about going back to school. Ugh, I know; it can be a drag. But school is somewhat more fun when you are bringing your lunch and snacks in containers that are as cool and colorful as those made by Kinderville.  A Mom and Dad created the Kinderville line of products as a safe and easy solution to storing and serving their kids’ lunches and snacks.  With a focus on quality, and the use of safe materials, their food storage designs are not only easy and fun for kids to use, but they’re also 100% non-toxic, while embracing Green consciousness as well!

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