Back-to-School

By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Sep 1st, 2016
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All ideas, recipes, & opinions are entirely my own however, this is a sponsored post on behalf of Hillshire Farm®, Jimmy Dean®, & Tyson® Foods. It’s that time of year again folks! Time for the kids to go back-to-school! I don’t know about you, but as soon as our kids get home from school, they […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 23rd, 2016
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This summer, I was excited to announce that I was a brand ambassador for the awesome author, Mo Willems! I’m continuing with another post about his new reading program called Elephant & Piggie Like Reading. I received an awesome package that included the first two books that are part of this special series: We are Growing and Cookie […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 8th, 2016
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Can you believe how quickly the summer has gone by? Before you know, school will be back in session for our kids and T.J.Maxx & Marshalls have all the designer fashions sure to make you the most popular kid in school – all at affordable prices, always! There are so many different things you can find […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Jul 25th, 2016
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This post was sponsored by a2 Milk® as part of an Ambassador Program for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. Our kids love to drink milk and when I brought home a2 Milk® , they drank it up….fast!!!  Over the last few months, I have loved being an ambassador for a2 Milk® and […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
May 17th, 2016
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Our teachers do so much for our children today and I have such a great appreciation for them. I have an even greater appreciation because my grandparents were both teachers. I try to do what I can to help our kids’ teachers – whether it’s volunteering or donating books and school supplies. The VELCRO® Brand also […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 14th, 2015
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It’s hard to believe that school is just around the corner, right? When I was a kid, they were just introducing desktop computers to schools. However, our kids are now learning how to use computers as early as Kindergarten! They learn to search on the Internet and as they get older, are expected to write […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 8th, 2014
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School is almost here and that means back-to-school shopping is happening for our 6 kids.  One of our favorite places to shop for clothes is Kohl’s.  We found lots of goodies at Kohl’s that made back-to-school shopping a breeze.  In fact, we not only saved money, but we earned Kohl’s cash at the same time! […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 5th, 2014
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This post is brought to you by Schoola, the best place to buy discounted kids clothes all while give back to schools in need. Click here to learn more about Schoola. Click here to see what people are saying. Can you believe that summer is almost over and our kids will be going back to school soon?  Crazy how quickly the […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 4th, 2014
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I remember having lockers in high school.  I was so excited on the first day of school when I registered to get my ASB card and was given my locker number.  Everyone had to bring their own locks to use on the lockers as there was no lock to keep your personal items safe inside. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Jul 31st, 2014
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School is just around the corner and that means new clothes and school supplies for the kids.  When shopping for these items, we want the best deals we can get.  That means quality products that are budget-friendly for a large family like ours.  When shopping for our big family, finding everything we need in one location […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Aug 18th, 2013
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It’s that time again…the start of a new school year.  For our family, there’s excitement and anxiety brewing as my twins are now in the “number grades.” I’m excited that the kids will be in school for the full day! The kids, on the other hand, are dreading having to be in school “for so […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Nov 2nd, 2012
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You may remember I hosted a $250 American Express Gift Card Giveaway a little while back?  Well, our winner for the giveaway was Lisa Brown!!!  But don’t fret, because we have one more giveaway with American Express!!! What are the benefits of Amex Cards and their signature Membership Rewards program? – You can redeem MR […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Oct 16th, 2012
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It’s Back-to-School for our families everywhere and parents are working harder these days to ready their students for school.  Teaching our children the value of money is becoming more and more important and Citi has some smart back-to-school spending tips for you! Whether parents are readying their student for the first days of junior high […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Sep 29th, 2012
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My boys really needed long-sleeved shirts for the new school year.  So, I was really excited to participated in the Fall Wardrobe opportunity with Collective Bias and CookiesKids.com.  I was amazed at how easy it was to browse the site.  I love that you can search for clothing options by gender (i.e. boy or girl) […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Sep 5th, 2012
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With the Back-to-School Season here, many of us with kids are purchasing school supplies and clothes for our kids, as well as looking for ways in which we can help our local schools.  One way in which I help my boys’ school is by collecting and donating Box Tops.  My boys are always excited to […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Sep 4th, 2012
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It’s that time of year where are children are going back to school!  With the back-to-school season is the need to purchase school supplies, new clothes, and other necessities for the start of the new school year.  American Express is here to help you get off to a good start! What are the benefits of […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Aug 27th, 2012
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It’s that time of year again – time to go back to school!  You can go Back to School with Tiny Prints and go to the head of the class with stylish supplies.  At Tiny Prints, you’ll find personalized notebooks, mom contact cards, allergy alert cards, lunch box notes, custom stickers and labels, teacher stationery, and so much [...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Aug 26th, 2012
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I don’t know about you, but I can’t believe my boys are already back to school!  How this year is flying by!  Are you familiar with the Boys & Girls Club of America (BGCA)?  I personally had no clue how much the Boys & Girls Club of America contributes to the Back-to-School Season for children […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Jul 21st, 2012
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Can you believe the new school year is just around the corner?  I remember how exciting it was getting ready for school when I was young!  Back-to-school shopping included new shoes, new clothes, and new school supplies.  Well, I can say that my boys are just as excited for the start of school as I […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Back-to-School
Oct 21st, 2011
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As a mom of 3 boys, I have definitely seen my fair share of laundry stains!  I can also tell you that I KNOW that OxiClean can get some of the toughest stains out of my kids’ clothes.  I can remember the first time OxiClean was recommended to me and a friend told me that […]...
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