Back to School: Getting the Supplies

That time of year has come again: Back to school. I fully admit that I’m one of those parents who looks forward to it — probably because I work from home. Entertaining kids all summer while you’re all cooped up in the house for most of the day is — well — challenging. And with… Continue reading Back to School: Getting the Supplies

Modern Christian Messages are Perfect for Us

I’d say that easily 75% of the purchase decisions in my household are based on sustainability in one way or another. What is it made of? Where was it made? Can we reuse or recycle it? It is a secondhand item?  But the other 25%? Well, sometimes, things are worth a second look based on… Continue reading Modern Christian Messages are Perfect for Us

More Back to School Shopping: Supplies, This Time

I can’t believe that the start of my daughter’s new school year is just a few short days away. And it seems like everywhere you look, everything is about two subjects: The Olympics and back to school. This blog is no exception 🙂 Because like every other parent, I recently found myself hunting down school… Continue reading More Back to School Shopping: Supplies, This Time

Backpacks for Charity: School Supply Shopping

Every parent knows that back to school time means shopping for school supplies. My daughter is entering first grade, so her list of required supplies is still pretty short and filled with items like crayons, colored pencils and folders. Plus, I only have one child at home. For families with multiple children and/or longer supply… Continue reading Backpacks for Charity: School Supply Shopping