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Back to School Tips from Diary of A Wimpy Kid

Back to School Tips from Diary of A Wimpy Kid

Back to School Essentials, courtesy of Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Don't forget to enter to win your very own copy on DVD, coming out August 3rd! Enter by emailing [email protected] with Wimpy Kid in the subject line. You have ...

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Eco Friendly Everyday

No, it's not "Earth Day", it is August. I can't believe it is time to start winding down from summer and start gearing up for Back to School. Welcome to our eco-friendly newsletter this week. In this week's issue, I ...

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EcoMom

Have you heard of EcoMom? EcoMom is an online retailer specializing in all things environmentally friendly. Organic food, clothing, baby care, cleaning products and toys are some of those really great items that can be found on her website. I ...

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Edible Arrangements

Edible Arrangements

Have you ever had a reason to send someone a gift and didn't know quite what to get them? I am sure you have- a new baby, holiday, sympathy, the list goes on and on. Sometimes it is really hard ...

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Maxi Cosi Mila

Maxi Cosi Mila

Last week, I told you about the awesome Maxi Cosi infant carseat, Mico. This week, I want to tell you about the incredible Maxi Cosi stroller, Mila. I received one to check out and it is fantastic! These are the ...

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ReUsies

ReUsies

Looking for a green alternative to packing sandwiches and snacks in plastic baggies? ReUsies is what you are looking for! These reusable bags are washable and get the job done! Have you ever thought about how many plastic bags you ...

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Rubbermaid Reveal

I hate my mop....bad. So I was more than happy to try out the new Reveal spray mop that Rubbermaid sent me. This mop is so wonderful. It was so easy to put together. It has a spray feature to ...

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Summer Infant

Summer Infant

Summer Infant makes great baby products! I received a Rest Assured and Swaddle Pod to check out--they are both really great products. If you like to co-sleep with your newborn, Rest Assured is a must have for you. There is ...

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Write Way to Learn

Write Way to Learn

Do you recall before the school year ended, the interview with Mrs. Rush, our wonderful Kindergarten teacher? She recommended working with your children for 10-15 minutes a day on reading and writing skills to keep kids current with all they ...

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Bic Ecolutions

Bic Ecolutions

I was pleasantly surprised to find out that Bic has an eco-friendly line of school and office supplies, Ecolutions. Now you can send your kids off to school knowing that you are still being green! I was sent some great ...

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Boot Camp

Boot Camp

If you still haven't checked out Flemington Fat Burning Bootcamp, August is the month to do it! On August 14th, there will be another FREE boot camp session at Mine Brook Park in Flemington at 9:00am. Then there will be ...

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Dreambox Learning

How do you make practicing Math fun? I don't know how to make it fun, but thankfully, Dreambox does! Dreambox is an online resource for parents and children that teaches kids age-appropriate Math, disguised in a game format. I had ...

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Eden Home

We have talked about lots of other great eco-friendly and organic products in this week's newsletter and now I get to tell you about some amazing organic products for moms and kids just in time for Back to School! Eden ...

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Fun Family DVDs from Cookie Jar

Fun Family DVDs from Cookie Jar

Looking for great entertainment for your kids, that you will approve of and won't cost you a small fortune? Cookie Jar has just what you are looking for! We were sent several awesome titles to check out: NANOBOY, MONA THE ...

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Kids Konserve

We received a great alternative to plastic lunchboxes for the new school year--a lunch kit from Kids Konserve. Each Waste-Free Lunch Kit contains an assortment of stainless steel containers with brightly colored lids, stainless steel bottle for your drink, a ...

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Lil' Shopper Play Set

Lil' Shopper Play Set

Want a cute toy for the little person in your life? Check out Lil' Shopper from Earlyears by International Playthings. We were sent one of these adorable sets, which consists of six interactive and fun pieces for your baby to ...

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Macaroni Made

Macaroni Made

Fingerpaint! 1 Cup Flour 2 Tablespoons Salt 1 1/2 Cups Cold Water 1 1/4 Cups Hot Water Food Coloring Combine the flour, salt, and cold water in a saucepan. Beat with a wire whisk until smooth. Heat the mixture over ...

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Macaroni Must

One of our biggest fears about sending our kids to school, “back in the day” was that they may be a target of the playground bully. If only that were the case now! With all the new technology kids can ...

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Sanuk sandals

Wow, did you know you can even buy green shoes?! Yes, you can! Some Sanuk sandals are made entirely from recycled materials. Started back in 1997, Sanuk was created when Jeff Kelley made a pair of sandals from indoor/outdoor carpet ...

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Soda Stream

I will admit it, I am a soda addict.....and I am ok with that. I love my Diet Coke, what can I say? Well, I heard about Soda Stream on an infomercial one night....what is it about those infomercials that ...

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Voskos Yogurt

I love yogurt, so when I received the great line of Voskos Greek yogurt products, I couldn't wait to try it out! High in protein and flavor, Voskos Greek Yogurt is rich, creamy, and delicious. One of my favorite breakfasts ...

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