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My Dearest Little Ones

My Dearest Little Ones,  This year I will have four pieces of me walking out and amongst the world, away from me and away from home. And while I would love nothing more than to keep you all under my wings, tucked away safe and sound, I also know how many wonderful experiences you will […]

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I wanted to share a quick and super easy back-to-school teacher gift idea that you and your little ones can put together for the first day of school! And absolutely - I have you covered with the free printable! Catch it all now over on KaraLayne.com

Back to School Teacher Gift Idea and Free Printable

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It’s that time of year, can you believe it?! Our house is buzzing with talk of seeing friends again, what sports to try out for, the teachers they got, and plenty of bittersweet feelings about letting go of summer. This week I am in complete prep mode as we gear up for another school year […]

Back to school and on the go with Five Star®. Find out why it's a family favorite and make sure you catch the savings for back-to-school shopping! #RaisingKids #BackToSchool #FiveStar

Back to School and On the Go with Five Star®

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This post has been sponsored by Five Star® School Supplies. All thoughts and opinions are my own. If there is one thing that I have learned as a mother to five, it’s that there is no time or room in our life to deal with products that can’t keep up with us. Motherhood and parenting […]

Back to school gifts and the meaning behind this year's pick over at HausOfLayne.com #BackToSchool #RaisingKids #Family

Back to School Gifts for the Kids & A Tradition We Love

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*Update: We have since made the leap into home educating, but I look back on these moments with such fondness. I hope you find this idea inspiring for your own home! We are counting down the days with excitement and plenty of anxiousness as the start of another school year gets closer. It’s always bittersweet and […]

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My Dearest Little Ones

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My Dearest Little Ones,  I hope you never forget the special and tender moments we shared as a family last night before your first day of another school year. From asking each of you about one important goal you wanted to set for yourself to achieve, to your back-to-school gifts that hold so much meaning […]

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Back-To-School Gift Idea for the Teachers

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*Update: We have since made the leap into home educating, but I truly loved the tradition of welcoming our teachers back with a thoughtful gift and including the kids in putting them together. I hope you find some inspiration with this one and enjoy the free download to help make life just a little easier with […]

Back to school gifts, a favorite family tradition, and the meaning behind this year's pick over on the blog!

Our Family’s Favorite Back-To-School Traditions

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*Update: We have since made the leap into home educating, but I look back on these moments with such fondness and love that these traditions are part of our family’s story. I hope you find these ideas inspiring for your own family! Over the years, our family has developed a few annual activities that the kids seem […]

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