Easy Magnetic Box Tops Saver + My Box Tops Confession

Magnetic Box Tops Saver for keeping track of Box Tops for Education

I have a confession to make. Last year, my son’s school did a really fun game to get the kids to participate in bringing in Box Tops for Education. My son loves participating in things like that, and I love helping out all of the amazing teachers at his school. Because schools earn $.10 for every box top received, which they can use to buy whatever they need, saving (and turning in) Box Tops for Education is a great way to support the schools!

So I diligently cut and saved every box top from some of our favorite General Mills products, and started stashing them away in the kitchen “junk drawer”. The only problem was that once they entered the junk drawer, they NEVER CAME BACK OUT AGAIN (que mysterious music).

Now it’s a new school year, with a new teacher who doesn’t know about my box top misdeeds! I still have a junk drawer full of box tops, and a new chance to prove myself as an organized mom who cares about the school and her child’s education.

I have the “caring” part down (my child’s education really is a priority to me). But I needed to put in a little work to get the organized part down. So I got to work!…

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Lunch Box Ideas Without Sandwiches

Lunch Box Ideas without Sandwiches

“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Rubbermaid. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” We have been in school for a few weeks now, and the kids are beginning to tire of sandwiches. I think most parents…

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Date Night at Red Robin

Date Night at Red Robin

After days of playing chauffeur to 4 kiddos, and the hubby working hard, we were so due for a date night this weekend. We had recently taken the family to Red Robin, which is a family favorite, but we thought why not go for a date night? We just brought the old 1967 Nova up…

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Feed 4 for $40 at Buca di Beppo

Feed 4 for $40 with Buca di Beppo Promo

The first time I ever visited a Buca di Beppo was for the rehearsal dinner for my brother’s wedding. We thought the restaurant was so fun – hundreds of unique photos and statues, the single table that seats guests amidst all the action in the kitchen, and then the fantastic food! Before I go on…

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Affordable and Stylish Back to School Clothes

Affordable and Stylish Back to School Clothes

Target sponsored this post. All opinions expressed are my own. It’s Back To School Season! My kiddos are officially back in – it seems to be getting earlier and earlier each year. Due to end of summer travel for pleasure, and for work, I had to plan ahead this year. I didn’t have a lot of…

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Toasted Ham and Apple Baguette

Toasted Ham and Apple Open-Faced Sandwiches

I am so over the heat. I’m not sure if this has been a record breaking hot summer, but it sure has felt like it. I can’t remember a summer where we have had so many days in the triple digits. I have been racking my brain for dinner ideas that won’t heat up the house,…

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Ways to Show Support to a Friend Trying or Struggling to Conceive

Ways to Show Support to a Friend Trying or Struggling to Conceive

The decision to have a baby can be such an exciting time! It’s a time filled with hoping and excitedly wondering if “this is the month” that it’s going to happen. However, for many it can also be a time of frustration, anxiety and wondering if this is “finally the month” that it’s going to…

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Lice Prevention Collection from SoCozy

Lice Prevention Collection from SoCozy

It’s no secret that I love Miss Bea’s hair. Her long, red locks are so fun to style, brush, and just admire. She gets compliments nearly anywhere we go, but as Bea gets older, and her hair gets longer, we battle the tangles so much more. If we don’t take care of her hair with…

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