Back To School – That’s My Kid

Back To School #thatsmykid

It’s that time again, back to school time!  It seems like our summer went by far too quickly, and now we must return to homework, backpacks, early mornings and tight schedules.  My daughters are eight years apart in school, so I have one in preschool and one in sixth grade.  In our district, sixth grade […]

Cures For Cabin Fever

Robot Valentine Box

Between news reports and posts on my Facebook feed, it’s clear that families all around the country are stuck at home with snow day (after snow day) and from the looks of it, lots of kids, and parents, are going a bit stir crazy and could use some cures for snow day cabin fever!   Today […]

Back To School Shopping At JCPenney #FirstDayLook

#FirstDayLook at JCP by Love From The Oven

It’s that time of year again – back to school!   When Bliss/Glam Media asked if I would like to do a little back to school shopping at JCPenney with my daughter, and share the experience with you, I was instantly in.  I think my oldest daughter has probably grown almost six inches since school let […]

50 Tips, Tricks and Ideas For Packing Great School Lunches

50 Ideas To Pack Great School Lunches

Back to school means back to school lunches.  I am always looking for more ideas, suggestions and inspiration as to what to pack in our lunchboxes.   I thought it would be fun to do a round of up of some of the great ideas for school lunch packing that can be found around the […]

Ideas For Baby, Toddler & Pet Proofing
Your Christmas Tree and Decorations

Toddler And Pet Friendly Holiday Decorating At Love From The Oven

Let’s talk holiday decorating!  Toddler and pet friendly decorating to be specific.   Disclaimer #1…  This post is totally NOT about baking.    There, I said it, it’s out in the open.   After a few years of trying to balance putting up enough holiday decorations to keep my oldest feeling happy and festive (she pretty much […]

Play Food & Baking Items For Kids – Holiday Gift Guide

Great Play Food Ideas at Love From The Oven

Yesterday I shared some of the amazing play kitchens that I have found while looking for a toy kitchen to either buy or DIY for our youngest daughter.  I am so amazed at how toys have changed in the seven years between my two girls.  My oldest had a few pieces of pretend plastic food […]