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Back to School Tip – label your kids belongings

Label Daddy

Can you believe it’s almost time for the kids to head back to school? I can’t either. Summers are way too short. Speaking of back to school, I have a tip for parents — label all clothing, sports equipment and other personal belongings your kids bring to school, camp, sports leagues, day care, and other places. Labels, such as the ones from Label Daddy, keep your kids stuff from getting lost or mixed up with others. Right now you can even save 20% on Label Daddy labels for Back to School. Just use the promo code USFAMILY20 at checkout. According to the press material, Label Daddy is the number one solution for labeling your belongings.

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Earth Day DIY Tip – recycle old foam into new insoles

slipper insoles from recycled foam

Earth Day is just around the corner so I thought I would share a DIY project I did recently. A few months ago I created some insoles from an old sheet of foam. I’m not positive about this, but I think the hospital gave us the foam when our last child was born three years ago. I saved the foam instead of throwing it in the garbage because I figure I could use if for something someday. Well now I have. I created a pair of insoles for my boots and another pair for my slippers. Why spend $10 to $20 on new insoles when you can make new ones by recycling old foam?

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