Summer Sanity

Mar
25
2014

5 Budget Vacation Ideas Kids Will Love

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

5 Budget-Friendly Vacation Ideas Kids Will Love - The Peaceful Mom

5 Budget Vacation Ideas Kids Will Love is a guest post from Corinne Jacob. Keeping kids entertained during vacations can be a daunting task. As much as I’d like to create unique and memorable experiences for them, the ready-to-enjoy entertainment options keep popping into my head, tempting me with their high success rates and the ease […]

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Jul
23
2013

Yummy Frozen Pop Recipes

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Strawberry Pops emeals

Yummy Frozen Pop Recipes It’s hot out there! If you are like most moms I know, you want to keep your kids cool and healthy and you want to spend as little as possible. Here are a few yummy frozen pop recipes to help you do just that:

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Jul
11
2013

Summer Crafts for Teens: Twine Covered Bottle

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Crafts for Teens-Twine Covered Bottle (1)--The Peaceful Mom

Summer Crafts for Teens:    Want to connect with your teens and pre-teens this summer? To help you, I am sharing electronic-free, budget-friendly crafts for you and your teens to do together (or for them to do alone if you like). Our versions tend to be more “girly”, but you can easily adapt the crafts to […]

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Jul
04
2013

Summer Crafts for Teens: How To Make A MiniZine

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How To Make a MiniZine--The Peaceful Mom

Summer Crafts for Teens:  How To Make A MiniZine Want to connect with your teens and pre-teens this summer? For the next few weeks I will be sharing electronic-free, budget friendly crafts for you and your teens to do together (or for them to do alone if you like). See all the Summer Crafts for Teens posts  here. […]

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Jun
25
2013

Summer Crafts for Teens: Memory Jar

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Summer Crafts for Teens--Memory Jar (1)--The Peaceful Mom

Summer Crafts for Teens: Memory Jar Want to connect with your teens and pre-teens this summer? For the next few weeks I will be sharing electronic-free, budget friendly crafts for you and your teens to do together (or for them to do alone if you like). Our versions tend to be more “girly”, but you […]

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1 car + 3 people with jobs--The Peaceful Mom

Summer is here and it’s looking a little crazy at our house! Today’s schedule looks like this: 

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May
29
2013

Summer Deals: $.50 Ice Cream Cones at Burger King!

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

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Now through August 5, 2013, Burger King is offering Soft Serve Ice Cream Cones or Cups for just $0.50 each. No coupon is needed.   Want More Summer Fun? My e-book Summer Sanity: A Mom’s Guide To A Great Summer is filled with inexpensive and creative ideas. Use code SUMMERFUN through May 30th to get it for just $3.00! Click […]

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May
09
2013

Frugal Summer Fun For Kids!

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Road Trip Activity Bag Collage 2 final

Frugal Summer Fun For Kids! Summer is almost here! If you want to have fun on a budget with your kids this summer, check out these frugal and creative ideas from The Peaceful Mom!   ROAD TRIP ACTIVITY BAGS Taking a road trip this summer? Make these simple Road Trip Activity Bags ahead of time and […]

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Atlantic Luggage. All opinions are 100% mine. Packing Tips: See how I pack 5 days of clothes in one carry-on bag! Atlantic Luggage sent me this great carry-on bag and asked me to pack as much as I can for our upcoming trip to […]

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Jul
10
2012

Tuesday {healthy} Tip: DIY Drink Reminder Magnets

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Tuesday Tips-Make life easier (and healthier)!   Now that it’s summer, it’s especially important to make sure you drink enough water, but it can be difficult to remember. To help jog my memory, I made these drink reminder magnets for the fridge. Each time I finish a glass of water, I move one down. I can […]

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Jun
15
2012

Road Trip Activity Bag #5: Ocean Theme

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Taking a road trip? Every day this week I’m sharing a make-ahead road trip activity bag with simple snacks and activities to keep your kids happy (and you too!). Today’s bag is an ocean theme. All materials were purchased at Walmart, but if you can’t find what I did, be creative and use what you have. PLEASE: Feel […]

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Jun
15
2012

Summer Sanity E-Book–Just $3 Through June 17th!

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

For the next few days you can get my new e-book Summer Sanity: A Mom’s Guide To A Great Summer for just $3.00 (regular price $5.00)! This 62 page e-book is a compilation of simple ideas to help you get organized and have fun! I’ve included some simple ways to organize your days and weeks (including […]

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Jun
14
2012

Road Trip Activity Bag #4: Cars Theme

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Taking a road trip? Every day this week I’ll be sharing a make-ahead road trip activity bag with simple snacks and activities to keep your kids happy (and you too!). Today’s bag has a car theme. All materials were purchased at Walmart. PLEASE: Feel free to share a link to this post, but please do not copy my […]

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Jun
13
2012

Road Trip Activity Bag #3: Zoo Theme

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Taking a road trip? Every day this week I’ll be sharing a make-ahead road trip activity bag with simple snacks and activities to keep your kids happy (and you too!). Today’s bag has a zoo theme. Store activities in brown paper lunch bags or zipper plastic bags and give them out once an hour (or at longer intervals […]

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Jun
12
2012

Road Trip Activity Bag #2: Garden Theme

by Kimberlee Stokes Affiliate Link Disclosure B

Taking a road trip? Every day this week I’ll be sharing a make-ahead road trip activity bag with simple snacks and activities to keep your kids happy (and you too!). Today’s activity bag is a Garden theme. Store activities in brown paper lunch bags or zipper plastic bags and give them out once an hour (or […]

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