Back to the pod, and back to school! We're here to give you all the updates on our life insanity (tornados, vacations, and plants, oh my!) as well as a thorough discussion of back-to-school strategies to ease ourselves and our kids into a new schedule for Fall.
Article Discussion: HealthyChildren.org, American Academy of Pediatrics: "Making the First Day Easier," "When Your Child is Bullied", and "When Your Child Is the Bully"
Recipe Box: School snacks and lunchbox ideas
Self-Care Suggestion Box: legit self-care appointments when kids are in school, nap times, and recharge moments-- shut it down!
Come hang out with us @mdmthepod on Instagram/Twitter
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Wine of the Week: Fadeaway Meritage, Paso Robles
A super easy outdoor scavenger hunt for little kids: https://viewsfromastepstool.com/summer-outdoor-scavenger-hunt-printable/
14 Printable Themed Scavenger Hunts: https://www.reallifeathome.com/summer-scavenger-hunt-ideas/
Macaroni Salad: https://sugarspunrun.com/macaroni-salad/
Herb-infused Berry Salad: https://mygardyn.com/summer-berry-salad-mint-berry-dressing/
Self-Care Suggestion Box:
Stephanie: Your own summer reading and swap with a friend
Elizabeth: CBD oil for sleeping and anxiety relief
Check our Instagram @mdmthepod for the lists of ideas for "littler kids" and "bigger kids"