3 Free Printable Lunch Notes for Your Child’s Lunch Box

Kids love getting little lunch notes in their lunch boxes during the school year. Here’s three free printable lunch note templates to make writing those notes a little simpler. You’ll find fairy lunch notes, bear lunch notes, and car lunch notes– there’s something for everyone! Follow our Free Printables Pinterest board!     This post contains […]

Our Favorite School Backpacks from Beatrix New York

If you’re searching for new school backpacks for your kids, I’ve got a new favorite of ours you’ll definitely want to check out- backpacks from Beatrix New York! Not only are these the cutest I’ve seen yet, but they are PVC free, lead free, and phthalate free.   Disclosure:  I was sent complimentary backpacks to review.  All […]

30+ DIY Toys and Resources to Make for Your Classroom

It’s not always practical to make your own resources for your classroom or home, but these DIY toys are definitely worth your time. From an outdoor water wall to a bookshelf dollhouse, these homemade activities are sure to provide your students and kids with learning opportunities and fun all year long! Follow Buggy and Buddy on Pinterest! […]

The Kissing Hand Pop-Up Card

If you are a fan of The Kissing Hand, you’ll love these hand-shaped, pop-up cards! This back-to-school craft is perfect for making together with kids and would be sweet little notes to put in your child’s lunch box too! Follow our Children’s Book Activities Pinterest board!   (This post contains affiliate links.)   The Kissing Hand We’re kicking off […]

How to Make Cloth Napkins for Your Child’s Lunch Box

I’m so excited to share a simple cloth napkin tutorial with you, perfect for making cute napkins for your child’s lunch! You can even make special napkins for holidays and seasons and the best part- you’ll be reducing waste! Don’t worry, this tutorial is perfect for the beginner sewer too!  Follow Buggy and Buddy on Pinterest! […]

Our Favorite Children’s Books for Back to School

Looking for some books to help prepare kids for starting a new school year? Here are our favorite children’s books for back to school! Follow Buggy and Buddy on Pinterest!   Starting a new school year is a big transition for the whole family. We have new schedules to adjust to and lots of preparations to […]

Getting Ready for Back to School (Discover & Explore Featured Posts)

There’s so many fun traditions different families have to get ready for the new school year. With my oldest just now entering Kindergarten, we’ve actually started a few ourselves! These creative activities shared previously on Discover & Explore’s back to school theme would be some great activities to try before that first day of school! […]

Introducing the Discover and Explore Linky Party (Back to School Theme)

 Discover and Explore I’m so excited to be one of the newest co-hosts to the fabulous Discover and Explore weekly themed linky party! It’s my absolute favorite because it’s such a fantastic resource for classroom teachers, homeschool teachers, parents, and bloggers! I just love how there’s a new theme each week giving you the material you […]