Tips for Simplifying Meal Preparation

Tips for Simplifying Meal Preparation on Busy Nights

Looking for tips for simplifying meal preparation? We have all been there: we get home from work or errands or getting the kids and as soon as we walk in the door, we realize we still have a million other things to take care of. It is natural to look at what you can put off or eliminate, and one of the easier tasks to eliminate is cooking; instead, … [Read More...]

5 Simple Salads that Will Fill Up Your Family

5 Simple Salads that Will Fill Up Your Family

Looking for simple salads? With the summer heat, it is tempting to avoid turning on the stove as much as possible. Because of this, salads can make a great meal. The problem, of course, is that most salad recipes are designed to be light rather than filling, which can leave you wanting for more. Instead, opt for hearty salads that will fill up the … [Read More...]

4 Ways to Simplify Your Appointments

4 Ways to Simplify Your Appointments

Are you wondering if you can simplify your appointments? When we are kids, we cannot wait to grow up, but then once we are grown up, we realize that it isn’t quite what we expected. There is a lot of stress and a lot of responsibilities. Chief among those responsibilities for those of us in the working world are appointments. These could be … [Read More...]

Pentel Twitter Party

Join the #ThatsMyPoint Twitter Party on Wednesday, August 9th at 8PM ET

As we transition from a busy active summer to back to school, it's time to start thinking about school supplies.  If you're like me, you can still remember how exciting it was to get a new pencil box full of pencils, crayons, and markers. These are the tools we can give our children to let their creativity blossom as they begin school or sharpen … [Read More...]

6 Upcycled Crafts Your Child Will Enjoy

6 Upcycled Crafts Your Child Will Enjoy

Does your child love craft time? So do we. But we also know that purchasing craft supplies can get pretty pricey over time. Luckily there are lots of upcycled crafts you can do that use items you already have around the house and would otherwise toss into the trash can. Below are 6 picks for upcycled crafts your child will enjoy. 6 Upcycled … [Read More...]