Tag Archives: Summer

For the Love of August

It seems like yesterday I was laying by the inground swimming pool with my older sister, slathering myself with Coppertone 6 (or nothing at all), spraying Sun In in my hair, her paging through some college textbook, me reading The Outsiders for the third time. The slow chug of a sprinkler and the buzz of a distant lawnmower hummed […]

Mabel Mom Cave, Ep. 3: Sleep Schedules During the Summer

Join Julie Cole (co-founder of Mabel’s Labels and mom of six kids) and other fellow parents in the Mabel Mom Cave for a chat! We’ll be talking about a variety of topics – all centered around the sometimes complicated, exhausting, but incredibly fun job of raising kids. This week, we’re chatting about summer sleep schedules and […]

Mabel Mom Cave, Ep. 2: Summer Camp

Join Julie Cole (co-founder of Mabel’s Labels and mom of six kids) and other fellow parents in the Mabel Mom Cave for a chat! We’ll be talking about a variety of topics – all centered around the sometimes complicated, exhausting, but incredibly fun job of raising kids. This week, we’re chatting about all things camp!   Want to get more great content […]

Mabel Mom Cave, Ep. 1: Transitioning from School to Summer

Join Julie Cole (co-founder of Mabel’s Labels and mom of six kids) and other fellow parents in the Mabel Mom Cave for a chat! We’ll be talking about a variety of topics – all centered around the sometimes complicated, exhausting, but incredibly fun job of raising kids. In this week’s episode, we’re chatting about how we handle the long, lazy days […]

How I Created a Backyard Staycation for My Kids

via Jvlphoto.com Summer holidays are knocking at the door. People often wonder how I keep six kids occupied during the summer months when school is out. While my kids love spending some time at summer camp, I was sure to make our home an entertaining place for kids – particularly the backyard. When you create a […]