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 […]

6 Useful Things to Get for Camp Now

When it comes to summer camps for kids, you’ll find lots of examples and suggestions regarding packing lists. But sometimes your kids could really benefit from a few things that you may not have thought about. Here’s a list of 6 things we’ve found extra handy for a great summer camp experience. Glow bracelets. For […]