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Appaman Hats for Older Boys

Earlier this month we featured some fun hats for our littlest men to protect them from the sun. Today we want to feature some of the fun ways to protect your older boys from the sun. My older boys love to look stylish, but they still want things to be simple and straight-forward for them. So Appaman is great because they know fun and they know function.

Boys Summer Fedora Hat by Appaman: This black straw hat shades the head and face, it features a bright blue contrasting band for added color and flair. It is perfect for a day at the pool, or at the beach, or simply to cover that head when running from playground to home.

Boys Pork Pie Hat By Appaman: This black pork pie hate features and red and white checkered contrasting band for flair. It is stylish, fun, and functional for a full summer outdoors.

Banana Snacks of Art!

Since my kids are home for summer we are having a lot of play-dates. By a lot, I mean — A LOT. I have actually forgotten to schedule some time off so far. Yes it has only been a week and a half, but Momma needs some rest soon or she is going to go crazy.

Thank goodness today’s play-date is at my very best-friends house, which means I get to relax and unwind with her while all of the kids play. Each of our kids are the same age give-or-take a month (in one case only a day). So they pair off well and play together very well.

When we trade play-dates we arrange it so that whomever is hosting provides activities, the house, and is in charge of set-up. Whomever is visiting brings the snack, and does the clean-up. So today I am in charge of snack, and I found a fun one that is both healthy and fun for the kids — and while it looks fabulous, it really doesn’t require much work on my part.

Banana Boeing 747. It is basically fruit made to look like little airplanes. It works out perfect for everyone. It can be easily replicated, and you change the fruit out if you have an allergy, or just don’t like something. Since no one in our group has an allergy and our kids pretty much eat whatever you place in front of them I simply recreated the photo, but feel free to change it up!

Flap Happy Swimming!

Swimming season is in full swim. My littlest man is in need of a new suit and I fell in love with the new items that were recently posted from Flap Happy. I was so excited about how adorable they are that I knew I had to share them with all of you. So be sure to check out the Flap Happy styles for summer if you are in need of some new items for your little man!

Little Boy’s Sailor Stripe Shorts by Flap Happy: These blue and white stripe swim shorts are perfect for the summer weather. Now your little one can look just like a sailor ready to sail the seven seas, or just his kiddie pool. Available in sizes 2Y-7.
Baby Boys Striped Flap Hat by Flap Happy: This sweet blue and white striped flap hat protects baby boy from the harsh glare and rays of the sun. Now you can rest easy knowing your son is protected from damaging sun while he enjoys his summer fun!
Little Boys Surf Tangerine Tide Trunks by Flap Happy: These tangerine colored trunks are sure to impress with their blue sea-life images. They are sure to swim away with your hearts all summer long. Available in sizes 6 mos-4.
Little Boys Nylon Spandex Flap Hat by Flap Happy: This blue nylon spandex flap hat will protect your little one from harsh summer rays while he plays and plays and plays. Available in sizes 6 mos-3y.
now go enjoy that fabulous summer sun!