August is half way over -- scary, we know! And before you know it, yellow school buses will be taking over the streets, kids will be meeting their new teachers and parents will be flooded with papers for after-school activities.
The back-to-school season is heating up -- and though exciting, it can wreck havoc on some parents. Juggling multiple schedules, not to mention their own jobs and lives, many parents will get stressed out by the start of the school season.
Not even a cup of coffee can soothe these hectic mornings, where exhausted teens, picky eaters and early bell times infiltrate the kitchen.
That's why we're here to make your mornings even the slightest bit easier with these delicious (and yes, healthy) breakfast recipes for kids. From omelet muffins to smoothie bowls, fruit pizza and whole wheat pancakes -- these are the best recipes the internet has to offer.
No more cereal-in-a-cup, speedy drive-through runs or empty stomachs, because we've got your mornings covered. Scroll through above to see what we're making tomorrow morning.
Related: Back-to-school hairstyles
Back to school hair tutorials
Back to school hair tutorials
The Celtic Knot
So I love the look of a Celtic Knot but I always struggle to do it 😩 I have also watched a lot of hair tutorials on how to make one and I am often left confused 🤔 Usually by my 6th or 7th attempt I get it but probably because I just got lucky 😂 I figured there must be an easier way. So this is what I came up with. It might take some practice (and more hair clips than you normally use) but I think this video will help you figure it out 👍🏼 Basically, a Celtic Knot is 2 loops of hair intertwined (what you do to one loop - you do the opposite to the other loop.) I used clips to help secure the Right section of hair in place so I could use my hands to thread the Left section UNDER, OVER, UNDER, OVER, UNDER, OVER and UNDER it (see the pattern there). You can use whatever clips/barrettes/bobby pins you have on hand but it is important to use a long enough clip to go across the middle of the loop and it helps to use a small claw clip to secure the loop closed. I also found clipping each section to the side of the head helped keep those side sections a little tighter and less likely to "sag". My daughter's hair is very smooth and this style likes to slip out so I sprayed each section with some dry shampoo before I did it and hairspray after (you could also use texture spray, gel, mousse, etc. - something to give it some grip) and I placed a bobby pin behind it to secure it when I was done. Hope this tutorial is helpful:) (There is a lot of instruction in this video - to watch the entire/slow version on You Tube click the link in my profile) Have fun with this one! #celticknot #celticknothair #celticknotbraid #hairknot #halfupdo #hairvideo #hairtutorial #hairinspo #hairyougo
Start with a 3 strand braid crossing your sections behind adding hair to your sections as you go. #belezafish #dutchbraid #braidtutorial
French Braided Fishtail Pony Tail
And for when you can't choose just two...
Pony Tail with Some Flair
Perfect for the girl with extensions
Start by french braiding the top of your head, gradually incorporating more and more pieces of hair.
The Dragon Braid
Brush, part the middle and put the rest in a pony tail. Braid the bangs, interweaving only the middle part.
Twisted Messy Bun
The dirtier hair, the better -- it holds the bun much better!
The Full Pony
All you need are some bobby pins and a clip.
Chinese Ladder Braid
Begin with your hair in a side pony tail, take a one-inch section and wrap it around.
The Gwen Bun
FINALLY she did a tutorial for #theGWENbun 😊 takes only five minutes & all u need is a hair tie, a couple Bobby pins and hair spray. 1. Brush your hair 2. Put hair in a high ponytail 3.Tease tease tease 4.Twist hair 5. Wrap around 6.Tuck inside hair tie in the back 7. Adjust/pull out bun to liking 8. Spray w/ hairspray to tame the fly always 9. Be extra Af You're welcome 😊 . SHADES from @stylebysarah1 LIPS: @anastasiabeverlyhills Kathryn FACE: @anastasiabeverlyhills stick foundation in shade AMBER @maybelline fit me concealer GLOW: @gerardcosmetics GRACE Star powder LASHES: @lashesbylena style LALA . . #hairtutorial #buntutorial #narcos #gwenbun #makeup #video #tutorial #videos #mua #beautyblogger #loveit #makeupartist #pretty #amazing #gloss #lips #lipstick #nail #nails #perfect #inlove #batom #lovely #face
Pony Tail Braid
For when you can't choose just one.
Perfect for day 2 on dry shampoo!
The Simple Dancer Bun
Watch how Kenzie perfects the ballerina bun.
Inside-Out Pony Tail
Start with two inch pieces on both sides of your head, twisting the hair into a knot.
Bun with Bangs
4 steps, one epic hairstyle.
Fancy Pony Tail
Divide hair into 3 sections, with a pony tail in the middle. Twist and wrap the first section, securing with a hair tie. Replicate with the third section.
The Knot Braid
Perfect for girls with highlights or streaks of color!