Where To Get Back to School Haircuts Around Grand Rapids

  TAME THOSE SUMMER LOCKS …and get ready for school! Our list of reader recommended salons and barber shops contains prices and phone numbers for your convenience. Some comments from readers are also available for a few of the shops. Do you have any other great shops you like to take your kids for back-to-school cuts? Please let us know in the comments! ♥ sponsor ♥ Snip-It’s “(We) have not been disappointed in the 5+ years (our favorite stylist) has been cutting our boys’ hair.” $16 cut only; $23 cut, wash and blow dry 616.364.6363 Great Clips “We have always been happy with Great Clips!” $10 cut only, $14 cut & wash; $24 cut, wash and blow dry 616.957.1648 JCPenney $10 cut special through September 6, 2014 $14 cut & wash, additional for blow dry 616.949.7600 x 2 for Woodland
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New to A School – Transition Tips for Kids and Parents of all Ages

New Kid on the Block So your baby is entering elementary school, your (not so) little kid is moving on to the middle school, or your awkwardly loveable 8th grader
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Do your Next Art or Pinterest Project at HEARTS FOR THE ARTS in Grand Rapids

HEARTS FOR THE ARTS IS NOW OPEN Shannon Andrus, owner of Hearts for the Arts, is also a mom of a two year old with another on the way (any
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Back to School Shopping Tips with Local Mom Just Jilly – Episode 4


Episode 4 – Grand Rapids Parents Podcast BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING STRATEGIES FOR GRAND RAPIDS PARENTS Meet Jill. Jill is a local Grand Rapids mom with three kids, ages 4,
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5 Things You May Not Know About Packing School Lunches

Hey Mom, What’s For Lunch? In just a few weeks we will all be dragging our kids out of bed too early and pushing through the morning routine to get
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