Preparing for an Unknown Back-to-School Scenario

This school year will be different and some school districts still aren’t sure how they are going to hold classes. With all the confusion, it can be hard to prepare your kids to go back, or not go back, and what you need to do to ensure a smooth transition once plans are put in…

10 Ways to Take the Stress Out of Back-to-School Shopping

For busy families, back-to-school season is not without its share of stress. Ease the back-to-school burden on your household with these shopping tips designed to simplify the year ahead. 1. Take stock of your inventory. School lists often carry over each school year, so make sure you aren’t buying multiples of things you already own….

Getting your College-Bound Teen Ready

Within the next month many parents will face the tough task of preparing their teen for dorm life for the very first time.  For the majority of students the concept of a home away from home can be overwhelming and a little bit frightening. Here are some tips to help guide you and your teen…