The back to school season is full of excitement, new school supplies, new clothes, meeting new friends and teachers. It's also a time of busier schedules and after school activities. Classrooms filled with kids, an abundance of shared surfaces and less fresh air offer the right environment for sharing germs. Take time this Fall to teach your kids some good habits while sharing the excitement of a new year to make it a healthy season for you and your family. I'm glad I can say that even though ... Continue Reading
Prevent the spread of germs in your home and at school with these 6 easy steps.
Make the transition to middle school easier on your child by learning all about the stress points – lockers, fashion, the opposite sex, and academics.
Most children entering middle school are facing major changes as they get ready for back to school. Lockers, fashion, the opposite sex, academics ... all of these things can stress your child and make that transition to middle school harder. As a parent, we want to help our children make the transition as seamless as possible. Here are some ways to help. Lockers My friend tells me she still remembers nightmares of forgetting her locker combination in middle school. It’s a valid concern, ... Continue Reading
Choosing high-quality, eco-friendly, green back to school supplies doesn’t have to be difficult.
As much as many kids, and parents, either lament or look forward to going back to school and the end of summer, it is always a time of high emotions. Kids have fears and excitement about the start of a new school year. Parents have anxiety, relief, or most often, mixed emotions. Adding concerns about the cost and environmental impact of back to school supplies and gear becomes overwhelming for many families, but choosing high-quality, eco-friendly school supplies doesn’t have to be ... Continue Reading