How To Be An Awesome Elementary School Mom

How To Be An Awesome Elementary School Mom
It's back to school time and I'm already anticipating the chaos of that first week. New schedule, new forms, new teachers. I've been through it before, a few times actually, so I know things will work out in the end, but I still get anxious about all the changes that inevitably result from school starting back each year. I remember the difficult adjustment the first year well, and hope to help others cope more easily by sharing some of my observations and ...

How to Get Your Child to School on Time – 6 No-Fail Tips

How to Get Your Child to School on Time – 6 No-Fail Tips
  "This year I'll do it right" I'm certainly going to try anyway. I usually feel like it's a miracle when my kids get to school on time. With all that's involved with getting them dressed, fed and organized, my house is chaos in the morning. But I hear the hours before school doesn't have to be a mad dash. Here are some back to school tips for less chaotic mornings from other, seemingly more organized moms.  I plan to put into effect for the 2019-20...

Eat, Sleep, Learn

Eat, Sleep, Learn
I can't believe it's already time to go back to school! Time to make some changes  to help the new school year start out right. In our house, we find transitioning from lazy summer days to strict school schedules to be tough, even for the kids who can't wait to go back. I always find easing into new routines and promoting healthy habits at home helps make the transition easier. Below are my suggestions to help your kids be the best they can be. EAT Be

5 MOM-TESTED Back-To-School Tips

5 MOM-TESTED Back-To-School Tips
HOLY COW, it’s already time to get the kids prepared to go back to school! I don’t know about you, but I’m not ready. I love the longer days of summer with fewer activities and no homework. It’s only mid-July and yet I am stressed about the new school year. I forgot to send my order for the school supply pack to the PTA, and I heard the local stores are pretty cleaned out already. The tutor who helped my daughter in math last year is already booked for ...