Back to School

How to Personalize Your Son or Daughter’s Dorm Room

If you are sending your teenager off to college soon, you’re going to want them to feel at home – no matter how far away they may be. By personalizing their room to fit their unique tastes and desires, you’ll help them feel comfortable, relaxed, and ready to have a great year away at school.… Continue reading How to Personalize Your Son or Daughter’s Dorm Room

Back to School · Home & Garden

Gold and White Decor for your Dorm Room

Going off to college is an exciting time. You’re figuring out what you want to do with your life. You’re prepping to meet new friends who will eventually become your network. Oh, and you’re getting ready to decorate your dorm room. Bed, Bath & Beyond is a go-to resource for college dorm décor and essentials.… Continue reading Gold and White Decor for your Dorm Room

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Back-to-School STEM Shirts for Girls

This year as our back-to-school shopping gears up, we’re making a conscious effort to dress our daughters in clothing that empowers. In a world where princess tees are the norm, we want to acknowledge our girls’ potential in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. There’s nothing wrong with being a princess, but you… Continue reading Back-to-School STEM Shirts for Girls

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Snap a Pic With These Adorable First Day Of School Signs

Your parents may have one or two photo albums from your childhood, but over the course of your own child’s life you’ll probably take enough photos to produce hundreds or possibly even thousands of photo books. Smartphones enable us to shoot and print photos in mere seconds and advanced technologies in digital cameras allow even the… Continue reading Snap a Pic With These Adorable First Day Of School Signs

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Don’t Miss These Walmart Back to School Deals

I cannot believe some schools are already in session. I know, it is because they get out so much earlier than my kids do, but I am not ready for back to school until after Labor Day. We are still savoring the summer in the Northeast. Whether your kids are going back soon, or in… Continue reading Don’t Miss These Walmart Back to School Deals

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Take Advantage of Tax Free Holidays Starting This Weekend

The month of August is packed with tax-free holidays. In fact, fourteen states will host tax-free weekends between now and the end of the month. If you are a resident of Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas or Virginia then you will be able to purchase… Continue reading Take Advantage of Tax Free Holidays Starting This Weekend

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How to Successfully Send Your Child Off to College

I don’t often like to admit that I have a daughter who is in college. I simply cannot be old enough to have a child that old! 😉 But, I do, and since this is her second year in college, I thought maybe these tips to successfully send your kid off to college might be… Continue reading How to Successfully Send Your Child Off to College

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Adorable Back to Preschool Picks for Your Little Ones

Many families have enjoyed being able to spend their summers together while older children have been out of school. As kids head back to school, younger siblings will head back to preschool, or maybe even enroll for the first time. It’s wonderful to get little ones into a school routine at an early age if… Continue reading Adorable Back to Preschool Picks for Your Little Ones

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Back to School Savings to Start the Year Off Right

It’s just about time for the kids to head back to school, which means that parents everywhere are making plans for back to school shopping. It’s easy to quickly become overwhelmed by all of the school supplies that are readily available for students. Depending on their age, however, they might not need some of the… Continue reading Back to School Savings to Start the Year Off Right

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Back to School: 3 Ways to Save Money While Moving

It’s almost time to head back to campus and start another year of grueling education. Don’t you just wish you could blink and have your new dorm or apartment all moved into and set up? If only it worked that way. Luckily, you can thwart some of the annoying costs of moving with some clever… Continue reading Back to School: 3 Ways to Save Money While Moving

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The Best Back to College Deals from Bed Bath and Beyond

Some college kids across the country have already returned to school to start their second semester. Others still have some time left. If you’re a college student, you know that you just have a few months to enjoy your dorm room before you’re back home with your parents for the summer. And, as we all… Continue reading The Best Back to College Deals from Bed Bath and Beyond

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What to Do During Winter Break

Your child might have anywhere from one to two weeks off this winter. What to do with all this time? The holidays can be quite stressful and many of us will be glad when it’s over. But, don’t let the stress take away from the time you get to spend with your family. If you’re… Continue reading What to Do During Winter Break

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Getting Back into Your Fall Routine

The first few weeks of school can be a whirlwind for many families, whose summer was filled with swimming, video games, late bedtimes, vacations, snacking all day, and many other habits that will be hard to shake. Your kids might be exhausted, especially if he or she is involved with sports. Here are a few… Continue reading Getting Back into Your Fall Routine

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Finding Time For Myself In The Fall Frenzy of Activities

We just finished the first week of the new school year and I already feel a bit overwhelmed with everything. Tomorrow I will have to play tag team with my husband and rush from our younger son’s soccer game to our other son’s soccer game in the next town. Monday will not only be a… Continue reading Finding Time For Myself In The Fall Frenzy of Activities

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Labor Day Backpack Blowout at Staples

Isn’t it fun when Back to School sales combine with the end-of-summer Labor Day Weekend sales? That’s an accurate summary of what’s happening at Staples right now! They are running specials on all sorts of school supplies and office products all throughout the weekend. Today’s target is backpacks. Even though I’ve been out of school for… Continue reading Labor Day Backpack Blowout at Staples

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4 Things to Keep in Mind When Taking Back to School Photos

Back to school photos are great family memories that come in handy at high school graduation time, weddings, or any special occasions that show life progression. You do, however, have to be a little careful when taking them. The world isn’t as safe as it used to be, and the more diligent you are with… Continue reading 4 Things to Keep in Mind When Taking Back to School Photos

Back to School · Office Supplies

Use Back-to-School Clearance to Stock Your Home Office

If you work from home, September is the perfect storm. Your kids are back in school, so you finally have some peace and quiet in your home office. You’re probably super into getting organized right now as you just went through the whole process with your children. Conference season is starting, and to top it… Continue reading Use Back-to-School Clearance to Stock Your Home Office