Tag: back to school

5 Ways to Prepare for Back-to-School Shopping

Believe it or not, it's possible to have an enjoyable back-to-school shopping experience. If you shop smart, there's no need for you to spend a fortune on new clothes and school supplies. These tips will help you avoid the stress of back-to-school shopping, so that you and your kids can enjoy the trip together. [caption id="attachment_7982" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Source:…

The Perks of Daycare

You've sent your "big" kids back to school, but what about your toddler? Are you skeptical about sending your child to daycare after being at home with you everyday for so long? Although it can be a little scary at first as most new things are, there are some perks to sending your child to…

Starting Your Kids’ Day with Breakfast

It may seem like common sense that you would kick start your child's day with breakfast, but with today's busy schedules children often go without the most important meal of the day. It is important for your child to eat breakfast every morning to provide energy throughout the day and keep them healthy overall. Not…

How Did You Move This Summer?

Believing that every child has the right to a healthy childhood, Michelle Obama created the Let's Move initiative. Her platform for Let's Move is to get kids active and eating healthy. We know you all stayed busy this summer, and as your child's care-free vacation comes to an end we want to know how you…

New Poll: Favorite Back-to-School Item

Today makes it official, there are exactly 2 weeks left until we say goodbye to summer vacation and hello to the 2010-2011 school year. Getting new back-to-school items is always a fun time for kids and parents. And since it is such an exciting time we want to kick things off with a back-to-school poll!…

Ease Your Child Back-to-School

Could it possibly be time to go back to school already? Summer for your child is almost over with school starting in less than a month. Since your child has been enjoying lazy days of  waking up and going to sleep whenever, they may need a little help getting back in the school groove. Because…

Back to School Eye Exams

Attention moms and dads, school is less than a month away and your child needs an eye exam upon returning. Scheduling your child a back-to-school comprehensive eye exam is important because in the first 12 years 80% of what your child learns is visual. Having good vision is a critical element to your child's learning…