back to school

  1. Fashion & Style

    School uniform? Here's how to create the perfect fit

    Even though wikiHow says that the key to a nicely fitted school uniform is incorporating "fishnet tights and stuff," wisdom tells me...
  2. Fashion & Style

    8 Cute ways to wear your team's colors

    Back to school just isn't the same without a hefty dose of team spirit, but who wants to wear a grungy old T-shirt every game day?...
  3. Fashion & Style

    How to personalize a school uniform

    As easy as it might make life for Mom and Dad, kids are almost never fans of school uniforms. Luckily, there are still plenty of...
  4. Organizing

    Keep your teen organized with these products

    Let's be honest. It's tough staying organized sometimes, and it's even tougher for teens. They've got so much going on — activities,...
  5. Beauty & Style

    Locker room looks we love

    Ah, gym class. The bane of every stylish teenager's existence. Only it doesn't have to be.
  6. Beauty & Style

    Wordy outfits we love for teens

    T-shirts and accessories with words and phrases on them have a reputation of being cheesy or juvenile, but that's not fair. There...
  7. Living

    No-bake desserts for back-to-school

    Finding a snack in your lunch box as a child is similar to finding gold. Not always an option for busy moms, these no-bake desserts...
  8. Parenting

    Pack a better lunch for your kids

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    It's not as easy as you think to pack a great school lunch all year long. These ideas for packing healthy, nutritious lunches (and...
  9. Children's Health

    15 Highs and lows of back to school

    Sending the kids back to school after the break means big changes in the daily routine — for better and for worse.
  10. School & Education

    School's back in... and I miss my kids!

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    No matter how much we complain about not being able to get anything done when they're home all summer, and no matter how good it...
  11. Crafts

    Make an amigurumi school bus

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    Get your little ones in the back-to-school spirit with this cute bus. Check out these step-by-step instructions on how to make your...
  12. School & Education

    Top 10 majors for 2013

    So, you're off to college! Of course, now you have some questions to answer. If you're not sure what degree plan to choose, we've...
  13. K-12

    8 Adorable back-to-school shirts from Etsy

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    Before you send your little learner to the school yard, check out our Etsy roundup of the cutest and coolest tops for campus! From...
  14. Fashion & Style

    Mama Loves Style: A back-to-school outfit for moms

    Just because I'm not in school anymore doesn't mean I can't pick out the perfect first day of school-inspired outfit.
  15. K-12

    Encourage your child’s creative writing

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    With homework and busy schedules, how do you make time for writing practice? To truly encourage your kid's creative writing, avoid...
  16. School & Education

    Saving money after school starts

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    It's that time again. If your kids have not already gone back to school, they should be starting soon. You have probably already...
  17. Parenting

    Why I love (not) back-to-school time

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    It’s back-to-school time! I love this time of year, but not for the reasons you might expect. The truth is, we homeschool. There is...
  18. School & Education

    5 Tips to get your teen ready for school

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    Summer is like a rubber band. Your teen wants to stretch it out as far as possible — for you, it’s about to snap. No...
  19. Healthy Recipes

    Healthy gluten-free breakfast cookies

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    What kid wouldn't like a cookie for breakfast? These oatmeal and pear breakfast cookies are loaded with protein and fiber. I won't...
  20. Family Fun

    Back-to-school teacher gift ideas: Personalized clip board

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    If you are planning a back-to-school gift for your child's teacher, this DIY clipboard project is something she can use all year long!