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Summers Then & Now

Even though it’s back-to-school time, I’ve been thinking about my summers growing up.  When I was a kid the last day of school was epic.  Knowing that I didn’t have to do homework or read textbooks or wake up early for a couple of months was the best feeling.  607 more words

Parenting Adventures

Answer: All Credibility

Like a polyester sunset
On a foreign moon
My tangerine and violet pants
Will make the ladies swoon.

I know I am an icon
Since I bought my puce fedora… 33 more words

Poems

Back To School The Healthy Way - Year Round Health

For many of us, back to school starts today and depending on your school, some of you may have kids already in school. So whether you’ve already finished with your back-to-school shopping or you’re just hitting that dreaded list, keep in mind some important thoughts for the entire school year. 1,600 more words

Advice for My Little Cousin on the First Day of School: An open letter

An open letter to my little 8 year old cousin. He is very nervous about school this year. Just some words of advice for him on his first day of grade 2, in letter form. 361 more words

5 Tips for a Better First Week on College Campus

The week after Labor Day means one thing for college students – the official start of the fall semester. Whether you’re a freshman or returning college vet, the first few days on campus can be exciting and stressful at the same time. 285 more words

Building Good Relationships

Keep Calm, We’re Back in School!

Summer is coming to an end and it’s time to get back to the grind. Starting another semester of work and play can be both stressful and exciting. 345 more words

Well-Come Back

This Is How The Summer Ends...

Although I don’t have any boys ‘on my doorstep, laden with flowers’, it feels very appropriate to be listening to this, the day before I go back to school…

A Teen Philosophy