Tag Archives: back to school

7 Classroom Rules You Should Steal From the Teacher

7 Classroom Rules You Should Steal From the Teacher

At my son’s parent-teacher conference last fall, I almost fell off my chair when his preschool teacher listed the following among his developmental accomplishments: he cleaned up his toys, ate and drank neatly and raised his hand rather than interrup ...
5 Healthy First-Day-of-School Traditions

5 Healthy First-Day-of-School Traditions

The first day of school is one of those butterflies-in-the-stomach, can’t-sleep-the-night-before kind of milestones, especially for children transitioning into a new school. One way to soothe frazzled nerves during this time is by establishing some s ...
An Easy Back-to-School Fitness Makeover

An Easy Back-to-School Fitness Makeover

Twice a year, we get motivated to start fresh. January inspires promises to get diets in order, lose weight, get in shape and make other self improvements. But by summer, many of us have lost track of those goals and are back at square one. Then the ...
4 Back-to-School Beauty Tips

4 Back-to-School Beauty Tips

It’s that time of year again. Whether you have school-aged children or you’re going back to school yourself, one thing is for sure: your morning routine is about to be turned upside down. Whatever you do, don’t panic! Take a deep br ...
Paleo-Friendly Lunch Ideas Your Kids Will Love

Paleo-Friendly Lunch Ideas Your Kids Will Love

Now that summer’s nearly over and the kids are heading back to school, it’s easy to feel a bit intimidated by how you’re going to approach keeping their food on the healthy side, especially since many schools offer lunch programs wi ...
After-School Snacks for Kids of All Ages

After-School Snacks for Kids of All Ages

Whether the subject is See Dick and Jane Run reading basics or Advanced Earth Science, a day devoted to lessons, lectures and studying builds up an appetite. And that’s the problem: When you’re working your brain, not your body, you need ...