Monday, August 5, 2013
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!
It’s back to school time and that may mean a couple of differentthings to you. First, it might mean that it’s time to prepare thekiddos for back to school. Second, it might mean a little “me
time”. Hereare a few tips on how to get your
children ready for school and also tipson allowing
a little time for yourself. Depending on your child’s age, you may have a different to-do list. Butregardless of age, there are a few different items applicable
to all. First,meet the teacher and open house. These
are two events that are must do’s.Not only
do they show the teachers that you’re an involved parent, butyour child sees your commitment to their education as well. Shopping has never
been easier for back to school. Wal-Mart, Target,Office
Max and Staples all have great specials this time of year. In fact, asmart shopper can find a large amount of freebies if they are willing to dotheir homework. Also, Tax Free Week/Day is honored in some states. It’s atime when states forgo sales tax on clothing purchases and other
relateditems. Make sure you do back to school clothes
shopping during this time.For parents, it’s
time for you to focus a little on yourself. How about agym membership or martial arts classes? Martial arts can not only be funand rewarding, but it’s a great way to get in shape. After a long summer,it’s important that you take some time for yourself.
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