Tag Archives: back to school

A Good Deed for those in Need

BY: RACHEL WUMKES There are not many activities less enjoyable in life than shopping for school supplies.  I mean, its supposed to be fun and exciting and Moms everywhere should be rejoicing, right? Wrong. It’s awful.  Typically stationed in small areas within the store filled with screaming, unruly children.  Frazzled parents attempt to follow a random list of...
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The Time has Come Again!

Photocredit: rollerlandskatecenter.com BY: RACHEL SMITH   It’s here.  You guys, I’ve been counting down the days for the past few weeks.  Silently, patiently.  Scrolling through the photos of Facebook friends and acquaintances as they post photos of their children holding backpacks, wearing new clothes, new shoes, and a beaming smile. And now it’s time. Tomorrow morning, we will rise and...
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TEAMWORK – In union, there is strength.

BY: RACHEL SMITH   As a kid, I used to love getting new school supplies.  Opening a fresh box of never-used crayons gave me goosebumps.  I’d spend hours lining up my notebooks, all color-coded for each subject before I organized them perfectly inside my new backpack with all the other supplies. It was an anal-retentive OCD freaks wildest...
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It’s about that time of year again… SCHOOL!!!

photo credit:  Parents Magazine
BY: RACHEL SMITH It’s almost impossible for me to think of back to school time without the song popping into my head from the Adam Sandler movie, Billy Madison.  “Back to school, back to school, to prove to dad I’m not a fool.” Seriously, it pretty much runs through my mind on loop as...
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