Category Archives: school

College Shopping: Top Ten!


Top ten organizational/storage products that your students have enjoyed over the years, 9 carried at Target: 1.  Canvas storage bins to place under the desk, bed, or up on a closet shelf.  Bed, Bath and Beyond has these, too. 2. … Continue reading

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Back to “Apple” School: You Go, Baby Boomers!


Well–there don’t appear to be many ‘young people’ attending “Apple school.”  What you have are, basically, Baby Boomers trying to get situated on top of high stools, and not being able to hear a single thing.  However, you are all … Continue reading

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No More “Meet the Teacher Night”


It’s back to school time, and you realize for the first time in 20 years, you won’t be attending “Meet the Teacher Night.”  You have always loved this evening, and looked forward to it with great anticipation.  How you enjoyed milling … Continue reading

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How to Survive College Move-in Day: Let Mom Make up the Bed


So you’ve done the big Target/Wal-Mart run and loaded the car up to the gills.  For those of you who’ll be flying off to college, you are loving the Bed, Bath and Beyond offer to have your pre-ordered goods ready … Continue reading

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Empty Nesterdom: Day One


Day One of Empty Nesterdom–Help! Top Ten: 1. You will never be able to tell your freshman everything they need to know, so relax.  No more guilt trips! 2. These new students will never have every single, solitary thing they … Continue reading

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