Back To School

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12 DIY Back-to-School Locker Decorating Ideas

One of the coolest perks of entering high school or high school is getting your own school locker. Not only is it your own secure space to store school supplies, but it’s your own private space to decorate exactly the way you want to. And this goes beyond simple stickers and plain magnets. From stylish […]

Parenting

The Lies All Mums Tell Themselves on The First Day Back to School

Honesty is the best policy—unless you’re trying to comfort yourself amidst the madness of back-to-school. Mums are the worst offenders because we’ll assure ourselves of pretty much anything in order to check something off of our To Do Lists. We are the planet’s biggest optimists until the first day of school is actually happening, because […]

Parenting

The Ten Mums You’ll Meet at School This Year

It’s that time of year again. School is in session, fall is on the horizon, and a crisp sense of possibility permeates the air. It’s not just the scent of pumpkin spice and school supplies—it’s the promise of new opportunity. There are new teachers and new classmates. New rules, and, yes, new mums you’ll encounter […]

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Upgrade a Simple Pencil Box With This DIY Hack

Back-to-school is one of the best times of the year! Fresh binders, sharpened pencils, and the promise of an exciting year ahead always get me totally pumped, whether or not I’m actually the one headed back to school. My favourite thing used to be choosing a pencil box — you had to find just the […]

Parenting

When Your Child With Autism Starts School

Enrolling your autistic child in school is so much different than your general education kiddo. You’ll enter a whole new world of teachers, therapist and acronyms. When my daughter started school I felt like I had just entered a foreign county. There were new people and all kinds of terms I had never heard before. […]