Summer break is nearing its end, and kids everywhere are either looking forward to or dreading their first day back in the classroom. There is one guarantee: Parents everywhere will be busy assembling back-to-school supplies and replacing outgrown shoes.
Preparing our children for the first day of school can be stressful for everyone involved. It means no more going to bed late, sleeping in every morning and playing outside until dark. It’s the time when walking down the school supplies aisle at Target feels like you’re trying to score Justin Bieber concert tickets.
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About the Author (Author Profile)
Lori Kommor, Columnist/Event Chair
Lori wears many hats: writing two weekly columns, chairing The
Voice-Tribune’s events and keeping the staff fed with a stash of snacks
Willy Wonka would envy. She’s a fervent high school soccer fan (go
Collegiate!) and has the raspy voice to prove it after game days.