Valentine’s Care Package for Your College Student: Homemade Candy Hearts with Mom Sayings

You guys, this is how sure I am that none of my kids read my blog: I’m sharing today the Valentine’s treat I’ll be sending…

How to Make the Most of Your Last Summer with Your Teen Before They Leave …

So, graduation is over and the relatives have returned home. Now, the summer looms ahead. Both you and your soon-to-be college freshman may feel like…

25 Easy Meals for College Students

My daughter recently moved into her first apartment and I thought everything was going smoothly until I received the following text:

25 Great Gifts for College Students

Wondering what to get a college student for Christmas? I quizzed my three subject matter experts and did some research of my own to come…

Why Your College Student Absolutely Needs a HIPAA Release Form

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: the after-midnight phone call telling you that your child has been in a serious accident and is in the hospital.…

25 Great Resources to Help You Prepare for College Drop-Off Day

Dropping your kid off at college for the first time is a big deal. It certainly was for me with all three kids. It’s such…

The Parent’s Guide to Handling the College Drop-Off

I’m already starting to plan my daughter’s college drop-off in the fall. I just booked a hotel and we’re checking out flights. It’s always a…

The Minimalist’s Guide to Buying for College

A year ago, I was the living embodiment of the mom in this Onion article, standing in the middle of Bed, Bath and Beyond insisting…