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…

Five Ways My Mom’s Memory Loss Taught Me to be Mindful

I went to pick my Mom up a few days ago at her assisted living facility for a pre-planned family lunch and found her room…

Here’s Why a HIPPA Form Must Be On Your College Student’s Packing List

If your child is over 18, you may not be able to help your college-aged child if they are sick or injured. Here’s how to…

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…

5 Tips for Your College Student’s First Summer Break

You and your college student have both changed during the last year. Here’s how to renegotiate living together when they return for summer break so you don’t drive each other crazy.

You Can Have a Pinterest-Worthy Second Wedding Even if You’re an Older Bride

I just got back from Key West celebrating my second anniversary. I still feel like a newlywed, albeit an inappropriately old newlywed, as I like…

How to Pack for College Move-In Day

Here’s an interactive checklist and tons of tips to make sure that you’re organized and ready to make moving into your dorm room on college…

Why I’m Replacing My Daughter with a Tiny Annoying Dog

When my daughter Charlotte was eight, every time I went down the stairs at our house she would follow behind me, clutching my waist and…