4 last-minute tips for the first week of school
Many of us are putting the kids on the bus this week and in the coming
weeks, and that means we're still looking for those clever ideas and
deals for back to school that will help us save some money.
But it's important to not forget about the little things
like dealing with child jitters, and creating lasting memories. Here are
a couple of last-minutes tips for you to make the most of the first
week of school.
1. Get creative with lunch, because kids love
opening a surprise from home. This is especially true if your child is
dealing with some first-week-jitters.
2. Do some last-minute coupon hunting for deals.
3. Do what you can to ensure your child's safety and the safety of their belongings.
4. Be creative with those first-day-photos! Doing a quick search on Pinterest
brought back a ton of cute ideas for taking that beginning of the year photo. Some of these are so fun!
With the hustle and bustle of getting back into the
groove of being at school, it's important to keep some of these other
things in mind. Do you have any last-minute tips for the first week of
school? Tell us about it!Crystal Collins, a Savings.com DealPro, is an Atlanta local, adventurer, a health advocate and thrifty as can be. Check her out on her blog at TheThriftyMama.com.