A back-to-school checklist… for parents!

Locker girl compressedScissors. Tape. Lined paper. A child’s back-to-school list is pretty simple. But, for parents, it’s a bit more involved. By putting the following strategies into action now, parents can save a lot of anxiety later as the First Day of School draws near:

Shift your schedules: The lazy days of summer are almost over. Ease your child back into a school schedule by shifting his bedtime back to school-day bedtime and waking him closer to the time he needs to get up for school.

Have a morning run-through: The week before school starts get your child up, dressed and fed …