Dear Teacher(s), Thank you for loving my child so well. Middle school can be tough. Physical changes collide with hormonal and internal changes. Attitudes erupt like a volcano and subside just as quickly as the tide. It's confusing. It's confusing to...
My children know that whenever they proclaim, "Mama, I'm hungry," I will immediately answer something along the lines of, "Hi! I'm Mom. Nice to meet you." Yet they make this statement approximately 17 times a day. My response doesn't seem...
This week I dropped off my big girl at school for her first day of first grade. What a difference a year makes. Sure, it was a bit chaotic, as first days tend to be, but gone was the anxiety (mostly...
As a parent, selecting the right school for your child is essential. You’ve googled schools in the Memphis area and asked for recommendations from anyone who will listen. The first thing you learned is that everyone is an expert:...
Whether you find out that your child is the target of a bully, or, alarmingly, the one bullying their classmates, "bullying" is one of those visceral terms that can leave parents at a loss. Sadly, sometimes the hardest group in...
Welcome to the new school year! Whether you homeschool, public school, private school, or unschool, it’s that time.  There are so many options these days to educate your children and with that freedom, there is a lot of pressure...
Here we are, in the middle of August, and for a lot of students, the school year has already begun. Families are rushing around, purchasing school supplies, wrapping up those last few summer projects, and booking their students’ academic...
I never desired to homeschool my children. Even if I was a SAHM, I would still send my children to public school. The thought of homeschooling never crossed my mind until I was left with no other options. Shelby County...
Have you ever considered that vision is way more than just seeing 20/20 on a plain black eye chart that doesn’t move? As an Optometrist, I see people every day with poor vision.  When I say poor vision, I don’t just...
It's back to school time here in the mid-south! And to kick off the 2019/2020 school year, we're excited to bring you a giant giveaway -- valued at $275! All items listed below have been generously donated from locally...

Stay Connected

16,720FansLike
6,256FollowersFollow
778FollowersFollow

In + Around Memphis

A Guide to {LOCAL} Boxed Kits & Subscription Boxes

0
Small businesses are really thinking outside the box during this time of pandemic (or inside the box. get it? box kits? whew. ok. this...
2020 camp guide

2020 Summer Camp Guide