The back-to-school season is equal parts tiring and fun. There’s so much to do, but through it, all is the exciting buzz of anticipation for the school year ahead. The younger your children are, the more opportunities there are to create back-to-school traditions that will make the end of August something to look forward to rather than panic about. By planning as much as possible, you can make the transition enjoyable rather than stressful.
It’s time to stop the false image of a strong and independent woman. While there’s nothing wrong with being strong or independent — or both – too many women wrongly assume that it means they can’t ask for help. Nobody expects you to be Wonder Woman. Asking for a hand is no evidence of weakness. On the contrary, being able to recognize that you can’t cope on your own is a sign of maturity and strength.