Anatomy of an Awesome Freshman Dorm Room

Anatomy of an Awesome Freshman Dorm Room

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   My daughter and I were at five below last week and when I turned down the aisle with all the dorm stuff, I shuddered a little, thinking back to the summer two years ago...
Should Your Child Consider Becoming an R.A.?

Should Your Child Consider Becoming an R.A.?

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   There are lots of ways to save and/or earn money for college. Jocelyn Paonita over at The Scholarship System wrote a great article this week with some ideas for saving money...
Some Truth Talk about College Acceptance Rates

Some Truth Talk about College Acceptance Rates

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   It’s getting to be that time of year again. The time when those college acceptance or rejection letters start coming in. (Although these days it’s more likely to...
Apps College Students Need

Apps College Students Need

After a wonderful long Christmas holiday, school has started back up again. Colleges have started their spring semester and students have to get back in the swing. Managing everything a college student has to do can be challenging and any help is welcomed. This week I...
It’s Time For a College Student Care Package!

It’s Time For a College Student Care Package!

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.   Classes have been in session for several weeks now at most colleges and universities. Hopefully, your student is settled in and having a great time! Even if this is not...
College Sophomore Move-In: What We Did Better This Time

College Sophomore Move-In: What We Did Better This Time

This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure page for more information.     We just returned from moving our daughter into her college dorm. She is starting her sophomore year, and this was our second time with the move-in process. We did SO MUCH...