There might be a lot of nervous energy and anxiety in the air this year. Here are some resources for your mental health and setting the tone for the family. We wish you all the best of luck this school year. Share those chalkboard photos too! I’m sure a few dads have taken their own.


How to help your kids handle fears and gain independence by validating their feelings, setting the tone, and helping them think positively.
I found this news segment helpful. It reminds me to set the tone and slow down when listening to my kids as they adjust this year.

The Joy of Returning!

With all that said, enjoy back-to-school & have a great time making memories this school year. Let’s see those obligatory chalkboard photos! Let us know how the first day of school went – Comment below!