Back-to-school season is such a wonderful time for parents and children alike. Blogger Vera Sweeney of The Lady and the Blog has so many friends throughout the country that are gearing up in just a few weeks to send their little ones back to class and there is so much to prepare for before entering this phase of the year. Here are her tips.

Besides getting ready to welcome back a routine into our lives, we have to ensure daily lunches are made and after-school practice carpool schedules are adhered to. It’s a lot to take in — especially during the first few months. That’s why I am sharing 5 time-saving tips that everyone can enjoy.