It’s back to school time! And that means so is the stress of sending you kid into school with a good lunch that he or she will actually eat. It’s easy (when you actually remember to make lunch) to fill a lunch box with food that is good for your child, but you’ve got to be some sort of miracle worker to get him or her to eat all that good-for-you-stuff, especially when the kids around your child are eating junk.
I’m going to share with you some of the things that have worked for me in the past, as well as some ideas I wish I had.
Parents: What NOT to do for Back to School
Don’t be THAT parent. This teacher wants to make sure you’re not (see video below).
We all know that back to school time can be frustrating and stressful, even for parents. Maybe especially for parents. I know that I’m always a nervous wreck that my kids will be the ONLY ones with out EVERYTHING they need. I feel like my mom never cared that much, but they were different times.
There’s a teacher on TikTok who thought she’d help out parents like me – parents who want to be great parents to their kids and the best parents in the eyes of the teacher. Because, let’s face it, it’s all about what the teacher thinks of us, right?
So here is a list of DON’Ts you can follow to become the mom or dad your teacher appreciates: