back to school


Well my little girl is all set for her first day in 4th grade!  She was so excited about seeing her friends and meeting her new teachers.  We spent the last two days school shopping because she has outgrown EVERYTHING! She brought her new teachers a few special gifts too.  I hope she keeps that […]


HISD goes back to school on Monday!  Parents are happy and kids…well…not so much! Summer has almost come to and end!  Here are a few of my personal tips to get ya kids ready for back to school! #3 ENCOURAGEMENT! Lets make sure that we are telling our kids how smart they are and how […]

On Sunday, August 14, 2016 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM there will be free back to school immunizations at Forest Brook Middle School located at 7525 Tidwell Road, Houston, TX 77016. Medical providers will be on site. All returning students and new students are required to provide proof of immunizations for school enrollment. Immunizations are the […]

The tax free weekend is underway.  So, you’ll probably be out there shopping for the best deals for back to school items for kids and more but why a tax free weekend anyway? A tax holiday is a temporary reduction or elimination of a tax. Governments usually create tax holidays as incentives for business investment. […]

  97.9 The Box and Constable Alan Rosen are inviting the entire community out to the 3rd Annual Building Bridges Event happening Saturday July 30 at Sam Houston High School. Individuals can register for the event by calling Erica Davis at 713-755-3372.

The clothing team of Livie & Luca decided to team up with Changing the Face of Beauty, “a nonprofit corporation that is committed to equal representation of people with disabilities in advertising and medical worldwide.” Changing the Face of Beauty will be achieved through partnerships with both private and commercial retailers, penetrating the creative and business world by: […]

Well, public school starts next week and if you haven’t done your “back-to-school” shopping yet, here are a few tips for you use in order to save a few dollars. There are seven ways to help cut your costs: 1. Do a closet sweep. Before you take that back-to-school supply list to the stores to purchase […]

A Barber took part in Dubuque's Back to School Bash in Comiskey Park on Saturday to give free haircuts to children who read books to him


It’s almost that time again! It’s time to get ready for Back To School! Every year the great folks at Champions Community Center put together a huge Backpack Giveaway! Here are the details!

TGIM or Nah? LOL I woke up feeling good, but let’s face it…nobody REALLY likes Mondays. Mondays should be included as part of the weekend, if ya ask me. AS A MATTER FACT…I’m gonna write a letter. Let’s start a petition, people. Team work makes the dream work. Let’s make our dreams a reality, baby. […]


Considering after school care for your child? There are some things you should know. After school is the most dangerous time for kids, said Dr. Lisa…

Saddening things are happening in our schools, community, and homes but WE have the power to implement change. One way to implement change is to explore these safety tips that will increase the well being of your youth. Read more HERE! Back to School Safety Tips: As the summer draws to an end, it’s time […]