14 Back-to-School Supplies That Get the Job Done but Are Also Fun (Because, Kids)
The days are still long and hot, and the pool is poppin’ off, but believe it or not, for many kids, the school year starts next week, and you know what that means — it’s time for school supplies! I’ve loved shopping for new school supplies for as long as I can remember, and now that I have two kids to shop for, I get to love it all over again.
When it comes to buying supplies for my 5 and 11-year-old kids, I try to go for a balance of form and function, with a few surprises and some special goodies just for them. Here are some of the best back-to-school essentials we’ve found.