The locally founded ADHDKC organization will be hosting an informational event for parents of children with ADHD. The workshop will be led by Elaine Taylor-Klaus, CPCC, PCC, who is the co-founder of ImpactADHD and a member of the CHADD Board of Directors. During the event, Taylor-Klaus will cover success strategies to help ease kids into back-to-school season. The event will... Read more →


The Missouri Department of Revenue has released details about the 2014 Back to School Sales Tax Holiday. Shoppers can take advantage of tax-free back to school shopping in (Kansas City) Missouri beginning the first Friday of August through Sunday. Tax free back to school shopping weekend begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, and runs through Sunday, Aug. 3.... Read more →


KC Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze is celebrating teachers in the metro! To celebrate teachers and their hard work, they're offering FREE admission to teachers on Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29-- during Opening Weekend! Please present valid ID to take advantage of this offer! And if you're looking for fun field trip options, move the classroom outdoors for... Read more →


As part of National Health Center Week, Aug. 11-17, 2013, UnitedHealthcare will celebrate with the Health Partnership Clinic of Johnson County in Olathe, Kansas by offering free back-to-school physicals for children 18 years and younger. This special one-time event will be themed based on the popular Sesame Street initiative, “Food for Thought: Eating Healthy on a Budget”. Physicals will be... Read more →


Follow my blog with Bloglovin We're on the cusp of back-to-school season in the metro and the state of Missouri will soon host its Tax Free Weekend which begins on the first Friday in August and continues through the following Sunday. This year, the three-day holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 2, and runs through Sunday, August 4.... Read more →


Just in time for some back to school shopping, the new Ross Dress for Less® (“Ross”) store is now open at the Northridge Shopping Center in at 119th & Strang Line Rd. in Olathe, Kansas. The Olathe store now marks the 4th store opening in the Kansas City metro area. Just how exactly is Ross different? At Ross you'll typically... Read more →


As the summer break winds down for many here in the Kansas City metro area, and parents get ready to gear up for the new school year as early as next week, check out the following reads to help you get ready for this busy time of year. This read on the topic of cyberbullying comes from KidsHealth. Find out... Read more →