This time of year, kids going off to their freshman year of college are busy preparing for the big day. So are their parents. There is a lot to buy, logistics to work out, and last minute crises. It’s a hectic time. Parents are writing big checks. Teens are saying goodbye to friends. It’s a major transition for everyone—the new college student, parents, and siblings left at home.
As the youngest of three boys, I watched both of my brothers go off to college. It was very sad for me. I was very close to both of my brothers and they went far away to college. I knew that my life would... Read More