There are things in the world that make it easier to tolerate. Puppies, caffeine, and school supplies. The best part about going back to school, for me at least, was always brand new school supplies. Rows of perfectly sharpened #2 pencils, markers with untarnished tips, and 64 crayons in every rainbow color. I still love school supplies, can you tell? These are my go to for back to school sanity. This post contains some affiliate links. All recommendations are my own.
Adult Coloring Books : These coloring books take the coloring books of yesteryear to a whole new level. Check out this one with intricate animal designs or this one showing funky cityscapes. Don’t believe me? Coloring is proven to help reduce stress in adults.
Moleskine Planner : I’ve had one of these since I was a freshman in high school and even with my rigorous schedule, they always lasted until the end of the year. They come in all sizes and color. Black ones, red ones, even Peanuts and The Little Prince ones.
Coffee: ‘Nuff Said .
Mabel’s Labels : These suckers, I mean stickers, are built tough. They are dishwasher safe, water proof and water proof which means you can pretty much put them on anything without worrying about them rubbing off or washing away.
Sharpie Pens : These are my new favorite writing utensils. Unlike regular sharpie’s these pens are thin and sleek and unlikely to bleed through to stainable surfaces. I’m buying bulk.
Word Lock : I am one of those people who always had to have my lock cut off my locker because I forgot the arbitrary numerical code. My parents probably bought me like 10 of them in the 4 years I was in high school. This word lock