For many families, August marks the beginning of a fresh school year, filled with new classes, friends, and teachers, and the excitement is felt in our household as well. Our back-to-school list seems to have expanded since last year, but it’s a growth I secretly cherish. There’s something truly special about finding those little extras that I know will delight my child on her first day back. Whether it’s the newest cardigan, a charming hair clips, or a colorful backpack, the joy in her eyes when she has a say in picking them out is a reward in itself. The variety of colors, patterns, monograms, and beloved characters that we come across make the whole experience even more engaging. From the whimsical to the practical, this back-to-school season offers an array of options to add a personal touch to your child’s school essentials. It’s a time to embrace style, fun, and the anticipation of new beginnings!