It’s been great — afternoons at the pool, play dates with friends, sleeping late — all the best parts of summer! But come August, you’re bombarded with back-to-school emails about everything from school pictures and contraband lunch items to bus schedules and activity fees. And don’t forget school-supply lists and volunteer forms. Seriously, it’s enough to suck the life out of all the relaxing you’ve done for the past 11 weeks. But the first day of school won’t wait. It’s time to gear up for the incoming barrage of activity. So in honor of not losing your mind in the process, here are 10 tips to help you take the stress out of getting your kids back to school!