Enter to win a copy of Confessions of a Scholarship Winner. Attempted suicide, bulimia, bullying—it’s not the opening you would expect from a book about college scholarships. Author Kristina Ellis revisits old wounds as she shares her journey from an impoverished youth to Vanderbilt graduate (with $500,000 in scholarships). On Kristina’s first day of high […]
I read a lot of blogs, many of which are written by sassy, no-nonsense moms. Naturally, I thought I had The Mother of All Meltdowns all figured out. It turns out, I had it all wrong. This is not a sponsored post, though it does contain affiliate links to a book that will make you […]
The number of college applications has soared over the last decade, according to the latest “State of College Admissions” Report by the National Association for College Admission Counseling. While admissions pros debate what those numbers really mean, college hopefuls are better served by using their brain power to create standout college applications. I recently reviewed How to […]
If you’re a bookworm like me, you know the only thing better than a good book is a good book that doesn’t cost you a penny. You’re in the right place. I recently reviewed The Parent Backpack for Kindergarten through Grade 5 by ML Nichols. I learned a lot about how to prepare my children for […]
You’re busy. And unless you’ve got an extra $1,000 a month to put away, you’re not sure how you’ll put the kids through college.
Well my friend, we’re in the same boat.
I’m Nicole Robinson, aka The BookWormMama. I spend my days as a business professional, freelance writer and blogger. I spend my nights as an imperfect, but striving wife and mother.
I’m also a planner. I researched college scholarships when my daughter was just a few months old. I found that most of the college prep information—and money—was geared towards…Keep reading...