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7 Ideas for Quality Family Time

7 Ideas for Quality Family Time

We live in quite a fast-paced world and it is often difficult to factor in quality family time.  Managing everything our family is doing means we feel rushed and that we lack time.  However, what matters is that life passes by quickly and we should use every moment of...

6 Ways To Be Friends With Your Child

6 Ways To Be Friends With Your Child

Do you feel parenting is hard?  We believe the answer is YES.  Parents want to understand our children and so are finding ways to be friends with your child.  However, they are also afraid of not enforcing rules and standards. In this article, we will discuss 6 simple...

Reading The News Will Benefit Your Children

Reading The News Will Benefit Your Children

Many parents think that reading the news is non-essential for children, or that their child is unprepared to read the news.  However, reading the news and keeping up with current affairs is actually a crucial part of every child’s education and development. Young...

Teen’s First Car – A Buying Guide

Teen’s First Car – A Buying Guide

Preparing for your teen's first car means more than making sure he or she passes the driving test.  Owning a vehicle is a big responsibility, and it’s important as a parent to make sure your son or daughter is ready.   Tips For Buying A Teen's First Car Once it’s time...

5 Life Choices That Lead To A More Fulfilling Life

5 Life Choices That Lead To A More Fulfilling Life

Making the right life choices is essential to living a fulfilling life.  When you think about your life moving forward, you should have more moments of happiness than sadness. While the reality may be hard to comprehend, always putting your best foot forward may not...

6 Ways to Connect With An Older Child After New Baby

6 Ways to Connect With An Older Child After New Baby

The newborn phase can be overwhelming for both parents.  It is barely possible to retain a sense of normalcy in your home and keep yourself calm.  So, it becomes a bigger challenge to maintain the relationship and connect with an older child. As a parent, you will...

Help The Aged & 6 Ideas To Aid Elderly Women

Help The Aged & 6 Ideas To Aid Elderly Women

It has long been said that we should help the aged.  For many years, this has been an important part of society as a whole.  But, what does it mean to help the aged?  What can we do to make their lives easier and more fulfilling? Growing old comes with its own set of...

A Bullied Child May Show These Behaviours

A Bullied Child May Show These Behaviours

Your child is a priority, and you do everything you can to keep him or her safe and happy.  However, you can’t control how other kids treat their peers and a bullied child is not good. Bullying can happen on the playground and over the Internet.  It is hurtful on many...

Is Preschool Necessary For Children?

Is Preschool Necessary For Children?

Is preschool necessary?  That is a question that many parents ask themselves as their children reach the age of 3 or 4.  The answer, unfortunately, is not always black and white. There are a number of factors to consider when making this decision.  Whether or not to...

Screen Time For Kids, How Much Is Too Much?

Screen Time For Kids, How Much Is Too Much?

Technology continues to become more and more prevalent in our society.  The debate over how much screen time is appropriate for children has intensified. Parents know that devices are key to certain educational opportunities and a better future.   However, we all...

Explain An Autism Diagnosis To Children

Explain An Autism Diagnosis To Children

An autism diagnosis can be a difficult subject for the whole family.  When a child is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), parents may find it difficult to explain this condition. Parents may fear the reaction of their child to the diagnosis of "being on the...

11 Words Of Affirmation To Help Your Husband Feel Loved

11 Words Of Affirmation To Help Your Husband Feel Loved

Do you ever feel that your husband needs some more words of affirmation in his life?  If so, this blog post is for you! We discuss 11 positive affirmations for men can help your husband feel loved and appreciated.  Just a few words of encouragement can make all the...