Relationships + Family

20 Awesome Date Night At Home Ideas for Parents

20 Awesome Date Night At Home Ideas for Parents

Have you perhaps tossed date night with your spouse aside because of busy schedules? Do you perceive some level of social isolation from your partner? A date night at home may be the solution. We understand that being a parent can come with a lot of crazy...

Financial Literacy For Kids – To Set Them Up For Life

Financial Literacy For Kids – To Set Them Up For Life

Why Do We Need To Teach Kids About financial literacy? Financial literacy for kids is lacking so the need to teach kids about money is vital.  With households paying for most items via card and not cash kids just aren't getting the education required to understand the...

Single Parenting Effects on Children- What You Need to Know

Single Parenting Effects on Children- What You Need to Know

Does single parenting affect children? Read on to find out how you can provide a positive single parenting experience for your child. Recently, I overheard a conversation between some children discussing who they liked to live with- their father or their mother.  It...

How to Get 50/50 Custody From Your Ex-Partner

How to Get 50/50 Custody From Your Ex-Partner

When a relationship no longer works, marriage has come to end and the majority results in a divorce. This event will affect both parties and children will the suffer most. And most often, many parents, who are divorcing or separating, want 50/50 custody. The question...

5 Tips for Positive Communication With Children

5 Tips for Positive Communication With Children

We often talk about the importance of developing positive communication skills in children. But do you practice positive communication with your child? Think about it! Do they have to repeatedly call you to get your attention? Do your eyes turn to your phone while...

Family Bonding Through House Painting

Family Bonding Through House Painting

Many different ways to create a strong family bond which is an essential thing a family should have. One of the most important elements of a close relationship within your family is to have shared experiences together. When you do family activities, you create lots of...

How Your Kids Will Benefit From A Family Reunion

How Your Kids Will Benefit From A Family Reunion

Just like families come in all shapes and sizes, so do family reunions. A family reunion is the coming together of an extended family in an intentional way. It is to celebrate and be together and this will look different. Moreover, depending on the family, their...

Easily Answer The Toughest Questions Kids Ask

Easily Answer The Toughest Questions Kids Ask

Kids ask a lot of questions, so here's how to answer the toughest questions kids ask. Children are naturally curious.  Not only about how the world works, but often about their bodies and why they are different to others.  Some of these questions that kids ask will...

Communicating With Teens: Are You Really Listening To Them?

Communicating With Teens: Are You Really Listening To Them?

Listening is a skill, but very often it gets overlooked when communicating with teens.  Moreover, listening is something that we take for granted. We hear, and we think we respond in the best way possible at any given time. However, hearing is not the same as...

Minimalist Parenting: Is This The New Way Of Parenting?

Minimalist Parenting: Is This The New Way Of Parenting?

First, it was minimalist living. Now we have parenting and minimalism in the same sentence. Here is everything you need to know about the latest minimalist parenting approach.  There is a new parenting approach in town, and it's called minimalist parenting. Never did...

Teenage Drinking Is Worse In Bored Teenagers

Teenage Drinking Is Worse In Bored Teenagers

Has Teenage Drinking Become More Of A Problem? Teenage drinking has become a real concern for modern parents. We know from experience that children experiment with alcohol due to curiosity and peer pressure. But, did you know that bored teenagers are more likely to...

Parents Divorce – 10 Harmful Effects To Children

Parents Divorce – 10 Harmful Effects To Children

When parents divorce, children have a front-row seat. Yes, That’s TRUE…  This event, far from being trivial for them, can have many negative consequences of divorce. Anxiety, stress, feelings of abandonment, behavioral problems, and more... And… here is how parents...