Family Fun Activities to Get Kids Outdoors

Image credit Parenting, like most things in life, is all a matter of balance. While it’s not right to demonise use of technology- there can be some apparent developmental gains to be made in letting children use technology– so time spent on the iPad needs to be balanced out. Encouraging our kids to get outdoors […]

Preparing Your Home For An Elderly Relative

5 Reasons Grandparents Matter

  Image There will come a time in our lives when we will need to look after our elderly parents or grandparents. Eventually, they may begin to struggle with their hearing, sight and simple tasks; possibly even suffering from memory problems too. When we are children, the adults in our family do everything for us; […]

The Importance Of Protecting Your Home From The Elements

Pexels What is the reason you own a home for? Is it to provide loving experiences, shared by all your family members? Is it so you have a place to house all of your belongings? Is it so you have a place to lay your head at night, so you can comfortably sleep and begin […]

12 Awesome Pinatas for Your Next Party

12 Awesome Pinatas for Your Next Party

As I work to plan this weekend’s birthday party for my two sons, my mind is on pinatas. I remember this being a huge part of childhood birthday parties. We would be blindfolded, handed a stick or bat and someone spun us around. Once done being spun around, we had to then use this baseball […]

5 Ways to Support Those Closest to You

Photo Credit Providing support to those closest to you is an integral part of being a good friend or family member. Any kind of relationship should be a two-way street, so you want the support that you give to be reciprocated. In this post, we will look at five ways that you can provide support […]

3 Bulk Purchases Necessary For Any Family Holiday

3 Bulk Purchases Necessary For Any Family Holiday

https://pixabay.com/en/family-children-woman-man-happy-591581/ When you travel as a family, there’s always a lot of luggage involved. There are so many supplies for you and the kids, it can feel like you have to start your packing at least a month before your departure date. As a result, the idea of bulk numbers of items probably isn’t welcome. […]

Your Child’s College Experience Will Change Your Whole Life

Sending a kid off to college is a huge change for the family. Not only will it be a formative time for the kids, but it can be a formative time for parents, as well. You’re making the transition from the parent of a kid to the parent of an adult. The change itself can […]