Getting Your Backyard Ready For Spring

I have partnered with Roundup® to help your family get the lawn ready for spring so you can have a yard worth being proud of! One of the reasons that I fell in love with our current home was the enormous fenced in backyard! My mind immediately started imagining all of the ways we were…

5 Tips To Help Increase Your Child’s Intelligence

Almost every other parent dreams of having kids who are a lot smarter than they ever were. Smart kids are simply a joy to have in any family. While some parents think that genetics have something to do with a child’s intelligence, research shows that this is far from the truth. A child’s cognitive abilities…

How to Make Your Kids Fall in Love with Books

Apart from being one of the primary skills in education, reading is also an integral part of our daily lives. In today’s world of digital data, the ability to read for comprehension is of great importance for successful communication. In addition, reading for pleasure helps children broaden their vocabulary and leads to higher academic scores.…

Advice on How to Stop Sibling Fighting

Being a parent is the greatest job in the world, and the only thing better than having a child is having children. That said, the threat of sibling rivalry is something that impacts virtually all multi-child families at one stage or another. Finding a way to end the faction is naturally top of every parent’s…

Advice For Helping Your Parents Adjust to Retirement

Our parents spend at least eighteen years caring for us and ensuring we have a happy life. We have them to thank for everything we’ve ever achieved. Without their support, we would have never become responsible adults with a balanced worldview. So, it makes sense that we want to assist them as much as possible…

Teaching Your Child to Love the Planet

The modern life has brought our planet to the point where it is crucial that as many people as possible start embracing the green movement. We have to become as responsible as we possibly can, since everything we do impacts our planet. By teaching our kids to reduce, reuse and recycle, we are doing a…

Top Tips For Surviving Family Gatherings With Kids

It is great to catch up with family members you haven’t seen for ages and these gatherings are often an excellent way to catch up one all the news and enjoy each other’s company, but when the adults get talking, kids can often feel a bit bored and left out. Boredom and small children are…

Moving Tips That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

Although moving to a new home can mean all kinds of great things, it’s not exactly the easiest process in the world! If you’ve ever had to organize moving before, you’ll know just how frantic and stressful the whole task can be. Yes, there will be a time when you can finally sit back in…

How to Care for Your Aging Parents

Your parents have given you a lot over the years, right? The person you have become is thanks to them. Did they sacrifice their needs to ensure yours were met? Chances are, they did. That’s why you owe it to them to repay the favor. As they get older, they’re going to need you more.…

Pros and Cons of Rushing Into Spring & Summer

Around this time of year, they begin to appear. They sprout from the internet and magazines the same way the green shoots of crocuses begin to creep across lawns the country over. The tips; the advice; pernicious in their determination to warn you: get ready for spring! Get ready for summer! They sound the alarm…

4 Things You Should Consider Before Starting A Blog

Many people dream of starting a new career as a professional blogger, but simply don’t know where to start! Don’t be under any illusions, it’s going to be hard work, especially if you are trying to look after a family and run a household at the same time. However, those who are successful find it…