Category: parenting

Summer Activities For Bored Teens

It is so easy to plan activities for children to enjoy for the summer months, as young children are relatively easily pleased by picnics and nature trails. When you have teenagers at home, it’s hard to drag them out of

Ideas For Making Family Memories That Will Last A Lifetime

Family life might be stressful, but the truth is that all too soon your kids will be grown up and will be flying the nest. So when it comes to making memories, you want to make an effort to make

How To Teach And Not Preach To Your Kids

  Picture Source Getting the balance right as a parent is never easy. You want your child to grow up to be as smart, strong and happy as they could possibly be, as every parent does, but you’ve no idea

Running On Empty: Why Rest Will Make You A Better Parent

Image from Pixabay We all know that parenting is a journey. And, as with any journey, it’s important you don’t fall asleep at the wheel! There’s no denying that parenting is exhausting. It is, in itself, a full-time job, let

They Looked After You: Now It’s Your Turn

When your parents get older the roles can change and you may need to look after them, just as they once did for you when you were young. It can be harrowing, and a gut wrenching experience that will always

Shape A Round Future For Your Kids By Being The Role Model They Need

As a parent, you’ll face all sorts of responsibilities. You’re responsible for a new life, after all. You’ll need to care for, clothe and feed your child for at least the first eighteen years of their life, or longer! But,

A Social Mom Is A Happy Mom

Becoming a mom can be one of the most difficult and hardest things that life brings. Actually, that is an understatement – becoming a mom is a life changing event that will alter your life forever. It is a fantastic

Help Your Child Host the Ultimate Sleepover

  Your children are going to have a lot of hopes and dreams when they grow up. One of those is going to be a huge sleepover with all of their best friends and relatives—and it’s going to be a

You Have To Think About The Kids

Image Divorce is such a horrible thing, but it happens. You never planned for it, but it happens. For whatever reason, it has happened. It comes with stresses, worries, hurt, love, anxieties and pain. But the hardest thing about divorcing

“I’m Every Mother”: Picking The Best Advice To Bring Up Baby

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