The holidays are all about bringing people together over good food and great conversation. But if you’re like most families, you know a perfectly basted turkey is a lot easier to pull off than the easy banter around the dinner table.
Christmas can be an expensive time of year, and when you’re under stress from the holidays, you don’t always make the soundest financial decisions. It’s easy to just put it on plastic and forget about it. Unfortunately, it takes on average five months to get out of Christmas debt and that’s on top of debt […]
Looking after a relative is not easy, but it is worth it. By thinking about another person before we think about ourselves, we’re helping a loved one to feel happier and more at peace with what’s happening to them. Still, sometimes the “it’s worth it” thoughts give way to the “boy, this is tough” thoughts.
As much as we hope that our children will follow the further educational path and succeed with the best degree type possible, it can be somewhat of a shock when your child decides to look at studying abroad – rather than somewhere local or within a couple of hours drive!
It’s not easy to deal with rebellious teenage daughter, but as a parent, you have to be ready for this challenge. To do this, you need to understand why teens rebel and why sometimes their attitude gets extreme. You also need to learn how to deal with these difficult issues in a non-confrontational way. This […]
Studying these parenting tips for a 2-year-old boy will help you understand your son better and make sure you don’t miss any important milestones in his development. This age is extremely important in your child’s life, especially for their psychological growth. It’s essential to monitor the boy’s emotions and behavior carefully and take note of […]
Having a family outing helps you bond and improve family relationships. You can use this activity to resolve some issues or help one of the members get through a difficult time in their lives. Most importantly, family time provides you with an opportunity to have fun and relax with the people you love most in […]
Essential skills of responsible parents include financial awareness, patience, discipline, ability to communicate well, and stress management to name a few. A complete list will be much longer as the meaning of ‘skill’ is something that a person can do very well. And one has to be very good at a great number of things […]
Traveling with a newborn on a plane is a challenge because you have to keep the baby comfortable, ensure their safety, and minimize disturbance for other passengers. To keep your baby safe you must prepare for the trip thoroughly and stock up on extracted milk, hygienic essentials, and a first-aid kit. You will also need […]
Date night – just the two words together conjure up rom-com films or clips from TV shows, where the leading couple makes it a priority of getting their date night once every week! However, cut to real life and though the idea of taking part in a couple’s date night may initially seem a great […]