Monthly Archive: June 2017

Top Tips For Helping Your Kids Develop Healthy Habits

credit   One of the best things you can do as a parent is to encourage healthy behavior in your kids – in all different areas of their lives. And it’s important to remember that the habits you try to instill from an early age will be the ones they continue through adolescence and –...

Common Summer Illnesses All Moms Should Be Prepared For

Image source   There are certain things that your kid is more likely to catch in the winter months, but the summer is hardly a respite period when it comes to common ailments, shall we say. Some things are easier to treat than others, and each kid reacts differently, but that doesn’t change the fact...

How to Avoid Getting Sick on Holiday

  Holidays are to be enjoyed. The last thing you need on a holiday is to find that you’re sick and need to be on bedrest for a few days. It isn’t nice to feel sick and you don’t want to waste time inside that you could be spending outside exploring. When you travel to...

Add A Touch of Class To Your Kitchen

Image source   As kitchens are the busiest and most chaotic rooms in our homes, there’s no wonder they are one of the easiest rooms to look a little tired and uncared for, over time. A complete kitchen overhaul can understandably seem overwhelming and the time for a kitchen renovation has to be right in...

Getting A Good Sleep During These Hot Summer Nights

Image source   There is nothing better than waking up to the sun beaming through the gaps around your curtains to let you know it is going to be a glorious day. That’s what summer is all about. Sun, sun and more sun. However, on the flip side of the coin, there is nothing worse...

Top Tips For A Stress-Free Move To A New Family Home

Image:   Moving home is unquestionably one of the most exciting experiences in any person’s life. However, it does have the potential to be one of the most stressful too – especially when children are involved.      You’ve already saved hard to raise money for the purchase. You’ve located the location where you wish...

You Need to Avoid These Home Cooling Mistakes This Summer

Pixabay   When the sun looms over us in all in fiery glory, bathing us in its blazing heat, we sometimes wonder why we spent so much time looking forward to spring and summer. After all, it’s often a lot easier to get comfortable in a cold home than it is a hot one. Better...

Smoothing Over The Cracks And So Much More

  A large majority of people assume that when they live in their house, they won’t have to do any upkeep to the structure of it. That when a house is built, it is built to last forever. There’s a belief that there’s not much that has to be done in terms of upkeep; it’s...

Taking Your Home From Static To Automatic

  Automation in the home has long been a subject of science fiction. Of course, in business, these sorts of tools have been used for years. Electronic locks are used on doors to stop people from entering buildings or rooms without permission. And, in some cases, entire factories are being controlled by machines. Automation is...

New Home? Help Your Kids Stay Safe

Flickr   When you’ve moved to a new home, your kids are going to have to deal with a new neighborhood. With any luck, they’ll be able to go to the same school and hang out with the same friends, but things don’t always work out this way.   If you’re going to move to...

Household Jobs We Love To Hate

  It’s rare to find someone who enjoys gutting the kitchen once a year to get the big cleaning jobs done. When you’re the head of a busy family, running a house and going to work, it’s easy to put off the jobs that need doing in the kitchen. Sometimes, it’s just easier to turn...

Life-Changing Renovation Ideas That Put Function First

https://www.pexels.com/photo/white-ceramic-wall-tile-beside-red-concrete-bricks-220680/   Looking to renovate your home can be an exciting venture. But sometimes, you can feel as if you’re being a bit shallow by trying to make your home look good. So, you’ll be glad when you realize that not all home renovations are to improve the look. Many home improvements allow you to...