Category: Family

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Need to Hire a Sitter? Make Sure Your Children Are Safe

    Parents have to go somewhere without their youngsters at some point, right? The hope is always that we can get a family member, or at least a close family friend, to keep an eye on our kids when we need to head somewhere by ourselves for a while. But there will be times...

How Long Does It Take to Find Out If You are Pregnant

*This is a guest post by Susy Richards who is a pregnancy researcher, freelance writer and mommy blogger. How Long Does It Take to Find Out If You are Pregnant?   So, it has been a few weeks since you last engaged in intercourse, and although you have yet to miss your period, you are...

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Solve Sleeping Stress By Getting Bedtime Right For Your Kids

    Family life can be hard at the best of times. If your kids are tired, things will be worse. Tired children can wreak havoc, and leave you feeling exhausted too. Make life easier by ensuring your kids get the best sleep possible. Not only will this help them feel happy, but it’s also...

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Don’t Let Burglary Steal Your Life. How To Move Forward From A Break-In

    Every homeowner fears a break-in. There’s nothing worse than the idea of someone entering your personal space. That’s especially true if you’ve got children. It’s not so much the loss of personal belongings as the fear of having an intruder in your home. Hopefully, you’ll never have to cope with the after effects...

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The Deep End: Pool Safety For Families

  When you move to a home with a pool for the first time, it can be stressful knowing how to protect your children from the dangers. Pools can be a major risk for children that are too young to swim. Or, those that simply haven’t learned yet. So, it’s worth being careful and protecting...

Get Your Home In Order In Four Easy Easy Ways

    What is it about January that makes you want to get your home in order? Perhaps it’s the chance of a clean slate and a fresh start that gives it such appeal. Whatever the reason I guarantee that I am not the only one who seems to be motivated to get my home...

Don’t Let Your Home Fall Victim to These Winter Hazards

    For some, Christmas is the first thing thought of when thinking about winter. For others – perhaps, the less cheerful but more pragmatic among us – winter is a time to worry about warmth and safety!   This is actually a bad way to look at winter. After all, your home could fall...

Struggling To Get Out Of Bed? Pimp Your Morning And Make It Easier

    If you’re not a morning person, trying to get out of bed in the morning can feel like a real struggle. Whether you work evenings, love your sleep or are a busy Mom with a lot to get done, finding it hard to get up each morning can feel like the worst thing...

Create A Beautiful Nursery Without Breaking The Bank

  It doesn’t have to cost a small fortune to create a beautiful and functioning nursery for your baby – all it takes is some careful planning, a bit of research, and a little bit of creativity. If you’re feeling the pressure and you’re not sure where to start, have a look at these handy...

Get Your Kids Ready For College: It’s As Easy As A-B-C

  It seems like only yesterday that we were singing lullabies to our kids, but now they’re almost all grown up and ready to start their freshman year at college. How times flies? Show My Homework Blog   But college is a big change from the life they have been used to. Every moment up...

Beautiful Baskets: Hampers You Can Send All Year Round

  Everyone loves receiving hampers especially those wrapped in glittery paper, personally delivered and with a thoughtful card. However, lots of us seem to believe that hampers should only really be sent at Christmas when in fact there’s hampers for just about everything. Whatever you choose to get and whomever it’s intended for thanks to...