Big Kid Budgets: When and Why to Get Your Child Their First Savings Account

Do you remember when you first discovered what money is and what it can do? If you’re like most folks, you probably collected money from the tooth fairy and started saving dimes in a bank shaped like a pig. That’s fine, but there are more realistic … [Continue reading]

Give Your Life New Energy… Literally

The life of a modern parent can be tiring. In addition to keeping your kids entertained, you need to work, complete the household chores, and find time for shopping. Quite frankly, if you haven’t got high energy levels, it can feel more than a little … [Continue reading]

How to Lessen Your Family’s Carbon Footprint

So many of your everyday activities can contribute towards your carbon footprint, from the food you buy in your local supermarket to the route you take getting to work. If you have a family to take care of, this footprint can increase markedly as … [Continue reading]

When Mr. Sandman Goes High-Tech: Modern Methods for Getting a Better Night’s Sleep

Are you one of the millions of people who has trouble sleeping? Knowing that others are in the same sleepless boat won’t help a bit, but there are modern sleep technologies that might. Do you get enough sleep? A lack of deep, restful sleep not … [Continue reading]

10 Part Time Online Jobs For Stay at Home Parents

As technology progress, it gives us opportunities to work anywhere and anytime we want. This kind of opportunities are heaven sent from above especially for stay-at-home moms and dads. If you’re a parent and you want to have more time for your kids … [Continue reading]

For Your Health’s Sake: Signs You Need a Change

It’s not the end of the world to get stuck in a rut every now and again; it happens to everyone at one point in their live or another. However, that doesn’t mean you should settle for a less than stellar life, especially if you’re unhappy. While what … [Continue reading]

When Enough Caring Is Enough

Wikimedia Image   Have you been caring for an aging parent? Maybe they’ve moved into the family home, or you’re helping them in their home. Whatever the arrangement, it’s inevitable that the caring will take its toll. Admitting that you’re … [Continue reading]

Is It Worth Taking Your Kids On A Long-Haul Holiday?

Now is the time a lot of families are starting to think about holidays. After all, it’s a good idea to get somewhere booked before the prices start to hike up. But when you are thinking about destinations, you need to think very carefully if you are … [Continue reading]

Time For A Healthier Kitchen!

We are always trying to ensure our family stays nice and healthy. And one place in the home which is the hub of health is the kitchen. After all, it’s where we prepare food and drink. And the way we cook in the cooking quarters can affect our kid’s … [Continue reading]

911, What’s Your Emergency?

Source   No one can ever predict when they might be faced with a medical emergency that they need to act on. For instance, you may be involved in a road traffic accident, or you may have to act fast if someone who you are with suffers a … [Continue reading]