How You Can Help Care for the Vulnerable

There isn’t a single definition of the term ‘vulnerable people’. In life: everybody, no matter their circumstances, is going to be vulnerable at some point. But some that are more vulnerable than others, and over a far longer extended period of time … [Continue reading]

Vacation Peace Of Mind: Keeping Your Home Secure

(Image Source)   When we go on vacation, we want to switch off fully from the stresses and strains of everyday life and enjoy our time away. We don’t want to be fretting about how secure our home is. Planning ahead and putting a few simple … [Continue reading]

How to Keep Your Kids Safe When Swimming

When I was little, I remember feeling a wave of excitement come over me whenever I was within striking distance of a swimming pool.  I’d shriek in delight at the smell of chlorinated water.  And now that I have kids, I see that they share the same … [Continue reading]

Dental Issues To Look Out For When You Get Older

As we age, we come across an increasing number of ailments to look out for, and this includes our teeth, as well as the rest of our body. The Huffington Post has an interesting article about the most common ailments for people over 50 that is worth … [Continue reading]

Money Mindfulness: Frugal Ways to Live a Richer Life

It’s extremely common for us to spend more money than we can realistically afford, for a variety of different reasons. However, an estimated three-quarters of Canadians are in debt and, if continuous spending habits continue, getting out of debt can … [Continue reading]

Living Luxe: High End Home Upgrades

We might not all be able to live in luxury mansions, but we can all work with the home we have and make it as beautiful as possible. Whether your home is large or small, a few high-end features can really transform the space and give it a stunning … [Continue reading]

A Mom’s Guide To The Logistics Of Moving House With Children

Image Credit   Moving home can be stressful at the best of times, but when you throw kids into the mix, it becomes a whole lot trickier. From managing their confusion and upset to ensuring Teddy isn’t accidentally stowed at the bottom of a … [Continue reading]

Faster Treatment Options During a Medical Emergency

There are a variety of levels of medical emergencies, but all are urgent if someone you love is hurting or ill. It is aggravating knowing that there will be a long wait if you show up at the emergency room of the local hospital. This adds stress to … [Continue reading]

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]