Category: General

15 Things Parents Should Do to Set Good Examples at Home

Setting a good example for your kids is one of the most important efforts you can make as a parent. While providing optimal nutrition, shelter, and education are obviously top priorities as well, children learn primarily by watching and emulating the actions of others. Thus, leading by example is the …

How to Effortlessly Plan Family Reunions?

Anyone who has ever attended a wedding is used to receiving two notices in the mail. There’s the save-the-date and later the invitation. Weddings are a big deal and bring people in from all over the world. Your family might be local but your partner’s family could be 1000 miles …

How Can Downsizing the Home Add to Your Family Savings?

Buying a family home is expensive, with the average mortgage costs running to $1,030 a month. Moreover, owning a home also means maintenance and repair expenses, with the average American spending 1% to 4% of their home value in a year. The bigger your home, the higher the costs of its upkeep, …

Tips for Parents – How to Focus on Health After an Accident

When we are the victim of an accident which leaves us with physical and/or psychological trauma, it can be difficult to know what to do next. When we are parents, our first instinct is to put our kids and families first, but in the long run, this is rarely the …

How to Make Your Home Ready for a Big Family Gathering?

Summer is the perfect time for a big family party. Moreover, fall is just around the corner which means Thanksgiving is approaching a lot faster than you might think. There are plenty of times in between where you might decide to have a big family gathering. Whether it is for …

Tips For Choosing Your Next Family Car

Americans spend around 6% of their waking hours in a car, spending around one hour every day behind the wheel. Whether it’s taking the family on a road trip, taking the kids to school, regular trips to the grocery store or just getting us to work, our cars are an essential …

Summer Travel In An RV With Kids: The Essentials To Pack 

With summer in full swing, many families are planning or kicking off on their long-awaited summer vacation plans. For those looking to head off on a fun-filled family road-trip and enjoy quality time with their family members, opting for an RV is not only a very American choice but helps you …

What to Consider for a Wedding With Kids?

A wedding ceremony where either the bride or the groom has children from an older marriage will likely need to include them in the ceremony. Additionally, nieces, nephews, and grandchildren may have a part to play at the wedding. Even if you’re a young couple with no children as yet, …

Tips for Traveling With a Dog

Your dog is truly a part of your family. You love bringing them with you whenever you can, especially while traveling with kids on family vacations and trips. Yet, traveling with a dog can be stressful. Your dog might not deal well with travel, being in a new place, or …

5 Great Cars for First-time Parents

Nothing will change your life more than the first glance at a positive pregnancy test. In that instant, your life changes forever. You start looking at the world differently. And you desperately start preparing for something that you have no idea about. Even if you’ve spent a lifetime around kids, having your …