It’s not often that parents get time to themselves after having children. All of the fancy meals out, romantic mini-breaks and evenings spent socializing in bars seem a distant memory. We’ve found some great evening activities you can do with your friends or partner across America to make sure that you get some exciting, much needed time away from the kids.
New York City is one of America’s most exciting cities to visit; it’s … Keep Reading!!!
When a child is just back from vacation, the most common question is – “What was your favourite thing?” Uncovering the motivation behind this is fairly easy, because little excites a child more than doing something in which they had a great time. You’re much more likely to engage them when you query them thusly. Adults may not announce aspects of their vacation as their “favourite” (although some might – someone with child-like wonder and joy perhaps?).
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When the weather is bad, keeping the little ones entertained can be a nightmare. It’s not like you can hit the beach, go to the park or on a lovely nature walk, is it? Well, you can, but you’ll end up very wet and windswept. I don’t know about you but wet days used to be my worst nightmare. I say ‘used to’ because, after years of parenting, I’ve finally mastered the art of wet weather fun.
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These days, a girl’s sweet sixteen is more important than ever. You can probably remember how excited you were to pass into early adulthood, and how important it was that everything went your way. Well, now it’s your turn to deal with all that intensity. With a hugely visible celebrity culture, there’s even more pressure on you to give your teenager a night she’ll remember! Here’s some advice on planning her sweet sixteen.
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Being a parent isn’t all fun and games. There are times when your kids can cause a few problems here and there. Today, I’ve got three parenting problems I’m sure all of you can relate to:
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Anyone with more than one child will tell you that life can be difficult when dinnertime comes around. With every child you have comes an increase in the likelihood that they’ll have different tastes to their siblings. So, when … Keep Reading!!!
International nonprofit WaterAid has come out with a series of photos focussing on what moms around the world pack in their bags when preparing to give birth. The goal is to raise awareness of the lack of clean water, hygiene and sanitation in many areas. In some areas it is so bad that hospitals don’t even have safe water access.
Katy Shaw is 31.
In her bag she packs toiletries, snacks, diapers, hat, socks, mittens, … Keep Reading!!!
It’s no secret that family life is expensive. Ask any parent and they’ll tell you that at times, money can be a real struggle. The problem is that there’s a lot of things babies and children need, as well as lots of things that need paying out for. From food to days out and everything in between, family life doesn’t come cheap.
The good news, however, is that there are plenty of ways you can save money. A lot … Keep Reading!!!
To help ensure that the entire school year goes off without a hitch, you will want to do all that you can to prepare for all of it before the year begins. It might seem like a lot, but if you take it in small steps, it can save you from a lot of frustration throughout the rest of the year.
Consult The Student Handbook
It is very important to make sure that you are taking the time to thoroughly … Keep Reading!!!
Pantene won the Superbowl commercial contest, this year, with their “Dad-do” series. The concept was simple: Have NFL players style their daughters’ hair. It’s been the year of daddy-daughter hair bonding. Just a few months ago the Daddy Daughter Hair Factory, in Florida, made news for teaching single fathers how to style their daughters’ hair. The results of these commercials are hilarious, but also shows how sweet the daddy-daughter bond can be, even if dad doesn’t know what he’s … Keep Reading!!!
We live in an era where how you look is everything, especially in Hollywood. The pressure for a new mom to “bounce back” immediately after birth is ridiculous. Haylie Duff was not immune to feeling the pressure but came out this week to say that working on her body wasn’t near as important as breastfeeding her daughter.
Haylie gave birth to her daughter, Ryan Eva, 9-months-ago and says she still doesn’t feel like she “looks amazing”. But rather than allow … Keep Reading!!!
I know that often we non-parents tend to live in delusion. We might meet some children for a few minutes and think they are adorable all of the time! I will be the first to admit that we can be a little clueless sometimes, and I will apologize for all of the advice from a non-parent that you have ever gotten, because we seriously have no idea what we are talking about. I will say, though, that after an enlightening … Keep Reading!!!
Writer, director and producer Kevin Smith is best known for his movies Clerks and Dogma. Recently, his 16-year-old daughter, Harley, was almost kidnapped outside of a Starbucks while waiting for her Uber
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When I asked who they were there to pick up, making sure it was the right car, they wouldn’t answer me and said to get in the car. They didn’t have the uber app on their phone and were clearly just two disgusting dudes trying to kidnap