When you watch the horrible pictures of families fleeing their homes in other countries, it can be incredibly shocking and upsetting. It also makes us all feel lucky that we live in this country, not one that is being torn apart by war, fighting and terrible disasters.
But it got me thinking because we are all so lucky, how would we deal with the aftermath of a catastrophe at home? These type of events – flooding, earthquakes, fires – … Keep Reading!!!
When you have only just started to learn how to cook, navigating your way around a kitchen can be a bit of a minefield. There is so much to learn – and unfortunately, there is no easy way around it. Unless you were brought up around cooking and have done it yourself from a young age, you will simply have to start at the beginning and get lots of practice in. The good thing is that you are never too … Keep Reading!!!
The most helpless feeling that parents can experience is watching their child suffer. You want to protect your baby from illness, but that’s not always possible. That’s especially true if your kid suffers from chronic allergies. Here are four ways to soothe children’s allergies.
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We all tend to get into a routine when it comes to food and drink. For example, we end up having the same thing for breakfast or lunch every single day. Or we might always go for a particular drink as we know it’s healthy for our body. But you might be surprised to know a lot of people are making errors when it comes to their food and drink. They are consuming things which they think are healthy, but … Keep Reading!!!
As a parent and business woman, you probably strive to do anything you can to see your business and family succeed. You work irregular hours and have a hectic schedule, so it’s likely furthering your education through classes and seminars isn’t something you have in the forefront of your mind.
While taking classes or signing up for a seminar may seem daunting, the benefits extend beyond personal growth. If you don’t step out of your comfort zone, you … Keep Reading!!!
Whether you’re excited or not, moving house is always going to be a stressful thing. You’re not packing a few things for a two-week holiday; you’re packing your entire life into boxes, and that’s a peculiar thought. Of course, no matter how reserved or excitable you may feel by now, I think you know you’ll feel much better once you’re actually in your new home. It’s just the fear of getting everything together in order to move … Keep Reading!!!
Now Christmas is behind us and the holidays are over, it’s back to making packed lunches, busy day jobs and the school run. If you feel frazzled just thinking about it, resolve to make this year different. With a little bit of forward planning and a little creativity, you can get organized, reduce stress, and have some free time for yourself.
Weekly planning sessions are invaluable. Spend half an hour or … Keep Reading!!!
A lot of parents get really into designing a nursery for their incoming newborns. This is good, because the way the nursery is designed and built will have a bigger effect on the first few years than you may think! Here are some essential tips for you.
Make sure you have the cash
While it doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg, many parents find themselves surprised at how much nurseries eventually end up … Keep Reading!!!
When I was contacted by Novosbed to do a review of their new mattress, I was immediately skeptical. I did some research online and found forums saying there were some “eerily similar” reviews floating around like they had been scripted. I couldn’t find any proof of this but I wanted to see for myself. So when I responded to the email, the first thing I said to my contact was, “You can send me the mattress and I’ll do a … Keep Reading!!!
All parents want their children to grow up polite and cordial. Unfortunately, most won’t grow up this way without any influence from their parents. If you simply left your kids to develop manners and politeness on their own, they would never say please or thank you! Teaching your children manners takes a lot of effort, and isn’t something you can achieve overnight. But, thankfully, there are a few different things that you can do to make it easier for your … Keep Reading!!!
As a Mom, you’re almost automatically always busy. It must have come with the job when you first sign up, but it’s like you never really read the small print. Whether you’re feeding, changing, dressing or entertaining your children, or cleaning the home, doing the laundry or trying to hold down a successful career, you’re always ‘on’. And when you’re always ‘on’ you have no margins for error.
When you’re a busy Mom, you need all of … Keep Reading!!!
Trying to break an addiction is stressful enough on its own. Adding pregnancy on top of the situation can make it harder even if you’re more motivated than ever to quit.
If you’re already pregnant quitting as soon as possible is vital to the health of your baby. Seeking professional help in a supportive environment can increase your chance of beating the addiction. If you aren’t pregnant yet, here are three very good reasons why you should seek help at … Keep Reading!!!