Keeping all of your family members fit and healthy should be your main concern. Every parent wants each person in their family to live fulfilling lives, free from illness, but they also want to avoid the high costs associated with ill-health and expensive medical bills. Below are some of the simplest, yet most effective ways to ensure that you lower the cost of keeping your family members fit and healthy.
You are what you eat. If … Keep Reading!!!
It’s been long said that playing music to your unborn children can help brain development and increase intelligence. Whether this is true or just an old wive’s tale is still debated but it doesn’t stop mothers everywhere from putting headphones on their bellies and cranking up the tunes.
A new product from the Spanish gynecology clinic Institut Marquèshas been developed to help you avoid awkwardly putting headphones around your bump. Enter the Babypod, a speaker that you can insert … Keep Reading!!!
Let’s face it — kids dislike homework. They would probably procrastinate indefinitely if a parent didn’t intervene.The only problem is that our intervening can quickly develop into nagging and even yelling, both of which seldom have the desired outcome.
Parents want their children to learn and develop the necessary study skills for success, but so often our well-intended efforts end in mutual frustration and arguing. If homework time is making your child cranky — and turning you into a homework … Keep Reading!!!
The New Year brings with it a host of resolutions. In addition to eating better and exercising, your home could use a bit of freshening. Packing up your holiday decorations and storing them appropriately can pave the way for you to sift through the rest of your home’s clutter and store it properly.
Involve the Family
If you’re looking to organize your home and get rid of items that are no longer in use, you want to enlist the help … Keep Reading!!!
As a property owner, I hate the idea that household pests can get into my house and ruin the home I have created. But, the nightmare is a reality for a lot of people, including some of my friends and people I know. The last thing we want is an army of bugs marching into our home and tearing it apart piece by piece. Although it hasn’t happened yet, it could.
To limit the damage if it does ever … Keep Reading!!!
State Rep. Amanda Bouldin (D) took to Facebook to express her opposition to a proposed bill in New Hampshire that would make it a misdemeanor for a woman to expose her nipples. Bouldin strongly recommends the bill be completely scrapped, or at the very least an exemption for breastfeeding mothers be added.
The very least you could do is protect a mother’s right to FEED her child.
While Bouldin later corrected herself and admitted the bill does contain an exemption … Keep Reading!!!
It’s always great to celebrities being honest about the joys and struggles of breastfeeding their children. Naya Rivera, seen above sporting a beautiful bump at her baby shower, and her husband Ryan Dorsey welcomed their first child, Josey Hollis, into the world in September, Naya opened up to People about how breastfeeding is going.
Right off the top she talks about the lack of information new mothers receive in regards to breastfeeding.
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Earlier this year, a video emerged of Kimberly Turbin’s labor and delivery. This video (which can be seen here, on our previous post about this story) shows Kimberly fighting, during the most intense part of delivery, to keep the doctor from cutting her. While she should be focusing on herself and what she needs to do to meet her new child she is, instead, heard begging the doctor to let her try to deliver on her own, wanting to … Keep Reading!!!
Your bathroom is an area of the home that is often planned for function rather than relaxation. Investing in improvements to improve and renew your bathroom might make this room one of your favorites in your home. Also, real estate agents and interior decorators will be the first to tell you a renovation project to improve and modernize your bathroom will result in an increase in the value of your home.
While the bathroom might … Keep Reading!!!
Miranda and Donny, both Air Force members stationed in Hawaii, went home to visit Donny’s family for the holidays and brought quite a surprise with them. In October 2015 they started the adoption process and decided to keep it secret from family because of how up and down the process can be. Melissa Faith, a.k.a Lily joined their family recently and they decided they could not just share this kind of news by phone, it had to be in person. … Keep Reading!!!
Blank floor space is not something that we often consider when decorating our homes, but unique and creative rugs can often transform a space. Creating your own rug to match your particular space is not only an activity that is quite easy to tailor to any level of difficulty, but can allow quite outstanding designs with little prior crafting knowledge. This is also a great activity to do with the family on a low budget. These 4 ideas are just … Keep Reading!!!
Ask anyone, on their wedding day, if they will last forever and they will all give you the same answer, “Of course!”. The optimism of life is at its peak. That’s what a new Seattle based company is banking on.
Swanluv plans to give out up to $10,000, per couple, for couples to use for their weddings. Free and clear…kind of.
The catch: if you get divorced you’ll need to pay every penny of it, plus interest.
When you … Keep Reading!!!