Room Design Ideas: Giving Your Family Room Its Cozy Character  

Some families who are fortunate enough to have both a living room and a family room keep the living room for guests. There may even be some families who cover their chairs and sofas with plastic and forbid the room to be visited by young children and pets. But the family room is different. It’s cozy, it’s comfortable, it can stand to be messy, it’s the place where everyone in the family and some close friends who don’t need to be impressed hang … [Read more...]

How to Shop for Security Services

You need professional security to feel safe in your home. Especially when you have little ones to protect, knowing that security professionals are at your beck and call is a major source of relief.   Unfortunately, not all security firms are created equal. In fact, it isn’t difficult to find horror stories of professional security failing to respond to a legitimate threat or overreacting to homeowners entering their own properties. You … [Read more...]

Proper Hygiene: Tips and Benefits for Kids 

From the very beginning, you want your children to develop the habits of proper hygiene. When they are infants, you will handle this task, making sure they are bathed regularly. As teeth come in, you will do the brushing to help establish this as a normal practice. As kids get older, they become responsible for taking care of their own bodies, especially as they go off to school where you cannot monitor their every move.  Consequences of … [Read more...]

Tips for a Great Florida Vacation 

Florida is a popular vacation destination for many reasons. If you’re looking to plan a Florida vacation, you need to make sure you’re covering all your bases. After all, there is so much to do and so many places to see, so you want to ensure you’re taking the vacation that matters most to you. If you are interested in taking a trip to the Sunshine State, here are some tips for a Florida vacation you need to consider.  Consider where you … [Read more...]

Should I divorce my cheating husband? 

We often believe in romantic stories and tales. Perhaps every girl wants to have a happy ending like the Disney princesses. And many of these dreams we carry with us into adulthood, relying on the perfect marriage. Nevertheless, fairy tales remain fairy tales, but reality can be very cruel. And once you find out that your husband is cheating on you. This news stuns like thunder from the sky. Many questions arise in the head and the main one is: … [Read more...]

Monday Morning Link Up | Giveaway Linky

Monday Morning Link Up | Giveaway Linky Welcome to Monday Morning Link Up! This is a great way to spread the word about your giveaways and find a few to enter as well! The rules are simple: 1) Giveaways must be family friendly 2) Check out a few giveaways for yourself! (there is no obligation to enter any) You are invited to the Inlinkz link party! Click here to enter … [Read more...]

5 Gifts From the Family Dads Will Cherish

Buying dads gifts are sometimes no easy feat. They seem much more complex than moms sometimes. Or maybe that’s just because I never could understand my dad fully, although it doesn’t mean I love him any less. If you’re in the same boat as me, here are some foolproof tips in buying gifts for dad. A Fishing or Hunting (or any type of) Trip Fishing, hiking, camping, all somehow seem to be unanimous with cold, wet and uncomfortable to me … [Read more...]

8 Reasons to Go on an RV Trip With Your Family 

If you’re thinking about planning your next family vacation, you might want to consider taking a trip with your family in an RV. An RV trip with your family can offer tons of outdoor fun, as well as a way to save money because you won’t have to pay for a hotel or meals out.   Even if you don’t own your own RV, that’s okay. You can rent an RV. Or, if you don’t want to hassle with towing and setting up, there are even some campgrounds that … [Read more...]

How to Plan a Family Vacation as the Kids Grow Older

When your kids grow older, going to the same kind of vacations when they were small babies won’t cut it. Older kids want to have as much fun as you are having. Unlike in the past when they couldn’t communicate whether they were having a good time or not, this time they will let you know if the vacation sucks. So, how do you put together a vacation that thrills both the adults and the kids who now have a good sense of what constitutes ‘fun’? … [Read more...]

Should You Monitor Your Teen’s Internet Use?

When the answer is "It's nothing mom," every time you ask your child what's on his or her phone, you may start feeling anxious as your parent radar glows red. Fears of cyber bullying, chat rooms and inappropriate YouTube videos race through your mind. These are not trifling concerns. Children and teens don't need to be sitting at a Chromebook to be constantly accessing media online. More than 75 percent of teens have smartphones, and a … [Read more...]