Four Ways to Make Your Home Greener

Taking steps to make your home more sustainable offers several great benefits. This includes reducing your carbon footprint, creating a healthier living environment for your family, and saving you money on energy costs. Minor upgrades can have a dramatic impact and there are plenty of affordable tactics to make your living space more eco-friendly.  Here are four ways to make your home greener:   Install a Smart … [Read more...]

Budgeting Tips to Consider in Your Twenties

Your twenties are one of the most exciting periods of your life. You’re just getting started in the world of adulthood, exploring your career and planning what your future might look like. You might not have moved out of the family home yet, or you might be planning to find cash for your first rental. Unfortunately, while it’s tempting to live life on a day-to-day basis, you’ll quickly find that planning is crucial if you want to achieve your … [Read more...]

3 Simple Tips On Finding the Perfect Work-Life Balance as a Working Mom 

70% of mothers with children under the age of 18 work a job, with over 75% working full time. However, nobody said that being a working parent was easy - especially if you’re running your own business. From spending time with your children to simply watching them grow, work can tend to get in the way - making the perfect work-life balance seem nearly impossible. Luckily, there are some things you can do as a working mom to find that balance and … [Read more...]

3 Things to Understand About Medicare If You Have Permanent Disability, ALS, or ESRD

Healthcare coverage — and especially a lack thereof — can be one of the most stressful challenges to navigate. And these fears and anxieties become exponentially more difficult for anyone suffering from a chronic or debilitating condition.  Living with such hardship will never been easy. But there are insurance programs available to help people manage this profound burden. Medicare, though known as a plan for senior citizens in retirement, … [Read more...]

Coping When You Are Involved In A Car Accident

We can all find ourselves involved in an accident that wasn’t our fault, and one of the main areas this can happen is when we are driving out and about. You can only control your driving behavior and not that of others. However, whilst you can’t just live your life looking out for potential incidents that could turn into an accident, it's always worth being that little extra cautious on the road. But there is no denying that you cannot control … [Read more...]

Tips for the Perfect Athleisure Look

The athleisure trend allows moms to transition from the playground to a night out without fussing over what they're going to wear. Athleisure pieces breathable fabrics and versatile styles combine to create multi-purpose pieces that look great and fit even better. Here are some tips for those looking to try the athleisure style for themselves.  #1 Go Beyond Traditional Gym Clothes  The word "athleisure" shouldn't call to mind sweat pants and … [Read more...]

Encouraging The Pursuit Of Higher Education: Tips For Caring Parents 

We all know that motivating your kids may be on your list of most difficult things to do, especially if they are reaching the end of their high-school careers. Unfortunately, some children are significantly harder to motivate than others and when it comes to stressing the importance of pursuing higher education, you may often need to test alternative methods of encouragement rather than sticking to the most obvious methods out there. If you find … [Read more...]

Ways Athleisure is the Perfect Mommy Style

Ways Athleisure is the Perfect Mommy Style 1. Spend Less Time Shopping and Dressing  Image via Flickr by zerethv Maybe you love to shop, but even still, the simplification that comes along with athleisure is appreciated by everyone. Clothes shopping will no longer be a chore because you won't have to continuously search for the latest fashion trends to replace your outdated clothing from last season. Athleisure brings together the concepts … [Read more...]

How to Make the Transition to Homeschool Easier (And Fun) for  Kids 

In the past two weeks, millions of children (and families) have had to adjust from going to school every day to learning from home as government officials try to slow the spread of the coronavirus. While typically, being home from school would be a fun much-needed break for the kids, this time the change is kind of scary. With all the changes they’ve had to make, transitioning to a home school environment can prove difficult for some … [Read more...]

Understanding White Noise & How It Supports Healthy Sleep  

If you or your children have ever had trouble falling asleep or found sleep easier with some slight background noise, you’re likely one of the many that prefers white and/or pink noise. In technical terms, white noise is a consistent noise that plays evenly across every hearable frequency. Hearing noise might seem counterintuitive to your ability to fall asleep, but frequency is key. Uneven noises, like the sound of traffic or noises coming from … [Read more...]