Keeping Your Child’s Skin as Healthy as Possible

Keeping Your Child’s Skin as Healthy as Possible Your child’s skin is very delicate and as such can experience a variety of issues, from moles and dry skin to diaper rash and sunburn. While you have the joy of nuzzling those tiny fingers and soft cheeks, you also have the responsibility of keeping the child’s sensitive skin free from allergies, irritation and harmful chemicals in the environment. You need to spot and address the … [Read more...]

Investing In Home Entertainment for Each Member of the Family

Investing In Home Entertainment for Each Member of the Family Here’s the kicker: family life just isn’t what it used to be. Parents clock in long hours. Kids trickle in each afternoon from school, sports practice or private lessons. Each member of the family has different entertainment needs. Whether you’re just interested in home entertainment ideas catering to each family member, or just want to invest in something new, here are some … [Read more...]

6 Ways to Stay Safe While Surfing the Web

6 Ways to Stay Safe While Surfing the Web In today’s world, it seems we are always connected. Whether through social media or blog posts and personal websites, our entire lives can be plastered on the Internet. However, even though using the Internet can be a great tool for parents, families, and kids to stay connected, it can also be dangerous. If you’re worried about how safe you are online, take a look at six ways to stay safe while surfing … [Read more...]

How to Budget for a Complete Room Makeover

How to Budget for a Complete Room Makeover A boring or mundane looking room can make your entire home look blah. If you’re tired of looking at the same decor in your, spice it up with a new room makeover. From brand-new furniture in your living area to decorative rugs and bedding in your master suite, adding extra touches of flair can leave your home feeling refreshed. However, finding it in your budget to give your living space the oomph it … [Read more...]

Four Awesome Fun Water Activities for You and the Kids Next Summer

Four Awesome Fun Water Activities for You and the Kids Next Summer What are you thinking of doing this summer? Winter is at its peak right now, but you can't help but think about the summer and all the fun you're going to have with your family. There are people all over the world who seek the nice and warm sun of the summer radiating off their bodies while they soak it up. It's the perfect time to visit the beach, wouldn't you say? But, your … [Read more...]

5 Great Winter Decorating Ideas

5 Great Winter Decorating Ideas Winter is one of the prime times for updating your decor, and especially in those cold and dreary months, a change of (indoor) scenery can help lift everyone's spirits! And contrary to common thought, winter decorating doesn't need to hit your wallet hard: there are plenty of great winter decorating ideas which only use materials you're likely to have on-hand. Besides, getting the house ready for the holidays is … [Read more...]

Give Your Kitchen a Facelift: Stain Your Kitchen Cabinets

Give Your Kitchen a Facelift: Stain Your Kitchen Cabinets Your kitchen cabinets may be in good shape, but they still could do with a facelift. In such situation, you can consider transforming them with stain. All you need is some basic tools, a little energy, and some patience. Here is a step-by-step procedure for staining your kitchen cabinets. Image Courtesy of www.freeimages.com   Remove the Doors and Hardware Staining doors … [Read more...]

Accidents Happen! What to Do When You and Your Family are Involved in an Accident

Accidents Happen! What to Do When You and Your Family are Involved in an Accident In San Diego, this past September, a family of four was leaving a restaurant and tragically hit by an allegedly intoxicated driver. The driver was driving the wrong way without her lights on, and when she hit the family she killed the mother and herself. The three surviving family members survived, but with major injuries. This accident is a tragic reminder that … [Read more...]

In Defense of Family Meals

In Defense of Family Meals The idea of a family meal is becoming a cultural anomaly. But, despite the increasing pace of life, don't consider family meals anachronistic. Besides helping a family bond, shared meals can create healthy eating habits. Children who eat family meals are more likely to: * * appreciate whole grains, fruits and vegetables * * crave less junk foods. * * indulge in mood-altering substances like marijuana, … [Read more...]

5 Genius and Simple DIY Decor Tips for your Home

5 Genius and Simple Décor Tips for your Home If you want to remake your home, but you don’t have tons of money - do not worry! There are some pretty amazing and super simple décor ideas you can use for your home by yourself! Today I am going to share my personal five favorite ones you can easily do and use to make your home a little bit more unique. So, without any further ado – here they are! Enjoy! Create map wallpaper If your family is … [Read more...]