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Sensible Storage Ideas For Kids’ Rooms

It is an unexpected truth of parenting that children really do need space, because they accumulate so much stuff. Nappies, blankets bottle feeding equipment right through to hand-me-down clothes from older siblings, to drawings,  art supplies, and old school materials, to gifts from adoring relatives – it can be hard to make it all fit! However, with a few tips ... Read More »

Gardening With Your Children

Teaching your kids to garden is not only a great way to introduce them to plants and fruit and vegetables, but it can encourage them to eat the healthy produce that they have a hand in growing while also allowing the two of you to spend some time together. Children love to mimic parents, and they can’t help but learn ... Read More »

How Indoor Play Places Keep Children Happy and Healthy

Healthy children are happy children, so keep your kids active and engaged even in the summer months. Heed the American Heart Association‘s suggestion that kids should get at least 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous activity each day. One of the many ways to get exercise is to set up an indoor playground.  Sometimes it’s just too hot to play ... Read More »

Why You Should Go to a Live Comedy Show

As the weekend approaches the debate about what to do in the evening begins: should you go watch movies, drink and party at a bar, or maybe do something different for a change?  A live comedy show may not be on most people’s radar, but it definitely should be. Why? Basically, it’s because people love laughing and it’s even scientifically proven ... Read More »

How to Balance Motherhood and a Career

Finding a successful balance between having a career and looking after children is often one of the most challenging juggling acts for a woman to face in her entire life. Whilst the emotional impact of leaving a child at home can often be heart wrenching to say the least, dealing with the constant pressures of a professional career can often ... Read More »

Reduce Traffic Noise in Your Home

Living in a home where traffic noise is a problem can interfere with every aspect of your life from an inability to get to sleep to simply being unable to watch TV without turning the volume up to ear-bleeding levels. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to deal with the roar of traffic in the home. Here’s a few ideas ... Read More »

Caring For A Child With Disabilities

Caring for a disabled child not only means looking after their best interests but your own, as well. It can feel as though you have to take on the world on your own, but there is help out there if you know where to look, and you shouldn’t be afraid to ask family and friends for assistance too. Everything from ... Read More »

Benefits of Eating a Gluten Free Diet

For some, grabbing a few anti-depressants or another cup of coffee to get over that mid-afternoon slump is just a natural part of life. However, if you are tired of this routine and want to find a way to improve your overall health and well-being, then you should consider going gluten free. According to research up to six percent of ... Read More »

6 Eco-Friendly Ways to Save Money in the Home

Going green is the movement that everyone wants to be a part of. Everybody wants to make sure they are doing as much as they possibly can to keep their planet safe and protect it for the future. Even though this cause seems completely selfless and good, there are some ulterior motives. Many people have realized that going green can ... Read More »