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Five Gadgets New Parents Can’t Live Without

The pre-parenthood days probably seem like a magical idyll once your baby arrives. You look back wistfully, remembering the Sunday morning lie-ins and nights of unbroken sleep, all the meals you ate out and the uncluttered home you enjoyed. Having a baby changes everything. Your life is no longer your own and a small person requires attention 24/7. Of course ... Read More »

How to Outfit Your Child for College on the Cheap

If you have a child who will graduate from high school this spring, it’s not too early to start thinking about gifts and how you will equip him for the future, especially if he’s planning to go away to college. If your child is going away, now is the perfect time to start preparing for the inevitable expenses associated with ... Read More »

Key Ways to Help Teenagers Deal with Grief

Everyone experiences the loss of someone they love during their life. Unfortunately, many of the people who suffer the grief of losing a loved one are children and teenagers. Losing a friend or relative can be particularly trying as a teenager, when life may already seem tumultuous and painful to deal with. Helping teenagers to cope with grief is essential ... Read More »

Pillow Talk: How to Find the Right Pillow

There is no worse way to wake up than with a sore head and a feeling of dissatisfaction. This, believe it or not, tends to be induced by sleeping on an insufficient pillow. Using the wrong kind of pillow can be just as detrimental to sleep as the mattress, the climate, or even insomnia. But what exactly is the wrong ... Read More »

Why We Need To Worry About Our Kids

As parents, we spend most of our lives worrying about our kids. There are times when they have driven us mad and we have to set them down for a time out, but we are still worrying about them rather than just feeling angry. We worry they will fall or stumble and be hurt. We worry they won’t cope well ... Read More »

Popular Book Series To Help Survive Night Feeds

[source] Welcoming a new baby into the family can be an exciting but nerve-wracking time. Do you have everything you need for your new arrival? Are you as planned and prepared as you can be? When your beautiful bundle of joy does finally come home, things certainly do change. Life is thrown into a state of blissful (but manic!) chaos, ... Read More »

The Top Five Things Every New Parent Needs in Their Home

Every new parent has their own share of concerns. They are embarking on a journey that they have never been on before. They want to make sure that they do everything right to create the best life for their new baby. Additionally, they need to worry about financial concerns, maintaining their careers and relationships, and planning for the future. All ... Read More »

How to Minimise Sickness in the Classroom

It’s an unfortunate reality that when one person in a classroom is sick with something contagious, the bug can quickly spread to others in the class. While the spread of germs and infection is not entirely avoidable, particularly amongst children, strategies and approaches can be employed to reduce the amount of sickness in any one classroom. A Clean, Hygienic Environment ... Read More »

Hosting The Perfect Baby Shower on a Budget

If you have been put in charge of hosting a baby shower then you have quite a big responsibility on your shoulders. In a mum to be’s life a baby shower is quite the social occasion, especially as they probably haven’t been able to socialise much during their pregnancy. So, it is important that you get things right. It can ... Read More »