Don’t panic! We may be in the midst of a pandemic, but you can get some helpful tips on how to help yourself and your kids make it through in the best shape possible, below.  Staying safe  Helping our children with their emotional wellbeing is essential during this challenging time. However, it is also important to remember that physical safety matters too. Of course, this means educating our children on how to keep their distance during social interaction, and the correct way to wash their hands.  It also means providing the resources our children need to stay safe in the world, such as hand sanitizerRead More →

Family road trips can either go well, or they can go the way you expect them to go. That’s why preparation for all that time traveling in a car with children is key. Where your children are entertained, stress levels will be kept to a minimum. You’ll also have more time to focus on any potential issues on the road ahead – because sometimes, unfortunately, other drivers can cause accidents (speak with a Euless car accident lawyer if you’ve been affected).  Family Road Trip – Ways to Stay Sane This is a collaborative post. This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchaseRead More →

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I love Halloween! For as long as I can remember Halloween has been my favorite holiday. I mean, I love Christmas too but there’s something about being able to dress up and become whatever you want for one day that’s extra fun. Coming up with a costume and then going out trick or treating was pretty much the highlight of my year growing up. Plus candy, when your a kid the allure of candy is hard to resist! Of course this year things are a little bit different and while our community hasn’t outright banned Trick or Treating yet, I just don’t see how IRead More →

Knowing whether you’re ready to be a parent is difficult. Many people say that you never feel fully “ready”. And, if you put it off for too long, you could have trouble conceiving. In some ways, there is no “perfect” time to become a parent.  However, having a child isn’t a decision to be taken lightly. While people are often able to make it work, you want to raise your child in the best possible circumstances. Here are some of the factors to consider before deciding to have a child. This is a guest post. I was provided this content for posting. Emotional maturity HavingRead More →

Confidence is something you build over time, and what better time to start building your child’s confidence than when they are young? As kids get older, it becomes more and more important for them to trust in themselves and their capabilities, while also being able to deal with failure and disappointment in a healthy manner. This is true evidence of confidence. So if you’re looking for creative ways to boost your child’s confidence, look no further, because here are 5 helpful tips on how to raise confident kids.  How To Raise Confident Kids This is a collaborative post. This post may contain affiliate links. IfRead More →

With the kids home from school for the foreseeable future and the pressure on to keep them busy, I’ve been on the lookout for fun activities that we can do together. Watching the birds in the backyard has always been enjoyable in the mornings so when I saw this DIY bird feeder kit on amazon I knew it would be the perfect little project for me and kids. Next up perhaps we’ll try a birdhouse! The kit we picked came with everything you need to build the feeder (minus the hammer and any paints) and was relatively simple in its design. While the kids haveRead More →

The number of students who have decided to take the leap and head abroad to study is increasing every year, reaching a staggering 4.5 million! This means that if your children haven’t already considered studying in another country, there is a good chance that they will someday. The benefits of this choice are endless and proven. However, preparing for such an event both financially and emotionally is essential for the whole family. Get a head start by reading below! 3 Tips To Prepare For Your Children Studying Abroad This is a collaborative post. This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase afterRead More →

Easter is quickly approaching and I think we can all use a bit of hoppy fun this year! While you might not be able to take the kids to any local egg hunts there are plenty of fun crafts, treats, and projects that you can do at home! Whenever possible I highly suggest ordering the supplies for these online and if you do need to make a trip to the store, please make sure that you follow all the recommended CDC guidelines to help keep you, your family and those around you safe! Easter Round-up, Some Idea’s to Keep You Hopping This post may containRead More →