One of our mommy readers wrote asking about activities for a 15 month old tot. , At first, glance you think ‘Well that should be easy.’ Take a second look. These fun little cherubs aren’t quite old enough for a lot of the things you might be thinking. Sure they can stand on their own 2 feet, but dance classes or gymnastics are out of the question for a couple more years. So … [Read more...]
Family life is about more than the day-to-day needs of feeding and caring for your children. It's about getting out there and having fun together as a family.; shopping for great gifts on a budget, staying organized without spending all your free time cleaning. It's also about dealing with the more difficult issues of parenting, including bullying and cyberbullying. Our goal is to provide you with all the tools you need to lead a balanced fun, and healthy family life.
When a species of animal gains notoriety for being a pest and bully to their owners, it makes one start to question why anyone would want to own one at all. The internet has exposed cats for what they really are: sneaky and scheming. However, this isn't always the case. There are plenty of friendly cat breeds available that don't get the recognition they deserve. … [Read more...]
Learning how to talk to your child about the death of a family member is one of the hardest lessons you'll ever have to learn as parents. It would be a brutal conversation, especially if your child was close to your lost loved one. Don't think it's any easier if he never met great aunt Sally, even the death of a somewhat distant relative raises a lot of questions from children. … [Read more...]
Yesterday I shared this following post on my Facebook page, a horrifying post that sent chills to my back: a 14-year-old was killed by a 19-year-old he knew from a video game! HORRIFYING. My teen is 14. He plays video games. See the similarities! But then I said: He does not play with strangers. It should be good. Right? You know when you want to convince yourself by being in … [Read more...]
When your toddler asks, “Where do babies come from?” what do you say? Kids never cease to amaze me with their questions! Luckily I had 2 c-sections so my answer to this question is easy (albeit probably gory). We had one of our mommy readers write us with this very question. Her toddler thinks babies come from her belly, and she is not entirely wrong! She also thinks they … [Read more...]