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  With an 8-month-old at home, we go through diapers like nobody’s business. I have tested out pretty much every brand, both brand name and generic. When I see diaper and baby food coupons, I am all over that. Moms know how quickly those costs add up. Luvs is offering a $1 off coupon off […]

From Baby to Booster and Beyond: What Car Safety Seats to Use as Your Child Grows Up

If you’re like most Canadian parents, you already understand that your child is required by law to be safely and properly restrained each and every time they travel by automobile. In fact, parents need a proper infant car seat before they can take their newborn home from a hospital or birthing centre. Because we care […]

Tips and Ideas For Making a Fun and Safe Garden That The Whole Family Will Love

If you are lucky to have a backyard for your family to play in, then you might be looking for ways for it to be more family friendly. Having a garden that is safe and appropriate for kids is important for their growth and development. What it doesn’t mean is having a bald lawn and […]

Divorce & Children: Making it Work

Divorce can be incredibly tough for everyone involved. But, for children, it’s an exceptionally difficult time. They will suffer confusion, might feel it’s their fault, and will often find show symptoms of stress.   I’ve covered divorce before on my blog, but today, I wanted to shine a light on how it feels for the […]

This Is How You Set Boundaries With Your Neighbor’s Kids

We can’t choose our neighbors, so moving house can sometimes throw up the problem of bad neighbors. Normally, if you keep yourselves to yourselves, you will find that you won’t rub one another up the wrong way. However, that can all change if the family next door has some super annoying kids. Kids find it […]

Giving Your Kids The Best Start in Life

Bringing up a child is one of the most difficult responsibilities you are likely to experience in your life. With no formal training you are well and truly thrown in at the deep end. You suddenly have a new tiny human which you are responsible for caring for, and ensuring they grow up to be […]

Sage Advice For Moms Considering Adoption

If you’re unable to take care of your child anymore, for personal or legal reasons, putting your child up for adoption is a great act of love. Here are some tips for moms thinking about the process.   Know Your Rights   Under US law, you have many rights as a parent. You have the […]

Things You Wish You’d Known Before You Got Divorced

Nobody goes into a divorce thinking that it is going to be an easy process. But because it’s not something that we’ve usually practised, we’re prone to mistakes. There are a host of frequently made mistakes. And they’re often made during the heat of proceedings, which is the worst possible time. Hindsight is 20/20 of […]

My Advice On Keeping The Little Ones Safe At Home

Flickr Picture   Parents always worry about the safety of their little ones. I know this, I’ve spoken to enough of them and for some it approaches paranoia. But it’s not completely unfounded. Unfortunately there’s a lot that can endanger your children both in and out of the home. If you’re worried about the safety […]

Plan A Surprise Trip For Your Family In 3 Easy Steps

Family vacations and weekends away are a fantastic way of experiencing new things together. IF you’re in charge on the family trips, then the pressure is on your to make it perfect for everybody. So instead of telling everyone where you’re going to this year, why not make it a complete surprise. This will not […]

The Complete Guide To A Healthy Family

(Link to picture source: http://goo.gl/cAe2GB)   When it comes to our family, we all want what’s best for them. We want family life to be happy and full of joy. One way you can do this is by being a healthy family. It’s no secret that healthy people life longer and fuller lives than unhealthy […]

How I Made My Garden Safer For The Kids

I had always worried about the safety of my children when I leave them outside in the garden. We live in a crime-free neighborhood, but I still felt a little concerned. That’s why I decided to make some improvements last year that put my mind at ease. I’m going to take you through my process […]

My Tips for Improving Domestic Bliss in Your Life

All homeowners want to reach a point where they achieve domestic bliss but there are a lot of factors that can affect this. The main approach should be to try to make the home as perfect for you as possible, and to improve the day to day running of things. Take a look at my […]

Is Your Home Safe Enough For Your Children?

Protecting your children is one of the most important things you can do in life. It’s a natural desire as a parent to look after your children. You want to keep them safe and protect them from harm. And you have to make sure you do this in a domestic sense as well as in […]

Take The Kids To Attractions For Free!

As you know, I’m always on the lookout for bargains. And if I can push my bargain hunting to provide freebies, you know I’m going to do it. The holidays are fast approaching. Many families are worried about the cost of taking their kids out places without breaking the bank. And with nieces and nephews […]

Easy Ways To Make Your Car Safe For Your Baby

Picture from Flickr   Keeping your child safe is the utmost important thing any parent can do. It can be difficult at times, but there are measures you can take to ensure your baby is well protected at home and in your vehicle. It can be easy to forget to baby proof your car, but […]

Is Your Family Home As Safe As It Needs To Be?

No two families are the same, and we all have different needs and desires from our home properties. However, good safety is one feature required by everyone.   A safe home is a happy home, and this task should be one of your main life goals. The potential problems that could arise from failure to […]

Why I’m Dreading My Daughters’ Parties

As a Mom of two young daughters, I have been dreading the word party since they reached double figures in age. Now parties aren’t about princess dresses, fairy wings, and angel cakes. Now parties are about peer pressure. They have to invite the ‘in’ people. Popularity is everything. But what I’m really worrying about is […]

How To Keep Family Health Costs Low

Something that is terrifying for us moms, Is our children becoming ill. Writing this got me thinking about how expensive family health care can be, and how sometimes paying out for it can leave us short. In the current economic climate, we need to be savvy when it comes to our health care. As every […]

Restore Your Sanity With My Favourite Ways To Keep The Kids Entertained

If you’ve got kids, then you have undoubtedly experienced many, many moments of a complete meltdown. And it’s not just the kids that have the meltdown either! But for those days when there doesn’t seem to be a moment of peace, you know you’ve got just to suck it up and go with it.   […]