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How to Help Your Children Cope With a Move Abroad

Moving to a new country can be an exciting, and challenging time for your family. While the move to distant shores can open the door to new opportunities, it's worth remembering that More »

3 Tips For Preparing Your Urban Garden For Winter

Winter is coming, so it’s time to ask yourself if you have your urban garden ready for the cold? Below, you’ll find some helpful tips to help you prepare your garden for More »

3 Cheap Arts and Crafts for Stress Relief

Being a housewife can be an incredibly demanding role at times; there are no set hours, no specific designated job responsibilities, and it’s not unusual for mothers to find themselves with a More »

Great Gift Ideas for Kids with Summer Birthdays

When you’re a kid your birthday is a big deal. I remember being younger and thinking if only I had a summertime birthday I could have a pool party, it would be More »

3 Tips for Getting Back Into the Dating World

For moms ready to re-enter dating following a divorce or breakup, will this prove fruitful? Although everyone’s experiences will be different, some trends tend to form over time. For instance, online dating More »

 

Is Your Teen Itching to Drive?

When you have a teenager or two, you know all too well how excited they can become over certain facets of life. One such topic of excitement is when the time comes for them to learn how to drive. Whether you are experiencing this now or will be soon, how will you go about handling it? For many moms, agreeing to let your teen learn how to operate a vehicle can provide some anxious moments. Along with worrying about your teen, you likely have concerns about the vehicle. If you are tight

Why Your Teen Should Take Driver’s Ed

So, your teen has spent countless hours preparing to take the learner’s permit test, and passed on the first try. So, now what? Besides wait for your teen to turn the big 16 and become the newest family member behind the wheel, many families find themselves undecided when it comes to placing their teen in a driver’s education course so soon after they receive a learner’s permit.  After all, you are perfectly capable of teaching your teen driver the rules of the road right? Of

6 Reasons to Consider Sending Your Child to Boarding School

Boarding schools undeniably have a tough reputation preceding them. After all, many people believe that sending your kid off to boarding school means you are lazy, snobby, or can’t handle your children. And, it is thought that the poor souls that are being shipped off to attend boarding schools will endure a lifetime of negative consequences. However, there are many benefits to sending you child to a high-quality boarding school, especially if you live in California, where there are plenty

Has the Time Come to Spruce up Your Home?

If you feel that now is the time to spruce up your home, where exactly do you get started? For countless homeowners, the notion of doing home renovations can seem like both a good and bad idea. On the one hand, there is nothing like feeling as if you have a newer home when you’ve made some renovations. But, pretty much nothing comes free in life. As a result, how will you pay for such home renovations? If you find yourself in such a quandary, weigh the pros and cons of doing renovations