Family

Our society is transitioning towards a more technologically-driven approach in all facets of life. TVs, computers, and phone screens are only a few examples of the types of devices that play a significant role in many adult’s lives, so it is only natural that children are intrigued and attracted...

What to Make Time For

There is not enough time in the day to do all the things you need to do AND the things you want to do. However, it might be time to recategorize and reprioritize. When you are constantly striving for productivity, instead of focusing on living your best life, it...
When looking in from the outside, it can appear that many families have it all together. With their flawless Instagram smiles and spotless houses, they must be living carefree perfect lives. But if you were to look beyond the surface of any of these families, you would be able...
Being a parent is a job that is constantly evolving. This job involves many stages, each one requiring a different approach and level of involvement from the parents. Our children need to be adept at more and more things as they get older, and it is the job of...
When you’ve got a career, marriage, and motherhood to keep up with, as well as trying to make time for your own hobbies, it can feel like there are simply not enough hours in the day. Oftentimes, housework gets pushed to the back of the priority list. But having...
Summer doesn't seem complete without a trip to the beach. A few weeks ago, we took a few days off to spend a long weekend at Myrtle Beach with my in-laws. This is an annual trip that has become a family tradition. A year ago, I remember being on...
Guest post by Event Supply Shop We’ve talked with dozens of married couples to learn their secrets to a happy marriage. Marriage takes work and the effort you put into a successful marriage will reap huge rewards for your future happiness. While you are planning your wedding don’t forget to start...
Sleep training is a tough part of being a parent. In order to help your child learn to self-soothe, there are going to be moments that are difficult and unpleasant. But in the end, it will result in better sleep for both your child and you. Once you have decided...
It is well-known that having a baby is tough on a marriage. The time and responsibility that babies demand will inevitably leave less alone time for the couple, not to mention the financial and mental strains that it places on the relationship. But these challenges, if approached in the...
Baby to Toddler A full year of life for babies means that it is time for some big transitions. At this age, babies are typically cruising around on the furniture, standing with stability, and taking a few unassisted steps. They also start developing their verbal skills more noticeably, become more...
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