Each summer, kids all around the world attend summer camp. With there being a camp for almost every interest, activity, or sport, there’s really no reason to not send your child to camp this summer. Summer camps offer a chance for kids to explore new interests, make new friends, and build confidence and independence. In […]
Much as you might like a quiet life, if you have a family, there will always be plenty of day-to-day issues with which to deal. Kids insist on needing food every day, everybody wants to wear clean clothes, and nobody is prepared to sit in the dark because you forgot to pay the electricity bill. […]
Family life comes with a never-ending set of chores. In fact, when you become a parent, you discover chores you never previously knew existed such as washing off all of the baths toys after bathtime and unblocking the toilet after items have been flushed by budding scientists. The “Chore Situation” can become more complicated when parents […]
Are you tired of running around the house morning, noon, and night like a headless chicken? Do you spend all your time at home stumbling around behind your army of mini-me’s as they spread anarchy and chaos? If you have children, they can be the most significant hurdle to keeping some semblance of order in […]
For as long as I can remember our family has discussed what we have seen on TV and one such occasion has gone down in family legend. When our oldest son was about seven years old and was watching ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ with his older sister. Two of the female characters kissed and our […]
You never really appreciate what it is like to have a crime committed against you until it happens. You can sympathise and empathise but, as with all experiences in life, you don’t really understand how it feels until it happens to you. We returned home to find people in our house. I didn’t see them […]
I know I shouldn’t find this funny, but I can’t help myself, I do. This is a newspaper clipping from the late 1800’s and I think it says everything about how women / wives were perceived!