Car Maintenance Tips to Teach Your Teen

One of the biggest milestones in a teenager's life is learning how to drive. How soon you can do this depends on...

4 Situations to Never to Lie to Your Kids About

There's been a death in the family. There's no money in the bank to buy groceries. You're getting a divorce. These situations...
Parenting

Advice for Divorced Parents

There’s no way around it: divorce is hard on kids. With roughly 40-50% of married couples in...
My Four Youngest Children

How To Teach Your Child Emotional Intelligence – PLUS A Free “Emotions On Faces”...

Emotional intelligence is defined as: the capacity to be aware of, control, and express one's emotions, and to...

How to Help Your Child Love Math

Does your child have a fear of math?  Is homework time a challenge when math is involved?  Here are some great tips on how...

10 Parent-Friendly Tips For a Stress-Free Vacation

Planning for a vacation with kids can be stressful. Take these steps to ensure you and your family will have a relaxing,...

Basic Life Skills Our Kids Should Learn Before Reaching Their Teens

In order to become sucessful adults, there are a number of basic life skills our kids need to be taught. While some...

Which Toys Will Actually Benefit Your Child’s Development?

According to British research, the average 10-year-old owns approximately 238 toys (though they play with only 12 on a daily basis). It's easy to...

Beat The Heat: How To Keep Your Kids Cool During A Heat Wave

No, it's not just you. Record-breaking heat waves have been happening all across the world this summer. And even the most prepared...
summer learning

3 Fun Activities To Keep Your Kids Learning All Summer Long

The end of the school year often signals to the summer-eager students around the country that they now have months of free...

Bring The Wilderness Home With Backyard Camping For Kids

Before we had children I never understood the point of backyard camping. The whole point of buying a tent was to take...

4 Air Travel Tips for Keeping a Toddler Totally Tractable

The general consensus when it comes to the number one thing that people don't want to experience on a plane is being...

Does @CIBC Make Banking With Autism More Accessible #FitsYourLife #Sponsored

Disclosure: I have partnered with YMC and CIBC and have received compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. One of the most significant...

How to Stay Sane and Still Remain Productive as a Work-From-Home Mom

Being a parent is a tough enough job as it is. But when you throw work into the mix -- and have...

14 Ways To Encourage Your Kids To Eat Veggies Without Driving Yourself Insane

There is no magic formula to changing unhealthy eating habits. Most children (and us parents!) slide into them over time, and it is better...