Tips for Keeping Kids Safe This Summer

With summer just around the corner, your kids are surely getting excited to go outside and enjoy their time away from school. And while...

3 Genius Kids Party Ideas That Don’t Include Your House Getting Wrecked

The thing about kids' birthday parties is that while they are a lot of fun, they are also a lot of work. After all,...

5 Kinds of Day Out That Moms AND Kids Will Enjoy

When the days are getting longer, brighter, and warmer, it is an excellent time to start going out more with your kids and making...

Second Strain of Flu Shows Kids Aren’t Out of Danger Quite Yet

Since spring's arrival, you might have assumed your family was past the point of a flu diagnosis. But according to the CDC, you shouldn't...

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...

Up And At ‘Em – Getting Your Teen Out Of Bed

If you are frustrated because you just can’t get your teenagers out of bed then you are most certainly not alone. You may find...

The Truth About Parenting Because #RealFeelsGood

Life as a parent isn't perfect. It's real, it’s unruly, and it isn't always pretty, which has inspired the maker of Catelli pasta to...

Teaching Your Teen To Budget

Learning how to properly budget money is essential for everyone. This includes younger kids and teenagers alike. Follow these tips to help your teen...

Help Your Kids Manage Their Healthcare Fears

For the most part, children are fearless little beasts. They jump from the most eye-watering heights, they throw themselves down dangerous slopes, and they go faster...

Get It Before You Pop – What To Buy Before The Baby Gets Here

Some women get the urge to begin 'nesting,' while they are pregnant, others do not feel like doing much of anything.  But even if...

How to Cope When Your Grown Kids Fly the Nest

It may be hard to believe when your pre-schooler is rubbing yogurt into the rug, and your newborn is screaming blue murder, but there...

Raising Grateful Children #HowTo

Instilling a sense of gratitude into a child can certainly be a challenge, but there are many effective ways to achieve this. Children can...

Talking Tough Topics via TV with your Kids – #Streamteam

For as long as I can remember our family has discussed what we have seen on TV and one such occasion has gone down...

Teaching Our Kids Self Confidence And Respect For Others

Each of us has many labels. Some of them we like, others we don't. Some of my labels are (in no particular order!): Wife Mum Reader Ginger Cook Painter Canadian Some labels...

Evey discovers Maplelea Girls & teaches me about assumptions

I have always sworn I would not live vicariously through the kids but when Evey saw friends Maplelea Girl doll and told me she...