Parenting

5 Goals For Every Parent

You do not have to be a parent to know that there is no ‘instruction manual’ on how to go about raising children. When we were kids ourselves and under the direct supervision of our parents or guardians, we often asked, “What the heck have I done wrong – I did not deserve that!” There…

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5 Life Skills Every Child Needs to Learn

Independent, successful, happy, kind, and fragrant. Aren’t these the things we all want for our children? While the following five life skills are by no means a comprehensive guide to teaching your kids all they need to know in life, they provide a great head start. 1. Teach Your Children Money Management Your child asks…

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7 Awesome but Cheap and Fun Summer Activities for Your Kids

School’s out for the summer, and you may be looking for fun summer activities that will keep your kids busy without breaking the bank and without the assistance of the TV, computer, phone, or tablet screen. These 7 budget- friendly ideas provide your kids with learning opportunities, exercise, and will help foster creativity. 1. Go…

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7 Superfoods Your Kids Should be Eating

Would your child would eat macaroni and cheese out of a box every day if he could? Children’s palates are pretty limited. Yours may have a handful of favorite foods, and it’s probable that they’re of the sweet, flavored-with-neon-colored-chemicals variety. Kids generally crave sugary foods in the form of carbohydrates, and bread and pasta are…

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7 Signs Your Child May Have ADHD

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is a very complex mental health condition that not only could affect your child’s success at school, but how they interact with others. The problem with this particular disorder is that the symptoms associated with it do vary so it can prove challenging for us as parents to recognise that…

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5 Perfect Jobs For Work At Home Moms

Being able to stay at home and look after the kids, is something that a lot of mums would love to do. But most can’t because the income they bring in is essential. However there are plenty of opportunities now available that allow mums and even some dads to work from home. Check out this…

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101 Things That Only A Mom Would Understand

Ok so 101 things may be a bit ambitious, however here are 13 things only moms would understand, why not use the comment section to tell us your unique mom insights? 1. Being able to count staying in bed until 8am as a lie in         2. Forgetting what it is like…

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7 Tips To Speed Up Potty Training

Wondering if the time has come for you to start getting your child to use the potty? Would you like to make the whole process of training them to use a potty easier? If you would then read on. Potty Training can vary between children, our first was a nightmare to train,in fact it was…

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7 Brain Foods That Will Improve Your Child’s Grades

Are there foods that we could be serving up to our kids that could make them that bit smarter? In all honesty there are plenty of brain foods you could include in your child’s diet that could help improve their memory and in turn improve their learning and understanding. So in answer to the question…

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4 Common Childhood Illnesses

During the first year or so your child is going to be susceptible to developing illnesses as their immune system will not have been exposed to many infections. As a result of this they will not have built up any real immunity against them. Of course what doesn’t help matters is that toddlers love to…

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