3 Tips for Encouraging and Solidifying Positive Habits in Your Children

All good parents want to do whatever they can to ensure that their children are not only as happy and carefree as possible as children, but that they are also raised and inculcated with the right values and skills to turn them into effective, happy, and successful adults. It’s [...]

Building Blogs: 3 Tips For More Credibility Online

  In the blogging world, it all comes down to who the audience will trust more and who they think has a bit more authority on certain subjects. Sure, it’s different when you’re running a lifestyle blog or a mommy blog - but, in terms of niche blogging, you [...]

The Importance Of The Family Computer!

There are so many parts of the home that are important, and that play a major role in family life. One of the biggest ones is, undoubtedly, a family computer. In this day and age, the family PC might just be the most important piece of equipment you have [...]

What Can We Do When Our Ex Wants Us Out Of Our Children’s Lives?

Maybe we're doing our best when we’ve separated from our partner and there are children involved, but when your ex makes the snap decision that they don't want you in the kids’ lives anymore this is a dagger to the heart of the worst kind. Maybe they're doing it [...]

We Definitely Underestimate Our Children!

Your children are going to be the main reason that you keep going in life. Right from the very beginning, they just seem to give you a purpose in life that you might have felt like you didn’t have before. You no doubt are going to grow with them [...]

Kids Get Stressed Too: 10 Sources Of Stress For Your Children

The Dos And Don'ts Of Buying A Computer For Your Kids Us parents like to think of our children as relatively chilled out, happy go lucky individuals. Sure, they have the odd fight with a friend or get a bit nervous before a test, but [...]

Photo Tech To Capture Every Moment As It Comes

A lot of people don’t realize the importance of a tool like a camera until they have a family. There are so many moments you want to be able to preserve, and keeping them inside your head isn’t enough, revealing the true power of these devices. Of course, though, [...]

The family computer: A crucial part of the home.

There are so many parts of the home that are important, and that plays a major role in family life. One of the biggest ones is, undoubtedly, a family computer. In this day and age, the family PC might just be the most important piece of equipment you have [...]

Essential Coparenting Tactics You Need After A Relationship Breakdown

For children, the breakdown of their parents' relationship can be an incredibly difficult time. In fact, it can call into question all the advice and guidance that they have previously received from them. Happily, there are some tactics you can use to make this situation much easier on your [...]

Better Sleep: Your New Bedtime Routine

The Dos And Don'ts Of Buying A Computer For Your Kids Improving your quality of sleep and enjoying an early morning a bit more is actually not that hard. Now, when the mornings are so dark and chilly, you’re going to need that extra energy [...]

The Dos And Don’ts Of Buying A Computer For Your Kids

The Dos And Don'ts Of Buying A Computer For Your Kids It’s 2018, and that pretty much means all kids should have a computer. You don’t want them sitting in the house on it all the time, of course, but buying them a computer can mean enhancing their education, [...]

How Backyard Chores Help Build Your Kids Character

There is always a debate about whether you should involve your kids in household chores, and if yes, at what age. While some people believe in the “let kids be kids” philosophy, there are actually so many things your kids can learn if you have them help out with [...]

Can Technology Keep You Down With The Kids?

Yes, technology can most definitely keep you down with the kids. After all, technology is what the new generation is growing up with. They probably know more than you, which can be rather embarrassing. You’re suddenly the old parent who knows nothing, and they’re there whizzing away on every [...]

Why Patience Saves Divorce Proceedings

Divorce is never fun. However, there are better and worse ways to pursue the process. This means working within limits. It might mean shouldering a massive degree of professional communication and simple language. It might mean limiting contact where necessary or having the process take place in separate areas [...]

Baltic Amber: One Dad’s Saving Grace

My wife and I had been trying for a baby for several years and nothing had worked. We met with a fertility specialist and started the process of IVF. Twelve months later we welcomed our beautiful daughter Grace. She was everything we had prayed for and more. Parenthood was [...]

4 Ways to Bond With Fellow Seniors at Church

Attending church regularly may lower your risk of depression (and associated problems like substance abuse), but it can also help you connect with fellow senior citizens. More than 50% of adults over the age of 75 live alone and 40% of senior citizens report that TV rather than human [...]

Get Connected. Someone’s life may be counting on it.

Once again, we have a shooting in a school. Once again, everyone is pushing some sort of policy agenda. I think that the reality is that there are some things we can control and some things that we cannot. Larger policy changes are things that, while we can have [...]

Embracing Tragedy: Being Present in Pain

As a father of four boys, you may imagine that life is hectic from time to time for me.  While it truly is, in fact, quite crazy sometimes, it isn't always because of the reasons you might think.  I have four boys, ages 11, 4, 3, and almost 2, [...]

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Be Respectful: Respect your Local Authorities

One important value I’m instilling in my kids is the importance of respecting authority. Now, this is bound to bring up some controversy, because some authorities do not behave in a way the deserves respect. However, on the whole, I tend to trust the idea that our society functions [...]

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Never Hear Your Kids Utter The Words ‘I’m Bored’ Again

Think of something your kids say often. You know, sort of like a catchphrase. For many parents, that phrase will be ‘I’m bored.’ Kids say that a lot, don’t they? If yours don’t, then you obviously don’t need this article and you can go on your merry way! Oh, [...]

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