How To Make The Most Of The Space You Have

In the current climate moving home to gain more space isn’t always an option. Our homes can easily become cluttered and new additions to the family always cause worry when it comes to space. Our homes should be comfortable for all the family but we should also be able to get some well deserved privacy […]

5 Tips To A Safer Backyard Pool

Having a pool in the comfort of your own backyard can be extremely rewarding for you and your family. Not only will it help the resale value of your home, but it will provide an activity for you and your kids to take part in during those hot summer days. While swimming is a great […]

4 Reasons Children Don’t Enjoy Touring Holidays

Despite touring style holidays becoming more and more popular, they remain very much something that couples or groups of adults should try to keep to themselves.  If you were to make a list of the types of holidays to take children on, then sitting them in a car or campervan for days at a time […]

Buying Guide For A Child’s First Phone

Buying a child a mobile phone for the first time is something of a minefield.  The first thing to do is to make sure that the child is the right age.  I know of a child who was given their first mobile phone at the age of 5.  This seems a little extreme when you […]

Activities To Help Your Child Relax After School

School is harder now for kids. They have a lot of activities, lessons and extracurricular stuff to attend to in a day. When they get home from school, they need to relax and unwind. Here are a few after school activities for your child. Nap time If your child goes to school early in the […]

How To Pack A Safe Kid’s Lunch

Sometimes during the all the chaos in the house in the morning, parents forget the simple rules on how to prepare a safe lunch for their children. There are many food borne diseases to watch out for and if you are not careful, you and your children might be victims of these diseases. Here is […]

Best Plays For Grade Schoolers

Children just love to role play. They like playing with doctor and nurse toy sets, fireman and police toy sets or shopping toy sets. This type of role playing introduces them to different careers that they can choose from in the future. This also allows parents to know their children’s interests. Aside from role playing, […]

Perfect Maternity Wardrobe

One of the first signs to the outside world that you’re expecting a baby is when you ditch the skin tight lycra and move into maternity clothes, which provide space for your growing bump and keep you comfortable too. In the past, maternity clothing was associated with smocks and dungarees, but things have moved on […]

5 Birthday Cake Themes Your Kids Will Love

Coming up with a cake idea can be an easy or somewhat of a difficult thought process for you as a parent, depending on your kid’s hobbies and interests. If you child is in the age bracket, say 3 – 10 years old, they are still at that age where they’d find sheer amusement and […]

Get Back to Keeping Up with Your Kids

If you’re a parent, you already know it comes with many responsibilities and is a life-changing experience.  Once you start raising a child, things are not about you anymore, and you always want to put your child first.  For moms or dads suffering from chronic problems such as severe back pain, it can be difficult […]

Hiring a Nanny: How to Get All Your Legal Ducks in a Row

this post answers the following questions 1. Is it difficult to hire a nanny? 2. Are there any necessary things I have to do before I can hire a nanny? 3. How will I know if the nanny I’m considering hiring can legally work? 4. Why is it important to report the information of my […]

Parenting Observations from Nannies: Their Top Advice

A nanny’s life is primarily about watching children. Because of this, they can offer some great suggestions to parents: The Top Three Things Every Mom And Dad Should Be Aware Of Think about the sort of parent you are, and the sort of parent you desire to be. Reflect on the values you have, and […]

Answering Questions About Babysitters

this post answers the following questions 1. What is the national average rate for a high school nanny? 2. What are the factors that will affect a nanny rate? 3. What are some things you can do to make your nanny happy and satisfied? 4. What are the cons of having a nanny that is […]

How to Decorate Your Daughter’s Bedroom for Less

Sure, if you gave your daughter your purse to decorate her room, you’d probably have nothing left in your bank account. You may not be in a position to buy a bedroom fit for royalty, but you can decorate it beautifully on a budget for your little princess. Painting A few tubs of paint can […]

Swaddling Your Baby For Better Sleep

The addition of a new baby often means the arrival of sleepless nights as both parents and child attempt to settle into a night time routine. There are a number of suggested techniques to deal with this. One of these, ‘swaddling’, has been used throughout history to calm babies and many see it as a […]

Internet Safety – Why It’s Important and What You Can Do

Since your baby is growing up and starting to use a computer, you’re worried about Internet safety. How will you keep your child safe while he’s online? The good news is there are ways to protect your child without taking away technology. Parental Controls: The great thing about today’s operating systems is that you can […]

Would You Let Your Little Ones Wear Heels?

Are Heeled Shoes A Bit Of Fun Or Are They Harmful For Your Children?

5 Healthiest Foods You Can Feed Your Children

How to give your child the foods they need to excell

How to Deal with Your Child’s Inappropriate Behaviour

No single method of child-rearing is effective for all kids. However, some ways to handle problematic behavior and control unpleasant situations

What to Do if Your Child is a Victim of Bullying

Bullying is something that almost every child faces sooner or later. Here’s what you should know.