Category: Family & Pets

Family & Pets

40+ Fun Fall Activities For The Whole Family

While it’s sad to see the Summer go, there is something to be said for those crisp Fall mornings, sunny afternoons and beautiful Fall colors. Now is the time to enjoy this beautiful season in all it’s glory, before Winter takes it away. While there are still many fun fall …
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Tips For Helping Your Daughter Develop A Positive Body Image

Achieving and maintaining a positive body image can be difficult for young girls mostly because of the unrealistic media messages. We have some practical tips you can use to help your daughter feel good about herself and achieve a positive body image. Handling media messages 1. Restrictions and boundaries According …
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How To Teach a Child Patience

We’ve all heard how patience is a virtue. It’s too bad this sentiment isn’t understood by your little one. It can be quite a daunting task to teach a child patience. The younger the child is, the more demanding he or she tends to be. Chances are, they don’t even …
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How To Make Fitness Fun For Kids

With so much modern technology available today, more and more time is being spent plugged in on the couch. This results in kids being inactive and even overweight. It’s more important than ever before to make fitness fun for kids. Children learn by example. They learn from their parents whether or …
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How To Discuss Abusive Relationships With Your Teen

All parents worry about their teenagers. One thing that is a common concern for parents is abusive relationships.  It can be a very sensitive subject to discuss with your teen. However, the effort is well worth it. Even if you aren’t thinking your teen is involved in that kind of …
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10 Tips For Building Self Esteem in Children

People often say that we all spend the entirety of our last 50 years recovering form our first 18. Indeed, we are highly influenced by our childhood experiences, particularly in our levels of self-esteem and confidence. While it is possible to increase such qualities as you’re older, it’s a lot …
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How To Raise An Introverted Child

Do you often notice that your introverted child seems to have a hard time with some social activities? The best way to help them is to provide gentle encouragements. Your child might be naturally shy but acquiring some social skills at a young age will help them as they get …
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Car Seat Rules For Kids: What You Need To Know

Have you read up on car seat rules before? If not, you may be surprised to learn that there are a number of important points that you need to know. Many of the regulations vary depending on how old, how heavy and how tall your child is. Children are very …
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10 Ways To Rekindle the Romance

Sometimes, the romance and passion in a relationship just wanes. This is perfectly normal – the excitement that exists in the beginning of a relationship tends to end fast, and things become routine. However, there’s no need to settle for a ho-hum relationship. There are various things you can do …
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Benefits of Reading To Children

Instilling a passion for reading is one of the most important things that you can do for your children. Reading skills will bring many benefits to last a lifetime. Reading to your child is something that you can do right from the moment he or she is born, and some …