If you are a parent travelling solo with a baby or small children, learn from my mistakes and make your trip go smoothly. I’ve run of nappies/diapers while stranded overnight so you don’t have to, I’ve left the toddler’s favourite blanket in a suitcase that went astray so you don’t have to…
A list of baby names that begin with the letter F, including their meanings, origins and popularity. If you are thinking of naming your child with a name beginning with F, this list should provide you with some ideas.
Whether your dad was absent from your life physically or emotionally, you suffered because of it. The last thing you want now as an adult is to let his rejection define who you are and limit your potential. Find out five ways to prevent this from happening.
Dealing with strong-willed kids can be exasperating, but these five tips will bring positive change.
A quick and authoritative guide to buying a drum set for a child or beginner. This article includes common mistakes, prices, and reviews from years of first-hand experience.
Despite it's PG rating, children should not be allowed to watch professional wrestling. Wrestling encourages children to attempt the moves they see on TV, performed by the wrestlers that have years of training and practice.
Suggestions for stay-at-home parents on how they can make money and continue to stay home with their children.
A toxic mother-in-law is a soul-sucking parasite that feeds on your misery. If you've got one, here are the symptoms.
Chemical pregnancies (the term given to a very early miscarriage) are much more common than anyone realizes, yet much confusion surrounds the subject. Read on for clear answers to common questions.
Since August 2016, I have been building a family tree and trying to identify my ancestors who originated in Europe. Based on successes and failures, I suggest a number of tips for doing genealogy research.
Music education is highly important for young children, increasing math skills, fine motor coordination, and helping children learn the benefits of perseverance and delayed gratification. Think your child is ready for music lessons? Consider the age of the child, developmental readiness, and time commitment before staring formal instrument lessons!
Our country is moving toward preschools that are academically focused, going against what experts in early childhood education recommend. Studies show that play is how youngsters learn best. It enhances their imaginations, promotes exploration, increases vocabulary, and builds social skills.
Our country's obsession with an "earlier is better" philosophy is cruel to children in kindergarten. A teacher points out how homogeneous reading groups, too many standards and assessments, and the elimination of imaginative play are evidence of this.
When becoming a mother for the first time, I started having flashbacks to my painful childhood. Then, when my son was diagnosed with autism and my mother reacted with coldness and anger, I had to finally face the truth; I had grown up with an emotionally absent mother. This is how I began to heal.