Rainy Day Reading

The Benefits of Books for Kids

Did you know books can boost your child’s learning potential? Every parent wants his or her child to be intelligent and reading helps with that. Even reading to very young children offers some unique...
Is It Ok To Have “Me Time” If You Are A Mom?

Is It Ok To Have “Me Time” If You Are A Mom?

If you’re new to motherhood, getting comfortable and finding a routine for yourself may seem difficult as you may find yourself fretting over small details here and there, worried about which ways things may...
Quality Pastimes for Your Kids

Encourage Quality Pastimes for Your Kids

How many times have you wished your kids would spend time doing something worthwhile? For instance, you might think they waste too much time playing video games or watching TV. While arguments can be...
Common Cold

Treatments for the Common Cold

This time of year it is not uncommon to find your children or yourself dealing with the common cold. The good news is, colds can usually be treated at home and in most cases,...
Saving Money on Child Care

Top Tips for Saving Money on Child Care

Most moms work outside the home and with that, child care expenses can be huge. In fact, for many, it can feel as though you are working so you can afford to pay someone...
Backyard Bird Watching - Young Cardinal bird on the feeder

Discovering Backyard Bird Watching: A Beginner’s Guide

Bird watching is an inexpensive hobby that people of all ages can enjoy. A few simple supplies will ensure lots of discovery. Attracting Birds to Your Yard Birds do seem to visit every backyard. But there’s...
Family Fun

Planning for Family Fun with Board Games

Playing games together is a great way to bond. Television, video games and cell phones are slowly impacting family togetherness. These activities encourage individualism which can lead to less face to face time with other...