Tag Archives: family

co-sleeping

Co-Sleeping… Yes or No?

Co-Sleeping… Yes or No? Co-sleeping is the practice of bed-sharing between a parent and their child. Parents who support this believe that children belong next to them. There are risks associated with both co-sleeping and creating a solitary sleeping environment.   Solitary sleeping, otherw ...
healthy attachment

Creating A Healthy Attachment With Your Child

Creating A Healthy Attachment With Your Child As a society, we raise our children with the expectation of becoming self-reliant, in hopes they will make close, loving a healthy attachment with those around them. Instead, these are the same children who are taught very early in life, not to disclose th ...
second pregnancy

The Differences With Your Second Pregnancy

The Differences With Your Second Pregnancy All pregnancies are special, but there’s nothing like the first experience. You may feel that your second pregnancy won’t be given the red carpet treatment like your first, but that’s okay. It’s important to understand that every pregnancy is unique, and with ...
Family Gardening

Family Gardening Tips For Growing Green Thumbs

Family Gardening Tips For Growing Green Thumbs Some of us were lucky enough to have grown up where family gardening was a given. Around our house the yard and back deck was filled with flowers, veggies and herbs of every description. Best of all, each kid in our big household had a daily chore connect ...
the cop and the graduating teen

The Cop And The Graduating Teen – A Story Of Sadness And Hope

The Cop And The Graduating Teen – A Story Of Sadness And Hope High school graduation should have been a day of celebration for young Kazzie Portie. But instead he looked forward to it with immense sorrow after having lost both his parents in an auto accident just a week before. The youngest of five ki ...
social media for teens

Tips on Privacy and Social Media for Teens

Tips on Privacy and Social Media for Teens The world of the internet can be scary for parents of teens. We hear the stories of abductions and luring, we worry about internet bullying and mean gossip. But the truth of the matter is there is probably no other time in their lives when having privacy from ...
Planning for a Theme Park Trip

Planning for a Theme Park Trip – A Guide

Planning for a Theme Park Trip – A Guide Summer vacation is fast approaching and for many families this means planning for a theme park trip. It doesn’t really matter even which theme park you are planning to visit, if you want to enjoy it you need to plan ahead. Here are a few tips to help you ...
Caitlyn jenner

Caitlyn Jenner: A Journey of Acceptance

Caitlyn Jenner: A Journey of Acceptance While the media has been plastering headlines about the transition from Bruce Jenner to Caitlyn Jenner, another even more important journey has been happening for the Kardashian clan. That is the journey of acceptance that the family has slowly made to accept wh ...
facts about teens

The Facts About Teens Every Parent Should Know

The Facts About Teens Every Parent Should Know Parents of teenagers deal with dramatic attitudes, irrational moods and sometimes a variety of different characters.  These facts about teens can shed some light on the mysteries of adolescence. Have your ever wondered why these wide range of emotions occ ...
School Drill Went Too Far

Parents Outraged, Say School Drill Went Too Far

Parents Outraged, Say School Drill Went Too Far Both the media and the parents of students at a Worland school are saying that a school drill went too far when they left kids scared and in tears. The drill, meant to simulate a situation where the school had to deal with a violent intruder, had many of ...