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Christmas Cookies Conundrum

At most houses during the holiday season there is a lot of attention placed on baking and decorating cookies each year.  From time to time there might not be enough time to get the baking done and this can make parents feel as though they have failed their children.  Instead of worrying about all of t ...

3 Ways to Make Time for Date Nights

When we first get married, we have tons of time for ourselves. Date nights were a normal occurrence, and weren’t really considered something to “plan”. However, once children were added to the mix, date nights became a rare affair. Couples may not have the funds to pay a sitter, or the time to a ...

Which Music Instrument is Right for Your Child?

Forcing your kid to learn guitar will not make him the next Jimi Hendrix, and it could in fact make your child hate making music all together. So how can you help them choose an instrument they will enjoy? Here are four steps you can take to help you decide together: Consider Your Child’s Age If your ...

Ways to Calm Kids Down from Tantrums Safely

Tantrums can be just as exhausting for the parent as they are for the child.  While most parents do not understand why their child is having a tantrum, trying to calm the child down can feel like an exhausting worthless effort. There are many different ways in which one might want to try and calm thei ...

Must Have Toys Of The Holiday Season

It’s that time of the year where every parent goes out and shops for the best gifts for their children.  Of course many children will want the must have toys, and that means you may have to visit more than one store, and stand in long lines even  Have you found the toys yet, and aren’t worried about i ...
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Celebrating Hanukkah with the Family

Hanukkah is a special Jewish tradition and celebration of the fact that faith will triumph.  Children might struggle with understanding what exactly the holiday means, but that does not mean that one can not take the time to try and teach them something throughout the season.  Children of all ages can ...
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5 Healthy Alternatives for Kids’ Snacks

Kids are notorious for being picky eaters. When they do eat, they tend to want to eat sugary snacks or other junk food. Unfortunately, snack time typically results in a struggle to find snacks that are both pleasing for them to eat and nutritious enough for you to be happy. Avoid the struggle and try ...
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8 Unique Family Vacation Ideas

Taking a family vacation is something that can leave the family with life long memories of spending time together.  Vacations can also be really stressful and leave mom and dad ready to take a “vacation” from their vacations.  Family travel does not have to be stressful as there are a ton of great fam ...

3 Fun Ideas for Family Bonding

With school, work, and plenty of other activities that keep your family busy, it can be hard to have the quality time you want with your family. In some cases, it may even be rare. However, you will only have so much time with your children before they are off living their own lives. It’s import ...

Best Hair Styles For Your Kids

Best Hair Styles For Your Kids Everyone wants their kids to look great and to fit in, this includes the hair styles that you get for your kids.  When they are younger, your child has no say in what you do with their hair, so please be kind and make sure you aren’t making them stand out of the crowd.  ...