The Benefits of Multi-Generational Living

Multi-generational living, where several generations of a family live together under one roof, is becoming increasingly popular for various reasons. In today’s fast-paced world, families are recognizing the value of living in close proximity to one another, fostering stronger familial bonds and support systems. This arrangement often involves grandparents, parents, and children sharing living spaces, […]

Strategies for Effective Family Communication

Effective communication is the cornerstone of healthy family relationships, fostering understanding, trust, and connection among family members. In today’s fast-paced world, it’s essential to prioritize communication within the family unit to navigate challenges, resolve conflicts, and strengthen bonds. In this article, we’ll explore various strategies for promoting effective family communication and creating a supportive and […]

A Parenting Beliefs Definition

Child rearing or parenting involves the many facets of raising a young child and not just for a biological connection. Rearing a child entails teaching children values, communication skills, physical activities, personal hygiene, self-esteem, and responsible behavior. The success of raising a well-balanced child begins with the parents and a massive part of that is […]

Having a Green Valentine’s Day

Having a Green Valentine’s Day

The Valentine’s Day card market was worth 42.5m in 2012, and its value continues to increase in spite of social networking and texting. Although it ranks below Christmas, birthdays and Mother’s Day, the Valentine’s market is still big business, and its card and gift market still causes lasting damage to the environment- particularly when you […]

Upcycling Tips to Decorate Your Home

There are many fabulous home décor applications for upcycling, and it doesn’t always have to be about saving the environment, or penny pinching to offset rising housing costs like home insurance. Those serious about preserving the environment, creating healthier living spaces, living more sustainable and money wise, have found upcycling not just smart, but a […]

The History of the Bike

Steve and I are cycle-fiends. We’ve decided in the approaching winter months it is going to replace kayaking and become “our thing”. Only when it’s not raining, of course. We like to cycle around new cities on holiday, mountain bike, and cycle with Phoebe in tow along the canal near our house. It’s my fave […]