Parenting : Health & Medical
The outdoors is a common passion of lots of people. Water sports is one of many pursuits that can be enjoyed while out-of-doors. Hiking is yet another. Outdoor hobbies are great for the mind as well as the soul in addition to undoubtedly, the body. The emotional state of someone can be tremendously
Being a parent is a challenge. There's no two ways about it. Being a good parent, or even a great parent, is an even bigger challenge. Children don't come with handbooks. They demand much of your time with very little, if any gratitude.
When I was a teenager, my mother was so intimidated by our VCR, she asked me to write down instructions on how to program it. She still calls for frequent tech support, often wanting to know how to make the "whozit" do the "thingie". Even though VCRs have gone the horse-and-buggy
A healthy lifestyle-including having a balanced diet,getting plenty of rest,and being active-is important while you breast-feed. It can help you have more energy and reduce stress. It can also help you build a healthy milk supply. It's also important to know what to avoid. Anything you put in yo
Research in heavily populated areas such as cities practically requires you to localize your research using map and ward boundaries. Learn how and where to access these essential historical city maps (many online), and how to use them to pinpoint your ancestors.
If you are concerned about how you will make it on your retirement think about Costa Rica. Thousands of North American have retired in Costa Rica and would never live anywhere else, where the cost of living is a fraction of what it is in the U.S. and it's a very safe beautiful country.
Find the perfect teen parent gift.baby image by Yvonne Bogdanski from Fotolia.comAccording to the Centers for Disease Control, there are over 400,000 live births for teens in the 15- to 19-year-old age group. Whether you are buying gifts for a baby shower or for a teen with an older...
Talking with your child about an impending divorce does not have to be a traumatic event. Children are resilient, especially during the toddler and elementary school ages. If your 3-year-old is living with both parents in the home, he probably already has an instinct that things are not going well.
American professionals spend up to 40 percent of the workday on email management and information storage, according to one study. That leaves little time to get the rest of your work done, much less to care for yourself or manage your family. Fortunately, you can dramatically reduce the time you spe
Parents need to know the difference between disciplining and abusing a child. It is easy to run afoul of the law if you are not clear on whether your interactions with your child are within safe boundaries. Follow some guidelines to make the difference between discipline and abuse clear, and you wil
In this age of two-income families and working mothers, spending quality time with your children may seem impossible. Demanding work schedules and never-ending housework seem to have taken over your life. There are several things that you can do to ensure that you are able to spend the time that you
Many parents are frustrated when it comes togetting their kids to clean up their rooms and keep it that way. You are not alone if your kid enjoys playing and scattering all the clutter in his/her room, and then leave it that way until the following morning. Of course if you hate clutter, you'll
Do you have any of these unsafe items in your home? Do you know anyone who does? All of these items have been recalled because they are dangerous to your children or your family. If you see a picture of something you own, stop using it immediately. Each image has a link to full recall information so