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Seven Ways to Keep Your Kids Safe and Sound

According to the National Safety Council, most sever injuries and accidental deaths come from unintentional home and car accidents. While most people consider their home a safe haven from the outside world, there are preventative measures families can take to properly secure their home in order to avoid an ill fated tragedy. Here are seven safety tips to keeping your kids safe: 1. Home
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Unique Gadgets to Gift Men

Planning to get a gift for your gadget crazed friend? Opt for hi tech, cool gadget for men and stay clear of mundane and boring presents. Electronic gadgets almost have a magnetic effect on most men, drawing them to the diverse selection of men’s gadgets and gizmos. Do not settle for the usual, boring products at the local electronic store. Instead, opt for out-of-the-box,
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Fun indoor activities for kids

Whether it’s a rainy and grey day outside, or you don’t have easy access to a big garden or park close by, as a mum, it’s always good to really master a few indoor activities that can keep your kids entertained in the comfort of your own home.  And in an ideal world, these activities won’t involve rearranging the furniture or deep cleaning your
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5 Fun and Easy Activities to Set Up for a Babysitter

A lot of parents stress about leaving their children with a babysitter. Finding someone who is trusted and reliable is difficult enough, but what will everyone be doing when the parent’s leave the house? Parents want to make sure that their children are not only entertained, but also that they are well behaved and cooperative for the babysitter to make the situation easier for
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Baby Career: Which would you choose?

I find it shocking that in 21st century Britain, that women still have to choose between a career and a family. I’m calling an end to it right now. Women of Britain, if you want a family, your career shouldn’t hold you back and vice versa. Have both. It’s hard work, but it’s doable. See below and you’ll get some great hints on how
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You thought you knew how to be a parent? Wrong: it isn’t what you do, it’s who you are

Before we get into the detail of the article, I really want to thank the team here for letting me post here with them.  It means a lot to be able to get something published for my Business Blog at great site like this. An American economist has overturned our assumptions about society’s ills in a new book, Freakonomics. In our first extract the crucial
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When you are ready to Move to a Care Home

The decision to move out of your house for many years can be tough. After all, you might be flooded by a whole hoard of memories – right from your wedding to raising your children. Both emotionally and practically, you should consider a few things. If you feel that you should no longer be living alone, be confident about your decision and make the
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6 Clever Questions To Ask An Estate Agent When Viewing A Property For Sale

Viewing and buying property for sale in Devon or anywhere for that matter can be compared to a psychological game of poke.  There are high stakes at risk and huge rewards for the seller/estate agent to avoid inconvenient facts and bluff during negotiations.  The great thing is though, that all estate agents, like the team at Strutt & Parker, legally have to tell you
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Keeping Your Children Safe on Facebook

Can we, as parents, ever truly know what our kids are doing on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, or Twitter, or any of the countless other social media sites currently out there? I had a really interesting week just before school broke up, as both a teacher and a parent, and thought I’d share my findings with other parents. I set my year 11 class a
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Three Beautiful Destinations for This Year’s Family Holidays

Family holidays are always something to look forward to, especially when you have had most of the year spent with work and family obligations. But, with so many destinations to choose from, even coming up with a list of top destinations for the whole family to enjoy can be quite a daunting task. Luckily, this travel guide contains a few words of advice to
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