Vacuous Vacuum: Five Reasons Your Vacuum Keeps Breaking

Editor’s note: I know this article isn’t directly relevant to parenting, but I couldn’t resist running it, especially based on reason number one. With 4 boys, I’ve had more than my fair share of items being used for other than their intended purposes. Everyone has a vacuum in the house, but there are plenty of […]

Teach Your Children About Home Maintenance: Five Fun Ideas

Children love to participate in real home repairs and maintenance. Allowing them to shadow you while you do routine maintenance chores around the house will be more exciting to them than you might imagine. You’ll also help them to become more self-reliant for those times when you aren’t available and they can help to avert […]