Living Off the Grid: 4 Things You Can Do to Help Your Family Sustain Themselves After a Disaster

Disaster can strike suddenly and without prior warning. Because of this it is important to plan ahead. Think of a scenario where basic services such as water, gas, phone lines and electricity were cut off. Do you know what you would do? There are four basic steps to preparing a disaster plan in case your […]

7 Tips to Beat the “I Don’t Have Time for Exercise, I have Children” Excuse

Whether you’re a full time mum or trying to juggle work and kids, making time for exercise can seem like a very distant notion. As a parent, your goals seem to get pushed aside. Caring for your family, housework, a job, marriage and cooking healthy meals are close to the only priorities in your life, […]

Safe Travels: Six Things You Can Do To Keep Your Family Safe On The Road

Family vacations are often a much-anticipated trip that creates lasting memories, especially during the many hours spent on the road. However, road trips come with a certain degree of risk. These tips can help anyone keep their family safe on the road, whether they are traveling far or going to the store: Emergency Kit Essential […]

Building a Better Student: How Come?

My son is an adult, a mature, responsible young man who makes me proud on a daily basis. That’s why it’s funny to think back and remember him as a spirited seven-year-old, a kid who would’ve played football, baseball, and Nintendo all day long, if given the chance. Maybe a quick break for some mac […]

How To Reduce Parental Stress in 5 Steps

In today’s busy society, parenting is a challenge. Eliminating daily activities may be the easiest way to relieve the stress and worry they cost. Unfortunately, this is easier said than done because they play a vital role in family survival. For instance, most parents must work, and their children must attend school. Although few responsibilities […]

Top Cell Phone Plans for the Entire Family

Editor’s note: When I received this article, I was a bit puzzled because I’d not heard of Bell. I am told that these plans are available in the US as well as in Canada (apologies to my overseas readers), which makes it an interesting company to research. Cell phone plans are so often crazy expensive! […]