Mothers Day Gift Suggestions
Looking for great gifts for your Mom or Grandma for Mothers Day? Stop searching - we have put together great Mothers Days gift ideas that you can use for your Mom and Grandma. read more
(Editorial) The Work and Family Balance:It's Time to Work Together
The lack of family-friendly policies is felt by both full-time Moms and employed Moms. Learn Why. read more
Creating A Blended Family: The Doís and Doníts
Are you contemplating blending two families together? Are you planning on marrying someone else with children? If so, check out the ideas in this article. They just may help you create a more satisfying and nurturing blended family. read more
Health Insurance Tips Guide
Sound health is an indispensable feature of every individualís life. No targets and success can be achieved if we or our kids are physically unwell. In order to safeguard this central aspect of our life, health insurance is the need of the hour. Health insurance as we all know is the best way to secure your health against all expected and unexpected problems. Due to this almost every individual seeks to acquire a health insurance policy. read more
Valentines Day for the Frugal Family
At one time, I would have never wanted to share my frugal Valentine Day ideas with anyone. My reason for keeping it to myself? At one time I thought that no one would be interested. After all, we were the only couple not buying each other jewelry, roses, big boxes of chocolates, and lingerie on Valentine's Day, right? Reality check! I have grown up a lot over these last 10 years and I have learned that I am not the only one clipping coupons and cutting my children's hair myself. There are lots of other families out there just like my husband and I, who have to watch our spending. read more
Preparing Children for a Move
Every year, one out of five American families move. One of the most important issues to anyone with kids is their reaction to the news that they're moving, and their adjustment to the new home. Being informed is very important to children. One of the worst mistakes we can make as adults is to assume that kids don't care or won't understand the details. Keeping them "in the loop," consulting them about choices whenever possible, and including them in the family game plan will work wonders toward their adjustment. read more
The Mother's Day Gift That Keeps on Giving - Giving Children Hope
If mothers could work together and could see other chldren as their own would this help promote world peace? Many have had this plan. Through the interaction of women and children there is a common bond. Mothers try to make a better world for their children, but we can make better children for our world. read more
Family Issues - This Medline Plus site provides valuable links to content about family issues, why a family is important, statistics, U.S. law and policy on Family Leave, and more.
The Myth of a Perfect Family - Article on the Myth of a Perfect Family by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Family and Medical Leave Act - Everything you ever wanted to know about the Family and Medical Leave Act by the U.S. Dept. of Labor.
StepFamily Association of America - This is the site of the national, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to successful stepfamily living.
Healing Family Conflicts - Article on resolving family conflicts with family therapy by Mayoclinic.com.
Dealing with Feelings - This site known as KidsHealth.org (Nemours Foundation) provides links to numerous articles for parents and their kids who are in a confused, sad, mad, or glad state. Major categories are: My School, My Home and Family, My Emotions and Behaviors, My Thoughts and Feelings.