Archive for 'Family Life'
How to keep our little ghosts and goblins out of harms way. If there is one holiday all children seem to love, it’s Halloween, and no wonder. Halloween has just the right mix of spooky fun, [...]
Sitting down for a family meal provides more than just good nutrition. It can provide real quality time for the entire household. When it comes to our children’s nutrition, we usually think more about what our [...]
The benefit of calling a family meeting to order in your home. Family Meetings While family meals are a great way to connect with our kids on a regular basis, they’re not the best time to [...]
The challenge of life with step siblings. Step Siblings When a parent with children remarries another parent with children, a whole new family dynamic is created. Mark Ackerman, author of Does Wednesday Mean Moms House or [...]
A look at the role grandparents play after a couple divorces. Grandparents and Divorce Grandparents play a special role in children’s lives, but when a child’s parents divorce, a grandparent’s role can change. However with the [...]
How to set the rules when kids live in two homes. Divorce and discipline. Discipline and Divorce One of the challenges of divorce is raising children in two different households with two different sets of rules. [...]
A look at just how long it takes for children to adjust to divorce. Adjusting to Divorce No one goes into a marriage hoping for divorce, but sometimes it’s the best choice for a couple. Fortunately, [...]
What scares kids the most about their parents’ divorce? Divorce and Childhood Fears Divorce is a huge life event for a child, and seeing their parents split can bring out some of their biggest fears. But [...]
Why time in the great outdoors brings families closer together. Camping with Kids There’s something about camping as a family that is truly special. Time just seems to slow down when we’re in Mother Nature, and [...]
A few how-to directions when it comes to playing with our kids. Summer Activities The last thing most parents want to see is their child vegging out on the couch all summer, watching TV or playing [...]
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