Being a parent means juggling family life, both with your own spouse and children as well as parents, in-laws and other relatives.
Here are tips on family issues and family life.
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Family Life Articles:
Surviving the Holiday Season
Hints & Tips To Help You Keep Your Xmas Cheer!
on: Wed 12 of Dec, 2007 [21:20 UTC]
Most of us look forward to the upcoming holiday season with joy, the prospect of gift giving, family fun and parties a highlight in the cold and dark months of winter. How many of us find, however, that the reality is more stressful, and far from the “goodwill to all men” than was anticipated?
Things to Know Before you go to the ER
Control the Situation with These Tips
on: Sat 06 of Oct, 2007 [22:33 UTC]
Bringing your child to the ER can be very stressful. There is an unexpected feeling that goes with it. Use these hints to take control and stay calm.
Couples and kids: Pulling together or tug of war
How to stop competing with your partner for your kid´s affections.
on: Mon 17 of Sep, 2007 [10:16 UTC]
Just last week, one of lifes little idiosyncrasies rose its ugly head, and I was forced to stop and think a while. I had just day been complaining to my long suffering mother about the fact I never seemed to have any time to myself without the children. Time to do those all important but non-essential tasks….shaving both legs, finishing the book you started 10 months ago, or buying feminine products without getting the third degree from an overly-curious 7 year old.
Explaining Divorce or Separation to Children
Helping Children Cope During a Divorce
on: Fri 14 of Sep, 2007 [10:26 UTC]
To most divorcing parents, telling their children is the one task they dread more than anything, fearing anger, confusion and a possible backlash of emotion in what is already a very emotive time. There is also the thought that how they break the news will affect their children in the long term.
Praising your Children
Learn how much praise is good for your child.
on: Sun 02 of Sep, 2007 [20:24 UTC]
Being a parent you can become addicted to praising your child. But praising them all the time may be doing more harm than good. If you praise every little thing they expect praise all the time. How can we help them without harming them?
Keeping Yourself Organized
Keeping organized is a battle in itself!
on: Sun 26 of Aug, 2007 [16:05 UTC]
When you are trying to keep yourself organized you need to train yourself to do things differently. This means you actually have to make an effort to not do the same things you have been doing every day.
Things to do before Summer is Over
Do these things with your children before summer ends.
on: Sat 25 of Aug, 2007 [00:58 UTC]
The summer is slipping away fast. There is still time to get the summer fun in.
Keep Your Family Organized
Use these simple tools to help you keep track of the family.
on: Tue 31 of Jul, 2007 [20:58 UTC]
A family has so much going on all the time. And as a mom you have timetables to follow, dates to remember, games to show up to and appointments to keep . There is a way to keep all this information in one place.
Divide the Household Chores
Solving the Endless Division of Duties Fight Between Husband, Wife and Kids
By: Kelby Carr
on: Sat 23 of Jun, 2007 [02:19 UTC]
If you're fighting with your husband, wife or kids constantly over household chores, it's time to take control of the situation. You can have a cleaner house, and fewer fights, by establishing a fair division of duties between everyone in the family. Here are tips on dividing household chores fairly.
Benefits of Creating a Family Web Site
By: Judy Lin
on: Wed 06 of Jun, 2007 [01:09 UTC]
It’s not everyday that we can find the time that we want to spend with our families. With all the demands in life, long working hours, and taking care of domestic affairs, family can sometimes take a temporary backseat. But, new technology on the Web today can revive the importance of family and highlight extraordinary moments with family Web sites.