Does decorating the Christmas tree with multiple kids in your house often turn into a disaster, with little ones who end up fighting and crying? Consider these tips for keeping Christmas tree decorating with kids a pleasant and fun time.
Are you estranged from your grown child? As the grown child of a parent from which I was estranged for several years, I'd like to share the methods which enabled my parent to successfully mend our relationship.
Media coverage of gay teens who have committed suicide recently is highlighting the fact that teen suicide among gays is not only climbing at an alarming rate, but also appears to be perpetuated by the epidemic of bullying in our country.
Recent media attention means more restaurant patrons will be paying closer attention to parents who allow their children to disrupt others while eating out. And, more restaurants may begin banning families who refuse to control their children.
If you are interested in teaching your child to behave well in restaurants, consider these methods used by a set of parents whose children regularly get complimented by strangers in restaurants for their noticeably good behavior.
While posts to public Internet message forums cannot all be taken seriously, some posts floating around the Internet concerning Kyron Horman seem to contain some very detailed, albeit alleged, information as to his whereabouts.
With estimates of up to 2 million American kids currently homeschooling, and more parents considering making the switch to homeschooling every year, a personal account of back-to-school time for homeschoolers might be a welcome read.
Trying to help underweight kids gain weight without resorting to just feeding them a lot of junk food, can be a real challenge. Check these tips for healthier ways to help your underweight child consume more calories each day.
These days there are a seemingly endless array of choices when it comes to pencils and handheld sharpeners. When shopping for back-to-school supplies, is one pencil or sharpener any better than another?
Finding healthy snacks to bring into Disneyland and other Disney parks doesn't have to be complicated, inconvenient, or expensive. Consider the following tips for packing healthy snacks into the parks.
Finding effective discipline strategies for your preteen child can be a real challenge at times. If you need ideas for discipline strategies when it comes to your preteen, the following suggestions may be helpful.
Christmas already puts a financial burden on many families each year, and many more will be affected similarly this holiday season. If you need to cut Christmas costs dramatically this year, you may find the following suggestions helpful.
There are pros and cons to any length of stay at the Disneyland Resort, and the following guidelines, based on the 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 day park hoppers currently available, may help you decide what length of stay best suits your group.
Being that the Boise Green Belt is such a popular and much used feature, it would be nicer for everyone involved if those using it could adhere to some simple rules of etiquette and safety. Read ahead for the Do's and Don'ts of the Boise Green Belt!
Watching 4th of July fireworks in Boise, Idaho can either be a great experience or a total disaster. For those who are making plans for watching fireworks in Boise this 4th of July, the following tips can help!
Disneyland can be a lot of fun. However, planning well can mean the difference between a good Disneyland visit and a horrible one. Do yourself a favor and take advantage of these useful time saving tips!
Creating a peaceful homeschool environment can mean the difference between homeschooling success and homeschooling failure. For those trying to create a peaceful homeschool environment, the following tips may be just what you need!
Many people feel safe allowing their children to play outdoors unsupervised. Unfortunately, the place you feel safest may be the one place your children are most at risk of becoming a victim of a child predator or sex offender.
One effect of homeschooling that some homeschoolers who previously had children attending public schools are surprised about themselves, is that their children seem to become closer siblings than they were before.
Heat related illness can be dramatic, and includes headaches, nausea, vomiting, and even loss of consciousness. If you have a child who is highly sensitive to the heat, the following tips for taking them to Disneyland may be helpful to you.
If you are in the process of trying to decide whether or not to get your kids a cat, the following aspects of having a cat in the house with kids are ones that you should likely consider before making your decision.