Is it Our Rights as Parents to Instill OUR Beliefs in Our Children

One of the most universal bible quotes that likely appeals to parents of all religious backgrounds is, “train up a child in the way he should go, and when he gets older – he will not depart from it!”...

Should Dogs Eat Bones?

The age of tradition giving the dog a bone is now under scrutiny. Should dogs eat bones? Chicken bones, rawhide bones, and bones that are brittle and can break into shreds should absolutely be avoided according to veterinarians who...

Should Cats Drink Milk – Depends if your Cat is Lactose Intolerant

In the movies, cats love a bowl of cold milk. In the real world, giving a cat milk can do more harm than good. While milk might seem like a natural choice for your cat, the truth is that cow’s...

Cat Vomiting – Regurgitation of Food and Liquids

Vomiting describes the expulsion of food from the stomach. It may be related to disorders of the stomach but is a clinical sign that can occur with many diseases and problems. It is not a specific disease or diagnosis...

Raising Twins – Advice from a Mother Who Has Twin Girls

Double the trouble, twice the fun, two times the love, I bet you have your...

Photographing a Child – Getting a Great Picture of Your Children

It seems like everyone has a digital camera these days and whether you are photographing...

Paying Attention at Your Child’s Activities

On any given day, at any given park – at any given children’s activity –...

Parents Must Lead By Example

If you were to group together a bunch of parents and their children in one...

Parenting the Middle Child – The Kid Stuck in the Middle

Somewhere in this world there is a brilliant psychologist that introduced the idea of “the...

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How Often Should You Weigh Yourself?

If you are attempting to lose or gain weight it can be tempting to weigh yourself at every opportunity – but how often should...

Adultery

It can seem so innocent when it starts. A few flirtatious comments, a giggle here and there, and an innocent cup of coffee or...

When Divorce Can be a Good Thing

There is a lovely quote that is credited to Marilyn Monroe that is actually quite insightful coming from a ditsy blonde bombshell. At some...

How Much Should You Tip – The 1, 2, 3’s of...

Typically speaking, when you encounter someone in the service industry – you are normally ‘expected’ (not required) to leave a tip of some sorts....

Tracking Your Money – How are You Spending Your Hard Earned...

How much money do you spend every week on coffee from Starbucks? Do you have any idea how much the short stops into the...

Saving for a Rainy Day – Why you Need to Put...

Saving for a rainy day implies that you are saving money in case some significant unexpected expense pops up. The majority of American families...