Will Having Another Baby Be Cheaper the Second Time Around?

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In the last few months my husband and I are coming closer and closer to the conclusion that we will likely have another baby. Not for a few more years but if we have any control over the situation we would like to have another. More for the fact that we want our daughter to have a sibling. Both my … [Continue reading]

3 Life Skills Every Child Needs To Learn

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With a two year old at home I won’t have an empty house for a number of years but that doesn’t mean I’m not thinking about the skills she will require to be a self-sufficient young lady when she does eventually leave. A kid I know is getting ready to move out in a few weeks and I’m fairly certain … [Continue reading]

How to Encourage Your Children to Live a Green Life

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Going green is a family endeavor. It can only be successful if every member of the family takes part and does his best. Children learn by example, no … [Continue reading]

4 Tips to Prepare Kids for an At-Home Emergency

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The other day while my husband was at soccer, I was home while my daughter was in bed sleeping. I was prepping meals for the next day which included … [Continue reading]

Is Your Family Prepared For an Emergency?

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Though it's early in the season, we currently have our first hurricane among us. Where I live geographically doesn't get many hurricanes, and when … [Continue reading]

5 Ways Busy Moms Can Find More Time

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As a parent it can feel like you have no time to yourself. You’re juggling working, cooking, cleaning, and of course, taking care of your little … [Continue reading]

What to Get The Graduate in Your Life

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Semesters are coming to a close all across the world. Soon school hallways will be emptying out and summer activities will be ramping up. If you … [Continue reading]

How to Afford Home Improvements

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Many homeowners are attempting a summer makeover this year, to complete much needed works to their property. Whether these are essential works (such … [Continue reading]

How Long Can We Maintain Being a One Car Family?

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When my husband and I moved into our first place, a nice one bedroom apartment, our lease stipulated one vehicle included, anymore and we would have … [Continue reading]

How to Save For a Large Family Purchase

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Having a family is expensive. It doesn't have to be as expensive as some stats would have you believe, but going from a married couple of two to a … [Continue reading]