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    Family Fun Ideas For Everyone

    If you’re looking for some family fun ideas that everyone in your family would enjoy, it’s time to start thinking about giving the gift of experiences rather than “things”. While opening up perfectly wrapped presents might seem like a lot of fun, it’s no secret that the “rush” of the gift is gone and forgotten […]

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    How To Save Money For Your Families Future

    Saving for your families future can be a tricky process. The cost of living seems to be rising at an increasingly fast rate, and it’s becoming harder and harder to find employment with a wage that can provide you with considerable amounts of disposable income. Fortunately, it is possible to save money for the sake […]

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    A Big Happy Family

    The Rise of Multigenerational Households Life today is not much like The Waltons, with a bevvy of mischievous but overall well-behaved kids running around barefoot outdoors, while a wise old grandmother and a grandpa with a twinkle in his eye keep watch. Few of us end our days with listening to our kids and our […]

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    5 Ways to foster a connection between Kids and Grandparents

    When your children were still young, you might have spent time daydreaming about them eventually sharing a magical connection with their grandparents. Perhaps you envisioned grandma sitting on the porch swing telling them stories or grandpa taking them out in the yard for a game of catch. As your kids grew up and reality set […]

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    Use Aromatherapy to Be Present as Summer Holidays Ends

    This post was made possible by Scentered; a company that offers a unique range of 100% natural, portable Aromatherapy Balms and Candles. Please show your appreciation by visiting their website, and following them on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. For the rest of August, you can enter for a chance to win one of their amazing aromatherapy balms. Look for […]

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    5 healthy habits of a supportive parent

    It’s too easy to forget to make time for the things that really matter in life. Life can be full-on – and being a parent isn’t the easiest job in the world – something that you don’t find out until you actually are one! Here are some small things you can do to make a […]

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    ‘Thank you for adopting me’, words one mum will never forget

    With Mother’s Day approaching, one of Barnardo’s adoptive mums has shared her inspiring story in the hopes of encouraging other families to welcome a vulnerable child into their lives. Louisa, 47, from Birmingham, works in a school and had seen how children in care flourish when they find their forever families. When her sons left […]

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    5 Tips to Prevent the Parent Burnout

    Feeling stressed out and exhausted is a normal part of parenthood- a lot more parents experience this on a daily basis than they’d admit. But what isn’t normal is you waking up in the morning, unable to get out of bed and feeling like every inch of your body is fatigued- that’s burnout, and yes, […]

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