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Preparing Your Loved Ones With Aflac’s Cancer Protection Assurance

This post was sponsored by Aflac as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central, and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Cancer is that big ugly word that has affected us all in some way, shape or form. Whether you’ve battled cancer personally or...
Posted On 06 Jun 2018

Empty Nesters: 5 Reasons to Downsize Your Home

You may have a home that’s too big for you now that your kids have moved out of the house. Downsizing is something that you seriously need to consider. There are lots of advantages to living in a smaller home. Here are just a few of the reasons that it may be time to downsize....
Posted On 21 May 2018

Preparing For A Cremation

When a family member dies, it is difficult to bring ourselves to start planning a good send off. In the early stages of grief we likely don’t want to admit that they are gone, and the idea of burying or cremating them is too much to bear. If you are in charge of planking a...
Posted On 04 May 2018

4 Things Your Mother-in-Law Suite Needs to Keep Visiting Family Happy

It’s really convenient to have a mother-in-law suite so that you can entertain overnight guests. A mother-in-law suite works perfectly because it gives your guests a sense of privacy. It’s also nice because you won’t feel like your guests are living on top of you in a small...

Signs You’re Ready to Get a Pet Together

Getting a pet is a big deal. A lot of people don’t treat it that way, but it really is. I mean you are promising to care for another life after all, which. Not only that, but you will come to love your new pet so much that it’s unreal. That’s why you should be absolutely certain...
Posted On 08 Apr 2018

AdultProofing: How To Make Your Home Safe For Your Elders

There comes a time in life when you many be considering having your elderly parent move in with you. When faced with the often concerning realities and soaring costs of care homes, it’s not a surprise that many of us look at the option of creating a multi-generational family home...
Posted On 25 Mar 2018

How To Keep Your Parents Safe

As we grow up and get older, certain dynamics tend to change. Now we’re an adult, we’re the ones that have to be responsible and more sensible. But not only that, we’re also the ones that start looking after our own parents as they may no longer be as able to do...
Posted On 05 Mar 2018

Family First: Where to go When Your Loved Ones are Being Hurt

Abuse of the elderly can happen to anyone, anywhere – even in a nursing home. According to statistics, between four and ten percent of seniors aged 65 and above experience abuse at least once a year, and more than 3 million individuals in the United States experience neglect or...
Posted On 01 Mar 2018

Remaining Civil and Moving On Following a Divorce

You meet your soulmate, you travel the world, you buy your house, you have kids, you go on vacation, and you settle into your lives ready to stick together until the day you die, preferably lying beside one another in bed and holding hands. That is the fairytale that many people...
Posted On 22 Feb 2018

Why Fish are the Perfect Pets

For every 1000 households in the USA, there are approximately 7,738 pet fish, and that isn’t really surprising because fish make the perfect pets for so many reasons. If you’re looking for a pet that’s fairly low-maintenance, interesting to be around and which will fit in with...
Posted On 20 Feb 2018

How To Encourage Your Child to Participate in More Sport

Sport should be more than just a simple way to pass time after school. After all, it can help you to teach your child the importance of teamwork and it can also help them to really strengthen their bones and even their muscles. It reduces the chance of them becoming obese and it...
Posted On 20 Feb 2018

5 Heart-Healthy Family Activities for American Heart Month

In honor of American Heart Month in February, I wanted to share five heart-healthy, entertaining family activities that parents and kids alike can enjoy together – plus they’re a wonderful reminder for us to take care of our hearts and the hearts of those we love this month and...
Posted On 14 Feb 2018

What to Say to Your Teen When They Ask for a Motorcycle

As a parent of a teenager, their safety should be of utmost concern to you. When they start driving, they need to be minded as much as possible. It’s possible your teen doesn’t want a car. They might want something a bit more dangerous. If your teen asks for a motorcycle, you...
Posted On 13 Feb 2018