Browsing Category: Family Life

How to Choose a College or University

How to Choose a College or University

Take a minute to think about all key life decisions. The chances are high that picking the right academic institution will enter the top 10 since it affects your further success one way or another. Thus, high school students should treat this moment seriously enough because their professional development may greatly depend on this aspect. […]

Fred Bowen's Soccer Trophy Mystery Giveaway

Fred Bowen’s Soccer Trophy Mystery Giveaway

Award-winning author and Washington Post KidsPost Sports Columnist (“The Score”) Fred Bowen is back with more soccer action—and a new mystery—in Soccer Trophy Mystery (Peachtree Publishing; ISBN: 978-1-68263-078-5; Ages 7-12; 144 pages), the newest addition to the popular tween Fred Bowen Sports Story Series. His many action-packed novels speak to the hearts and minds of young sports lovers, and he demonstrates know-how […]

5 Tips to Safely Celebrate Halloween with Your Pets

5 Tips to Safely Celebrate Halloween with Your Pets

(Family Features) Whether heading to a party, celebrating on social media or greeting little ghouls and goblins at home, getting the entire family – including the four-legged family members – involved in the Halloween festivities can be the biggest treat of all. However, it’s important to take some precautions to avoid spooking your pets, particularly […]

How to Help Your Child Succeed in School

How to Help Your Child Succeed in School

The success of your kids in school depends on many things apart from books. For them to prosper in schools, they have to study, understand and remember information, think freely, ask questions, and have a sense of competence. Do you know parenting roles play an essential part in their education? How can you help them […]

Clever DIY Backpacks for Kids & Adults

15 Clever DIY Backpacks for Kids & Adults

Back to school time is full of all kinds of decisions, and one of the biggest is the Choosing of the Backpack. After all, this is a large contraption that kids carry around with them all day long. No matter what they are wearing or doing, their backpack is usually one of the most noticeable […]

Energetic Cat Breeds for Your Home

Energetic Cat Breeds for Your Home

The choice of a pet is often a matter of preference while some would like independent, calm and relaxed pets suitable for apartment life pets like most cat breeds some would prefer more energetic cats that enjoy outdoor activities such as taking a walk and playing games like fetch.  Contrary to popular belief not all […]

How to Talk to Your Child About Drugs

How to Talk to Your Child About Drugs

Talking about drugs can be awkward, especially if there’s a history of substance use disorders in your family. It’s no surprise many parents would rather say nothing and hope that their child figures it out for themselves. However, for better or worse, drug use is part and parcel of wider American culture. Sooner or later, […]