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Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Assigning Chores for an Orderly Home

Keeping up with household chores is a struggle for almost anyone, but especially for mothers of young children.  Just as soon as a room is tidied or a chore is completed, there is someone or something undoing your hard work.  You could spend all day walking around picking up after your kids- and sometimes that’s exactly what happens! ...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Money Help for those on Low Income

Money for those on a low income can often be hard to come by. If you are without a job, a single parent, a student, senior a disabled person or an artist there are options to get extra help with your income from a number of various sources including government benefit programs, charity grants and even corporate grants. ...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on 4 Reasons Why Investing in Real Estate is Good for Your Family

When you are the head of a family, you are always worrying about family finances. After all, no one can really predict the future. If you suddenly get laid off, or if there’s a financial emergency, your whole family could suffer. Therefore, families should diversify their sources of income to protect finances in case the worst happens. Investing is an excellent option in this regard. You can generate a monthly passive income with little work by investing in a high-yield...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Bored Over Summer? Here are 5 Free Games to Keep You Entertained!

Whilst we like to think of summer as a period choc-full of blissful sunshine, park-bound afternoons and day trips out, often the changeable weather can considerably dampen our best laid plans. If you’ve got kids to keep entertained, dismal weather can truly make summertime a rather tedious one, and buying games and other things to keep the family entertained can burn considerable holes in parents’ pockets. To help, we’ve scoured the internet for the best free...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on We’ll Use Your Kids to Get Your Money

When it comes to the mass production of products and the provision of services on large scale, one cannot help but get the sense that whoever is trying to sell us these things is just out to get us. They want to see just how far they can push the limits with regards to how much they can charge us for giving us as little as they can possibly get away with. I really hate to come across as being cynical in this way, but that’s just how one feels sometimes and you cannot help but...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on 5 Things You Can Do If Your Kids Lock You Out of the House

It might be one of the most stressful things that ever happens to you, but kids locking their parents out of the house happens all the time. If it happens to you, follow this advice. Try Talking to Your Kids The first thing you should do if your kids lock you out of the home is do your best to stay calm and don’t overreact to the situation. Then you should try talking to your kids if this is at all possible. They might have just shut the door by accident. If they don’t...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Tips for Remodelling Your Bathroom

Does your bathroom need remodelling but you are afraid of the costs and overruns on your project? If you plan the project from start to finish as closely as you can before work ever starts, you are more likely to be satisfied with the final result. When planning the project, make sure to include the cost of hiring professionals, such as electricans found via kalahari-electrical.com/buford/ and other websites, to make sure the project is finished to a high standard. Elements such...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on Why Waterproof your Basement

Spring and Winter both can hard on our homes in Ottawa, especially the lower levels. The several feet of snow and then the spring rains often accumulate against the foundation of our homes as well as lower levels of our homes, leading to water penetration and flooding. You may notice that your basement is damp and even may have water present. The foundation may have cracked and is allowing water or moisture to seep into the lower levels of the home or basement. In order to ensure...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on 3 Tips for Designing a Family-Friendly Home

All adults fantasize about building their dream home, equipped with the colors and furnishing of their choice and space for all their hobbies and ideas. However, adults with children may find that their dream home doesn’t exactly line up with what is necessary for raising a family. But with just a few small considerations in mind, anyone’s idea of the perfect residence can fulfill the needs of both the parents and the children. To create the ideal living space for...

Apr 26 2019
by Ella |
Comments Off on 3 Tips for Having Dinner Together As A Family Each Night

Think back for just a minute. Did you grow up having dinner around the family table? Enjoy weeknight meals where everyone caught up on their day? For many American children, the idea of having dinner together as a family is a foreign concept. You might be lucky enough to entice them out with a trip to the best restaurants for dinner you can find, but eating at home might be a bit more of a challenge. With growing evidence showing that children who have dinner with their family...

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