Latest articles with tag 'parenting'
5 money saving tips for families
Life can get expensive when you have a family, especially when there are quite a few of you. Spending doesn’t have to be outrageous though, careful planning can make sure that your family spending stays sensible.There are lots of ways that families can save money, but I’ve included five ideas here for starters.
Does work-life balance exist for parents?
Work-life balance – one of those phrases we hear a lot these days.How much do you think about the ways you work and how you balance the different commitments in your life?
Top 20 parental stress triggers
As amazing as being a parent can be, we know that parenting can also be incredibly stressful at times. Are there particular situations you find yourself in as a parent that you find particularly stressful? Do you know what your stress triggers are? Have they changed over time?
Protecting your family from Flu this winter
It’s that time of year again when doctor’s surgeries open up there doors for specific Flu clinics to vaccinate all those considered most at risk as winter approaches.
Are your everyday tasks taking you longer with children?
Do you ever find your normal day-to-day tasks taking longer, much longer, now you have children? All the time right? Even simple things like just getting in the car can take so much longer with children in tow. Having children means everyday tasks take up to TWICE as long, a study has found.
Confessions of sleep deprived parents
Sleep deprivation is a killer isn’t it? I mean actual torture! Being sleep deprived is not just about feeling a bit tired, it’s way more than that as any parent will well know. Has sleep deprivation ever made you do anything odd?
But what if…? A guide to managing difficult parenting situations
Parenting is hard work, it’s no secret, but how do you mange those tricky situations you can find yourselves in and still come out a winner?
5 ways to put a ‘spring’ in your step
According to a survey by One Poll, 41% of us find that the long, dark evenings, leave us feeling sluggish. The long winter months can sometimes feel like they are going on forever. We’ve had snow in spring for goodness sake!