When should you allow your child to get a cell phone? 

When your child is between 10 and 12, they decide that they just have to have a cell phone. If they cannot text and talk to their friends, their social life is “ruined.” Although not completely true, you can go with it because that is the...

When Is the Best Time to Shop for Back-to-School Items?    

Most parents take their kids back-to-school shopping in August of each month. This is when many items go on sale. Pencils, notebooks, folders, kids backpacks and more seem to be marked...

New Law Aims at Helping Grandparents Raising Grandkids 

In a move we rarely get to see these days, both party’s members of Congress came together to pass a piece of legislation that would help grandparents taking care...

New Parents Often Forget These Childproofing Steps

New parents are almost always in a state of, “Are we forgetting something?” That feeling starts early as you baby proof your home, and then it shows up nearly...

Want to Write a Children’s Book? Here’s How to Start

If you’re a parent who’s always wanted to be a writer, or if you’re a long-time writer who wants to try something new, you might have considered writing a...

Is Technology a Boon or Bane for Our Kids?

People often say that the human race is not getting any smarter but we are just technologically advancing. But how true is that? Isn’t the technology is discovered or...

Tips For Using Plumber’s Tape

Threaded plumbing joints require watertight sealing to avoid dripping. Plumber’s tape, also known as Teflon tape, assists in creating watertight seals on them. It...