6 Ways to Fix a Sexless Marriage Before It's Too Late

When you first meet someone and pass the courting stage you will probably enter a period where you enjoy sex at every opportunity you get, this could be daily or twice daily.  However, every couple experiences a reduced need for sex as the relationship becomes more comfortable.  This does not mean the love has gone, rather that the time available has reduced.  Commitments at work and at home will often drain you physically and emotionally leaving very little time Read more

What to Do if Your Teenager or Young Adult Has a Drug Problem

Drug addiction can happen at any age, and nobody is exempt from the risk of becoming an addict. Teenagers may become addicted to drugs for a number of different reasons, whether they started trying a drug simply to experiment or have fun or as a result of more serious underlying issues such as depression, anxiety or chronic stress. If your teenager is using drugs and continues to use them despite the real risks of harmful consequences, you may need Read more

8 Surprising Reasons Why You Wake Up Tired

We humans need our sleep. Most of us feel at our best when we have had around seven hours of uninterrupted sleep. We then wake up full of the joys of life, ready to face the world. It is a different story if you haven’t slept well. You wake up feeling like death, hollow-eyed and groggy, and then spend the rest of the day fighting to stay awake. Everyone has a few bad nights here are there, usually when kids Read more

Women’s Guide to Anti-Aging Skin

You can never start too early to prevent your skin from showing signs of ageing. What you need is the right skincare and lifestyle tips to send them packing. Here are some tips to help you save face. Pack Your Moisturizer No matter what moisturizer you use, anything that will soften your skin will go the distance to giving you supple skin that is less likely to show wrinkles. However, there are some ingredients that will make your skin even softer, Read more

5 Beauty Apps Every Mom Needs

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It’s a truth for mothers that there are going to be days when brushing our hair or putting on mascara seems to be miraculous. We have all joked about not using the restroom alone since our kids were born and our lack of personal space. Among all the diaper changes, carpools, naptimes, laundry, and practices who has time to devote to a beauty regime? Read more

8 Fitness Tips for Stay-At-Home Moms

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Motherhood is anything but easy. With all the frenzy involved in raising the kids, it can be difficult for moms to find some alone quiet time for themselves. Indulging in fitness activities can seem like a distant dream.

Can you recall the last time you visited the gym or went for a brisk walk in order to stay fit? Whether it is 5 a.m. or 5 p.m., you’ve probably got your kids lingering around you every minute along with an entire household to manage. However, in no way does this imply that you have to bid adieu to your dream of getting back in good shape.

Here are eight fitness tips that will help you stay fit while managing your demanding timetable. Read more

Adult Skills You Need to Teach Your Children

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Many people look at today’s young adults, and they notice some disturbing trends: they don’t know how to adult. Scratch that — WE don’t know how to adult. I have to say “we” because I am included; I am a millennial who is having a hard time with the adult thing.

While some of the adult troubles are economy based (hello stagnant wages and skyrocketing cost-of-living), there are many adult skills we were simply not taught and instilled with when we were growing up. Understanding money, taxes, insurance, car emergencies, and general accountability for different responsibilities are just some of the things that many young adults are struggling with to varying degrees.

As a parent, you are responsible for preparing your children for their futures. Teaching them to be able to navigate some of the more complex aspects of adulthood should be of utmost importance so they can be successful in their everyday adult lives. Read more

Practical Ways to Save for a Home

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One of the biggest life milestones you can achieve is buying your own home. The accomplishment represents financial stability, maturity and moving towards a bigger picture of how you want to live—which can mean the world when you have a family to raise. Saving money for this big endeavor is not the easiest task, but the following tricks of the home-owning trade can get you well on your way to purchase. Read more

4 Strategies to End Sleep Struggles

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When your child was a newborn, you totally took for granted how easy it was for him to fall asleep anytime, anywhere and to sleep through nearly anything. My, how things have changed. Now bedtime is often filled with protest and struggle, fighting sleep at every turn.

Here are a few strategies to help bring back the peace to bedtime. Read more

How Smart Home Tech Can Improve Your Household

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When you see advertisements for home smart devices like Amazon Alexa or Google Home, you might wonder if they aren’t just a fad for techno-geeks. They look sleek, but do they have any practical home use beyond than playing your music or answering silly queries? Others may well worry that they will need a technician or one of the kids learn how to use it – or even that the device will misinterpret or capture sensitive personal information.

While certain concerns regarding “smart” home tech are prudent to consider (in the way one shouldn’t over-share online) much of today’s latest home technology is merely a foretaste of the tech that’s to come. Linking together your thermostat, your refrigerator, and your home security system may still sound like a science fiction movie that doesn’t end well, but it really can save you money while also making many aspects of family life more convenient. The best part is, most if it is controlled from your phone or tablet device, so you already carry this remote control wherever you go. Read more

Summer Tutoring: How to Choose the Best Option for Your Child

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Ah, summer. The time of late mornings, unscheduled play, and no frustrating homework sessions. But what if your child needs a little extra help to keep up with classmates next year? Summer tutoring isn’t necessary for every child, but it can be a wise decision for many families. Read more

The Dangers of a Rat Infestation

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Pet rats are rather cute. Rats are intelligent creatures and very friendly when tame. They are less likely to bite than gerbils and hamsters, so if your child is looking for a new pet, a domestic rat is a good choice. Wild rats, on the other hand, are not half as cute. An infestation of rats in your home is never a good thing, so if you suspect Mr. Rattus Rattus and his extended family have taken up residence in your outbuildings, garage, attic or basement, you have a legitimate cause for concern. Read more

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