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

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

Home Upgrades for the Single Parent

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There are a lot of worries associated with being a single parent. Are your kids OK? What happens if they need to be picked up from school? Do you make enough money to support your family with one income? It’s a lot to handle. While there are plenty of things to stress over, your home shouldn’t be one of them. Here are a few home upgrades that will make your life a little easier: Read more

9 Intriguing Benefits of Gardening (INFOGRAPHIC)

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Very few people will get bored “bonding” with nature. Were it not for other responsibilities, some people would rather spend all their mornings or afternoons in their little/large gardens admiring and taking pride in what their efforts have rewarded them with. If you love fresh fruits and vegetables, why not plant some?  If there is a particular way that you love your lawn done, why give instructions when you can do it perfectly and ripe other benefits while doing it? If you love flowers, why not plant them if you have the space? And, you don’t even have to wonder how you will go about any gardening activity as WonderlandGardens got you covered in every gardening aspect. Read more

Three Top Tips to Help You Choose the Perfect Engagement Ring

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Popping the question and finally tying the knot with your significant other is a momentous occasion that certainly calls for celebration. However, before you can get started, you’ll need to pick out the perfect engagement ring that you can use to ask your significant other to become your spouse. Choosing an engagement ring is no easy task; your partner will likely be wearing it on her finger for the rest of her life, so you’ll need to make sure that it’s a style she loves, a good fit, and made of a durable material that will last a long time. But with so much choice available, making the perfect choice isn’t easy unless you know exactly what she wants! If you’re hoping to surprise her, then here are some top tips to make it happen. Read more

How To Nurture Your Child’s Growing Brain

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They say it all roots back to our childhood. It’s our very first years that define our personality, temper, habits, and interests. That’s why it is so important for young parents to nurture their little kids not only physically, but also mentally. As both experience and studies confirm, activities associated with brain development help little kids grow up stronger, smarter, and more creative. Read more