8 of the Best Outdoor Games for Family Fun thumbnail

Outdoor games are the perfect way of having fun with family and friends as well keeping active and healthy. Here some of my favorite outdoor games for you to enjoy..

How To Handle Difficult Teenagers In Your Life thumbnail

Whether the teenagers in your life are your children, your students, your nieces or nephews, or your neighbors, you’ve got your work cut out for you. These tips will help you to handle difficult teenagers and remain sane..

Four Ways to Boost Your Emotional Intelligence thumbnail

We often hear about boosting our IQ, but what about emotional intelligence? Is it important to our wellbeing? What will it do for you in your life? Read on to learn what EQ can do for you..

5 Ways to Cope as a Single Parent thumbnail

Being a single parent is a challenge, but just as with any type of parenting, the rewards are numerous. All parenting has its challenges, but single parents face a unique set of circumstances that takes special navigation. With a little planning, you can make these challenges less intimidating..

Fatherless Day

Father’s Day is a wonderful day to celebrate the men in our lives who deserve applause and honor. For a family without a father, however, it can be very painful and is a yearly reminder of the loss already experienced by them..

5 Single Parent Secrets to Raising Happy, Healthy Children thumbnail

Many amazing adult children of single parent homes have proven this myth as untrue. So what can you as a single parent do to ensure that your children will be one of the success stories?

Motherless Day

Mother’s Day is a loved holiday for many families. It becomes a painful reminder, however, for those who are missing their mother. Here are some ways to celebrate Mother’s Day when your children do not have a mother for whatever reason..

Platonic Parenting: How to Make it Work for You and Your Children thumbnail

Platonic parenting – what is it and how does it work? This may be a new term, but it has certainly soared in popularity in recent years. Here is an overview of platonic parenting, and how to decide if it may be the right way of parenting for you and your family..

Single parent with child

There are a few huge misconceptions that threaten to cause misunderstandings between single parents and their friends, family and others who fail to realize how wrong they are. Here are some of the biggest misconceptions, and the truths that we can use to battle the lies..

After school activities

As your child grows and becomes interested in activities, it will be up to you to help guide them in choosing the right ones for them. How can you decipher what is a good idea and what is not, as far as classes go? Here are a few guidelines to help you along your way..