How Dads can Prepare for a Baby

Dads have to give a mum maximum material, moral, psychological and physical support to enable her to get through the pregnancy. It not a question of how much money the dad has to contribute towards the baby’s feature in regards to the basics of life, but the dedication and commitment of being the Dad that […]

Essentials of an awesome playroom for everyone to enjoy

At one point, you will find it boring to go out or, monotonous to do the things that you love most. With so much going on in life and so much to do in so short a time, sitting idle becomes a no-option. You wouldn’t want your head to burst, would you? Here is an […]

Parenting never changes – A funny little story

Kids are like boomerangs; they keep coming home. Daughter recently went through a relationship break up and moved back in the with me. Only three weeks later and she is out on a date. I woke up to be poked in the leg @ 3.30 am: “Mum, wake up!” Very drowsy I opened my eyes […]

6 Great Places to pop the question in New York

There cannot be a better place to pop the question other than the greatest city in the world, New York. In its centuries of existence, New York has stolen the show from classic Europe by being a modern city fusing the old and the new. The majestic beauty, the racial tolerance and integration, the street […]

We’re switching from Apple to Google. Here’s why.

As an Apple Family with two MacBook Pros, an AppleTV, two iPhones, and a few discontinued iPods, we enjoy our devices to the fullest and have taken advantage of what these products offer. We’re a techie family, but we’re not Apple die-hard fans. We simply figured out what would work best for us and went […]

What is time well worth?

Often, dads believe they are doing their best as a parent by working to put food on the table and buying clothes and other necessities for their kids, maintaining the house their kids live in, cutting the yard for the kids to play in, etc. But, what about actually being with your family? A good […]

Top 5 Ways to be Irreplaceable and Why to Avoid Them

Becoming irreplaceable at your job is a great way to secure your job, right? On the surface, it seems entirely logical that if you are the only one who can do a job, then your company HAS to keep you for that job. Sure. While there indeed are positives to being indispensable, there are some […]

Complete Love

Not all romantic relationships can be considered to possess complete love. It was Yale University psychology professor Robert Sternberg whose famous Triangular Theory expounded upon the three integral components of love. First of all, a couple must exhibit Intimacy, which is described as the closeness and openness between them. This is exemplified in best friends who […]

Is Teaching Critical Thinking Skills Important?

Teaching critical thinking skills is imperative to a child’s development. Education today needs to focus more on critical thinking, creativity, and curiosity in order to prepare children for the jobs of the future. In today’s technological and rapidly changing world, children need to be able to assimilate data and demonstrate critical thinking skills versus repeating […]

Does Technology Benefit Young Children’s Education?

Parents are constantly struggling with limits on their children’s tablets, mobile phones, computers, and TVs. There has to be a balance between technology and entertainment and education.   As parents, all of us have fought the battle with our kids as they are absorbed into a video game or movie on an iPad, tablet or […]

Raising Eager Readers

Inspire your little ones to love reading It can be difficult for parents to know exactly when to start teaching their children how to identify colors and numbers or when the right time is to start reading to them. However, the earlier parents begin reading to their kids, the better prepared they can be once […]

Things ‘NOT’ to do on a First Date

When it comes to dating, there is a lot of information floating about the web about what you should do- how to dress, what to talk about, where to go, what to eat-and while such information is actually correct, the best time to be truly yourself is on a first date. Since the first date […]