Any parent knows that the territory comes with certain hardships and burdens they wouldn’t wish on anybody. Pregnancy, giving birth, raising a toddler, and trying to manage a full-time job while raising children are some of the most memorable experiences for many parents. Still, as children age, empty nest syndrome is equally challenging. While having your children go to college is a great accomplishment, it also leaves you alone. Use this short guide to sending your child off to college to help ease the transition.Read more
Over time, furniture can be exposed to wear and tear. Once your furniture starts to get noticeably damaged, you may think about throwing it away. But this needn’t have to be the only option. There could be ways of putting your furniture to further use. Below are three solutions as to what to do with your old damaged furniture.Read more
With the seasons changing from summer to fall and cooler weather starting to arrive in parts of the world, it’s easier to head outside without melting into a puddle. One great activity with which you can embrace the comfortable autumn weather is camping. If you or your family have a camping trip (or several) planned this season, then you’ll want to keep reading for all the must-have gear for your next camping trip.Read more
Everyone dreads a visit to the dentist, especially your children. The poking and prodding from sharp tools along with loud drilling noises should be motivation enough for your little ones to keep a clean mouth, but when they’re young, it’s our responsibility as parents to help. Preventative care can alleviate the stress of a dentist appointment, so here are five tips for protecting your children’s teeth early on.Read more
Omg, y’all it’s legit Fall!! Bring on the Pumpkin Spice Latte (PSL), boots, flannels, sweaters, apple picking, pumpkin patches, pumpkin pies, apple pies, cinnamon & sugar doughnuts, apple fritters, fall festivals, corn mazes, hayrides, and so much more! Fall is when the Midwest shines, but don’t blink, it goes by fast, so tag friends and make plans now! Here is this year’s Toledo Fall Family Fun Guide….
It is always advised that you call ahead and double check that nothing has changed before visiting any orchard, farm, etc.
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When you send your kids back to school, you want them to feel prepared. After all, school is a bit challenging for your young ones, but a little preparation can help make the experience easier and more enjoyable for them. To prepare for the school year, check out these essential back-to-school items for your kids.Read more
Are you interested in decreasing your carbon footprint? The number of greenhouse gases your home and family contribute to is measured as your carbon footprint. There are many different sources of these emissions, both directly from your home and personal activities and through the production of the goods and services your family uses. If you want to reduce the number of emissions your household produces, there are several simple ways to do it.Read more
With thoughtful presentation, anyone can cover up the tell-tale signs of home defects, and many homebuyers have found themselves stuck with a surprise fixer-upper. Here’s an essential home inspection checklist for first-time home buyers.Read more
Soft, delicate fabrics are fun and beautiful pieces that add a luxurious touch to your crafting projects. These fabrics are versatile, from specialty garments to kids’ wear, yet can intimidate many crafters due to their slippery quality. They can get caught in your sewing machine or take damage when using the wrong techniques. Here are the best tips to remember when sewing with delicate fabrics, so you know what to expect during your new project.Read more