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Explaining the Death of a Pet To Your Child

Explaining the death of a pet to your child is never an easy discussion. The chances are high that losing a pet may be your...

The Best Organic Dog Food – 4 Best Bets

When I was growing up I'm pretty sure organic dog food didn't exist. Our pooches got whatever was available at the one grocery store...

Gen Zers Will Succeed at Summer Camp Because They’re Wired Differently

Today’s summer camps aren’t what they used to be. They’re now designed to be adventurous, educational, athletic, thought-provoking experiences that help lead children and...

Combine Education and Exercise for Your Kids…and You!

Being a kid involves two things: a thirst for knowledge and a need to move. Yet many parents find it tough to combine the...

4 Ways to Have Fun and Get Fit With the Family

Do you have to poke and prod to drag your kids off the couch and away from their devices? Most parents have been in...

6 Great Toys Your Cat Will Flip For

Felines are naturally independent. Their nature to defy and confuse their owners is part of their charm. Cats are born predators. They love to...

Playtime!! Cat Toys Your Kitty will Love

Finding cat toys your kitty will love is actually harder than you might think. Felines are naturally independent. Their nature to defy and confuse...

10 Great New Picture Books for You & Your Kids

We all heard how important reading to our kids is to help them develop, learn and grow. We've written numerous times about our recommendations books for children of...

Working From Home With Kids – 8 Tips

Some days working from home with kids is a necessity. When you are a parent invariably one kids gets sick and you'll need to...

How to Enjoy Family Vacations without Drama Weapons Lawsuits

Enjoy Family Vacations I recently joined my adult children and their families on a wonderful trip to the Oregon Coast. This is a remarkable achievement...