Parenting

Frugal Christmas Party Ideas

Frugal Christmas Party Ideas So it’s your turn to have the family over for Christmas lunch this year, or perhaps you got excited and invited all your friends and neighbours round for some festive fun ...

This Twitter Thread About Family Traditions Is Absolutely Heartwarming

These responses will make you cry happy tears Most of us have a certain love or hobby that we can tie directly back to a family member. Maybe it’s a favorite show, a homemade dessert, or secret ...

This Brilliant Idea Makes Kids Feel Loved When They Need It Most

It all started with an email from my 8th grader’s guidance counselor, asking parents if they would submit a handwritten note of encouragement for their kids. A note from a parent, she said, could make...

80 Best-Selling Foods You Can Sell at Fetes and Fairs

Everyone loves something sweet, and the school fete is the time that people will rush to the homemade section to buy up big! I love the feel of fetes and fairs. It makes me feel like a kid. Everything...

Abortion Now Legal in Queensland

Abortion Now Legal in Queensland The ‘Termination of Pregnancy’ Bill was passed in Queensland Parliament last night via a conscience vote.  It has now been removed from the criminal code. The Bill all...

These Are The Coziest Fall Sweaters On Amazon Right Now

Say it with us: SWEATER WEATHER While saying goodbye to summer isn’t always easy, one of the *best* things about fall is hands-down the sweater weather that accompanies it. Because who can’...

The Rules Of Naming A Royal Baby

There’s a new royal baby on the way (squeeee!) and some of us (raises hand) are a little excited about it. Not everyone may share in the enthusiasm, but if you’re a fan of the British royal family, yo...

My Children Are Never Allowed To Play Unsupervised, And Here’s Why

A nine-year-old black boy goes to the store with his family. They walk past the check-out counter where a white woman is standing. And the next thing you know, the woman is claiming the boy grabbed he...

How to Easily Get Great Deals

Frequent visitors of my blog will know how eager I am to find money saving solutions in every area of my life. No matter what you do, sometimes it seems like there’s never enough money left at the end...