Better Ways to Handle Back Pain on Your Own

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In many cases, it’s not until you injure a body part that you realize its presence. When a person has a terrible toothache, that one tooth can seemingly consume a person’s entire existence. It’s all they can think about. It’s the same with back pain, only that these types of injuries can put you out […]

Weather Problems? 5 Indoor Activities to Save the Day!

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Mother nature is notorious for being unpredictable, which causes problems when a rain or snow storm keeps the family holed up inside. Creative parents and grandparents know that without serious intervention, they’ll soon hear the dreaded words “I’m bored” coming out of little mouths. Instead of merely turning on a movie or the TV, make […]

What Factors Affect Child Custody Decisions?

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Divorce is typically a challenging time and a period of transition. This can be even harder when there are children involved and each parent wants to have custody. In some cases, child custody decisions can be mediated, but in others, the matter needs to be handled and determined in family court. If you’re going through […]

The “I’m A Super Dad” Starter Kit

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Featured image credit: Calallen Dental The “Super Dad,” the man, the myth, the legend, he brings something extra to the table. He’s unique, he’s equipped, and he’s ready for action. What exactly makes a father a super though? Well, first and foremost, it’s his attention, dedication, and love for his children. Aside from that, it’s the […]

HELP! My Tech-Addicted Family Won’t Talk to Me!

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Technology is everywhere. Smart-phones and tablets are transportable, reasonably priced, and marketed towards every age group. Video games have better graphics than ever, with exciting new game choices and creative ways to play or interact within the game. Computers are lighter, smaller and faster than ever, providing a limitless potential for work, or entertainment. All […]

How to Educate Your Teenager About Drunk Driving

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Alcohol-impaired drivers are the biggest threat we face on the roads. On average, 28 people die in the United States every day due to an alcohol-impaired driver. Teenagers that drive while impaired often face tough penalties. Parents, especially fathers, educating their teenagers about the dangers of alcohol is the first line of defense against drunk […]

How Dads Can Teach Better Money Saving Skills at Home

How Dads Can Teach Better Money Saving Skills at Home

Raising children can seem like an increasingly challenging responsibility, and it is one parents cannot afford to fail. One critical responsibility associated with parenting involves educating children about financial management. Specifically, promoting regular savings habits in children can help them to get their own lives off on the right foot. These are some steps that […]

Working Out: My Top 5 Early Benefits

Working Out: Top 5 Early Benefits

Working Out Week 3 is down! I can’t believe it’s been three weeks already! Honestly this whole working out thing has flown by so far. It’s become part of my life. Strangely enough, it’s part of my life that I actually enjoy! Crazy right? If you had told me before I started my workouts that […]

Week Two: I’m starting to get the hang of this!

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Rough Start Week one was rough! My first day at the gym was leg day. Both sessions that week really tore me apart. Afterwards I was exhausted and weak. For the rest of the week I could barely walk. I struggled to take the stairs. All I wanted to do was sit or lay down. […]

The Ketchup Date

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Alone Time with Kids is Important As a parent, it is of vital importance that we spend quality time with our kids, one-on-one. Spending that alone time with our kids is one of the keys to raising well-rounded and well-equipped children. This parent-kid date is beneficial to both sides. Spending that quality time with your […]