Make Head Lice History

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When you are a parent, there are certain things that happen which are enough to send shivers down your spine. You don’t like to think of your children ever getting head lice, but it is something that is almost par for the course; these little bugs go almost hand in hand with childhood, and are synonymous with growing up. You’ll be hard pressed to find somebody who hasn’t ever had head lice at some point in their life, and some university/college students are finding it to be an unwelcome invasion when they start their first year of higher education and start living with different people. So just how to we help with the prevention of these unwanted parasites and make sure that everybody’s head remains completely clear? Continue reading →

Beat the Summer Heat While You Sleep

With summer almost in full swing, the temperatures are rising and we’re waking up from bed feeling a lot hotter than usual. This is natural for summer weather, and we’re either sweating like pigs from covering ourselves at night or we wake up a little chilly because our air conditioning or fan was blowing on us the entire night. Whatever you try, it’s hard to strike the right balance between the temperatures and more often than not, sleeping in the summer can become an incredibly uncomfortable experience. So to help you stay cool (but not too cool) at night, here are a couple of useful tips.

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Taking Your Kids Out And About In Summer

Summer is the perfect time to get your kids out and about. After being stuck inside thanks to winter and the cold it brings, and possibly being contained indoors due to the pollen epidemics that come with every spring and the thawing of the winter ice – summer is finally a time with balanced weather. It means you can go out to the park, out to the beach, out on vacation without the weather disrupting your plans. Of course, the rain will still have a part to play, with surprise showers, but you can bank on it being mostly sunny during the summer months. That means you can plan to get out of the house!

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Looking for a good power washer?

ka3With Father’s Day just around the corner I have been looking for great affordable gifts. I had recently wanted to get a pressure washer as the decks get grimy, the house, the car and even the dogs cage. You can wash them all by hand but, a pressure washer can get the job done quicker and more efficiently. Karcher K1700 Electric Power Pressure Washer 1700 PSI TruPressure, 1.2 GPM.  Continue reading →

Having a hard time finding a gift for Father’s Day?

broMy husband is a hard person to get gifts for. I know he likes anything my son and I get for him but, i want to get something he truly will like and use. I don’t know about you but my husband is SO hard to shop for! I tried everything over time to make him happy with his gift, and while he always says he loves anything from me, I am not sure if I really believe it.  Whether you’re  buying for your father, grandfather, brother or life partner, choosing a gift can be a stressful…even painful process! Men are notoriously hard to buy for, no matter what the occasion. My husband is also a true guys guy so that makes it even harder to shop for him. Usually I end up buying him something for the house. That is until now. I can get him a basket from Brobasket.comContinue reading →

Wonder Crew Doll

wc1when my son was little he wanted a doll. There were not many choices to get him a boy doll. I had to get him a newborn doll without hair and dress it in boy baby clothes.  Yes, I also did get him a stroller so he can push his doll around. Now you can get a Wonder Crew doll. There is Will and Marco. I had decide to go with Marco that is dark hair like my nephew. He is going to have so much fun with his new crewmate. Continue reading →

Best Kept Secrets To Boost Your Family Income

We could all do with a little extra money in our back pockets each month, couldn’t we? Money that could be saved or out to other uses. Perhaps a family vacation or a nice day out somewhere. However, we can all be a little restricted when it comes to our finances, especially if we happen to be on a fixed income each month with no chance of increase or bonus. Continue reading →