High credit card debt is a burden felt by most Americans. With all of the attractive credit card options it can be so easy to slip into a viscous cycle where you rely on your credit cards each month to get by. Luckily with a little hard work and financial wisdom you can get yourself out of debt.
Being pregnant is a time to take care of yourself. Everyone will tell you things to avoid and things to do. You will hear old wives tales, advice from your doctor, and what other mothers have experienced. One of the most important things is just to use common sense.
Labor and delivery is a huge topic for first time moms. You dream of this day for months and you just want everything to go perfectly. After all there is nothing more exciting than meeting your bundle of joy for the first time. But it's important to know what to expect on the big day.
Getting ready for baby's arrival is a joyous time. It's so easy to get lost in the decorating and organizing, but it's also important to pack your labor and delivery bag with all the essentials that you, your new baby, and your partner will need during your stay at the hospital.
Creating your birth plan is a great way to help you prepare for and feel in control of your birthing experience. With a little planning, research, and flexibility you are sure to have a better labor and delivery experience.
Going back to work after having a baby can be brutal. Between the emotional turmoil, the hectic schedule, and trying to balance everything else, the first few weeks can seem like a whirl wind. The good news however, is there are a few things you can do to make this process less painful.
Divorce is hard on everyone involved especially the children. Trying to co-parent after a divorce can be truly difficult, but with a little effort from both parents kids can thrive through this process. The goal is to think about the children's well being above all else.
Tantrums are a necessary evil. Although it's frustrating to deal with toddler tantrums, it's important to remember they are a natural part of the growing up process. Kids must learn to deal with their emotions and as parents, our job is to guide them through this process.
Successfully balancing work and family life can be challenging to say the least, but it can be done. The key to success is balance. Take it from a veteran mom and business professional; it is possible to have it all with a little effort, planning, and perspective.
Keeping your breast milk supply high enough to support your growing baby is no easy task.It takes some hard work and dedication to keep up with your little ones nutritional needs. Thankfully there are few tried and true methods of maintaining a healthy milk supply that any mom can put into practice.
Credit is a fragile thing. One missed payment can tank your perfect credit score. Recovering from bad credit can be overwhelming and time consuming. Luckily it is possible to boost your credit score quickly or recover from bad credit
Creating a Budget and Savings plan is a life style change. Many people find that when they create a budget its hard to stick to or its unrealistic. But when you use a common sense approach to budgeting your finances and savings the result is a more stable financial future.
For many of us breastfeeding is not an easy task. Between sore and chapped nipples, the constant demand on our time, and most importantly producing enough milk to keep our babies full, and happy it’s easy to understand why so many moms choose to give up on breastfeeding fairly early.
It seems everyone has an opinion now days, and so many moms are shamed no matter what they do with their children. But for the sake of this article let’s dial back the judgement, and take a realistic look at the pros and cons of both breast milk and formula.
Potty training can be a frustrating and stressful time for both parents and toddlers, but with a little effort, patience, and consistently toilet trying can actually be enjoyable for parents and kids.