5 Perfect Personalized Gifts for Kids

Personalized gifts are gaining popularity among parents who are tired of the conventional and the mass-marketed. Your child is entirely unique, so why shouldn’t their presents be the same way? If you’re hoping to take this year’s birthday in a new direction, here are just five ideas for a personalized gift. 1: Art Supplies Kids love to create, and they’ll take even more pride in their work when their stickers, stencils and paintbrushes are customized with their name. It’s a {Read More}

5 Vehicle Care Tips

The weather can get rough in the Keystone State, so if you currently live and drive within its borders, it’s important that you take care of your vehicle. But what exactly does this entail? Here are five tips for Pennsylvania Toyota care. 1. Replace Your Tires When you buy a Toyota, you also get 24 months of road hazard protection for your tires. If you suspect or witness damage to your wheels, don’t hesitate to take them into the experts. {Read More}

How to Plan a Kid’s Pool Party

Swimming pools are tremendous fun. When the sun is beating down and the mercury is hitting 30 degrees, nothing beats an afternoon spent by the pool while the kids play games in the water and burn off some of their excess energy. Swimming pools are also very useful if one of your kids has a birthday in the summer – instead of paying a fortune for your child and his or her friends to visit a play barn for the {Read More}

Breast Cancer: The Aftermath

In 2013 more than 230,000 new cases of breast cancer were diagnosed and investigated. Of those patients, almost 40,000 of them were taken by the disease. The only cancer to take more women’s lives is lung cancer (source: Cancer.org). Facing breast cancer is incredibly difficult. From suspicion to diagnosis to treatment to remission, the gamut of emotional, mental and physical turmoil you have had to deal with is astronomical. The Mental and Emotional Aftermath When you were first diagnosed with {Read More}

Summer Pool Safety Tips for the Family

Summer time is upon us and it’s time to put the family pool to good use. Having a pool in the backyard is such an awesome perk for you and the family. Being a pool owner means you don’t have to worry about it being overcrowded. Plus, the only “traveling” that needs to be done is the short walk to your backyard. Having a pool definitely has its perks. But let’s remember that in addition to having loads of fun, {Read More}

Top 10 Island Destinations in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is one of the most popular holiday destinations for people from all over the world. With year-round tropical temperatures, pristine beaches, gorgeous diving and snorkeling sites, and rich, varied wildlife, there are plenty of reasons why this is the place to be when you want to get away from it all. But with so many islands throughout the Caribbean, we have narrowed your choices down to the top 10 to make it easier to plan your dream trip. {Read More}

The Little DIY Jobs That Bring Your Children Big Benefits

If you have never been a big fan of carrying out DIY jobs at home then maybe you just need an incentive to start doing some. How about if you were to find out that fixing a few things about the house could bring your children some big benefits? If that is enough to get you interested in the subject then here are some of the relatively simple jobs you might want to consider giving a try. Change the Air {Read More}

5 top tips to cut the cost of planning a wedding

The excitement of getting engaged and setting a wedding date is often soon replaced with worry. You don’t realize quite how expensive a wedding can be until you start to plan everything you want. With the average South African wedding costing R70,000, even the cost of invitations can cost a fortune. If you’re worried about your budget, the tips below will help to lower the cost of your big day. You don’t have to spend a fortune to enjoy the {Read More}

Credit Repair Provides a Stronger Financial Future

Credit repair companies have increased in popularity in recent years; and alongside their growth, many consumers have been able to fix their credit reports and remove inaccurate information. Financial experts recommend that each consumer checks his or her credit report at least once a year. Reviewing your credit report is one of the best ways to detect mistakes and catch identity theft early. But even if you pull your credit report and notice mistakes, you may not know how to {Read More}

Should Kids Play Video Games?

As a mother the one thing I’m always concerned about is what kind of influence is the games my kids are playing having on them, are my kids going to fall in with a ‘wrong crowd’ or are they going to somehow traumatize themselves by playing a game they probably shouldn’t be. With the introduction of new technology, kids can get access to a wider range of entertainment in a matter of seconds either through mobile phones or through one {Read More}