Category Archives: Family

Shift Work: How to Make it Work for the Family

Growing up with a father who worked rotating shifts in a factory was difficult. Working shifts while being married was tough. Any worker who is assigned to afternoon, night or rotating shifts can tell you that it can wreak havoc … Continue reading

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Tips For Taking Time Off

Many people think that work at home professionals actually take more time off than they work. In reality, the opposite is true. If you work at home, people always know where to find you! This may mean that it is … Continue reading

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6 Quick Tips For a Housewife to Organize Her Home

We all live busy lives and sometimes a housewife can be so overwhelmed with things that need to get done, that the organization of the home actually suffers. Here are some helpful tips for any stay at home mom or … Continue reading

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Dads Matter Too!

So much literature about parenting and breastfeeding is written with the mother in mind. Of course, in the average family, the mother is usually the primary caregiver (and is the one with the feeding equipment!), so it is important to … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for Number Two?

Making the decision to have another baby is a big one. The first time around, you had only yourself, your partner and your future child to consider. Now, you must also consider your first child. Everyone feels differently about the … Continue reading

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Adjusting to Parenthood

Adjusting to new parenthood is no easy task. If you were employed previously to having your baby and now you are a stay-at-home-mum (either permanently or temporarily), it can be difficult to imagine how you will ever get used to … Continue reading

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Parenting Under Family Pressure

Our families, however loving and supportive they are, can be very difficult to negotiate after having a baby. You may be feeling unsure of yourself and find it hard to stand up for your choices with regards to bringing up … Continue reading

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