Set Up the Perfect Homework Space

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It’s the ongoing challenge of each school year: keep kids focused and successful in their studies. You probably know just how much more productive you are when you work in the right space. The same is true for kids. Whether completing math problems or composing a poem, a child needs the right environment for his or her learning style. Set your kids … Read More

Prepare Your Kids to Be Future Homeowners

future homeowners

According to a number of experts, millennials show a shocking dearth of life skills such as cooking, repairing things around the home, and balancing a budget. This lack of basic, “how to” knowledge is so widespread that schools that teach people “how to adult” have sprung up across the U.S. For example, clinical psychologist Rachel Weinstein founded “The Adulting School.” … Read More

How to Tell Your Kids You’re All Moving

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You’ve found the perfect home in a great neighborhood and one of the best school districts. You’re ready to give your family their best possible life. You hope everyone shares your excitement. However, you might be hesitating to break the news to your kids. No matter how sure you feel that they’ll love their new home, change is hard. Here’s … Read More

Introduce Children to Cooking with One-Pot Kid-Friendly Meals

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We would all probably enjoy a little more help in the kitchen. Involve the kids in cooking, and you’ll gain more than just an assistant. Children will learn about cooking and appreciate the hard work you do. They are more likely to eat something if they get a say in how it is made. So these one-pot, kid-friendly meals leave room … Read More