Monthly Archive: March 2017

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Spring Cleaning the Family Budget

I will admit that there’s really no such thing as ‘spring cleaning’ in our house. There’s just regular cleaning (infrequent and largely unsuccessful attempts to catch up to the mess of three kids, two...

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Family Adventures Abroad

This year, our family spent five weeks in Mexico. Not surprisingly, sharing this time together as a family was incredible and believe it or not, it can be done. It simply takes some creativity...

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How to Get More Sleep

As any new parent quickly learns, sleep deprivation can feel like torture. Without proper sleep, we may be more moody and careless, but the consequences can have a greater impact on our health and...

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How to Talk to Your Child’s Teacher

“What is the best way to reach out and communicate with my child’s teacher?” This is one of the most popular questions parents ask. Sometimes it’s because their first child is in the school...

Family at airport travelling on March Break without breaking the budget. 0

March Break Travel on a Budget

Let’s be honest, taking any vacation with the whole family, like a March Break getaway, can be a daunting experience. It’s not always easy to relax and unwind while also managing kids, expectations and...