Family and Pets

Tips and Ideas for Family and Pets.


Things Mothers Did Before The Invention of Baby Teething Gel

Baby teething gel is a relatively new invention and it has not been around until the turn of the new millennium, the few instances of chemicals being used for pain relief caused due to...
Dog Food

Simple Egg Diets for Dogs

Egg diets are quite easier in nature, since they come with a balanced amount of nutrients with the taste. Mixing a small amount of salt could give out a great taste to both human...
Animal Emergencies

Preparing for Animal Emergencies – The Fist Aid Kit

Hopefully your pet will never have cause for emergency medical treatment but it is important for all pet owners to be prepared "just in case". Here are some ways you can be prepared for...

The Diaper Debacle: A History from Hides to Huggies

For thousands of years parents have struggled with the diaper debacle. How to contain, manage, and dispose of the bodily excretions of their little bundles of joy until they are old enough to manage...
Baby Care

Making Homemade Baby Wipes

Want to save money? Making homemade baby wipes takes just a few minutes of work and save loads of money. Here's the money saving recipe: Take 1 roll of premium paper towels and cut in...
Baby Laundry

The Basics of Baby Laundry

Ah, the sweet smell of a clean baby! You may be tempted to enhance that clean, fresh smell by running baby diapers and onesies through a final rinse with fabric softener - but don't!...
Cloth Diapers

10 Tips on How to Cloth Diaper Your Baby

Seven plus years ago as a newly pregnant mom, I had dreams of a healthy pregnancy, baby, and of saving the planet along the way. NOT in a crazy hard core way, but I...
Dog care

How to Get Your Dog to Walk in The Rain

If your dog is like mine, he hates walking in the rain. Dogs need exercise whether it's raining outside or not. There are several things you can do to get your dog to walk...

Sara Robbins: Pioneer Love Story From My Family

Sara Robbins lived in pioneer times. I saw where she lived. I heard bits and pieces about her love story. As a little girl, It captured my imagination. People don't keep track of their...
Winter Educational Ideas for Preschoolers

Winter Educational Ideas for Preschoolers

Since many of us are currently in the midst of winter, this season can be a great topic of "study" for our littlest ones.
Aromatherapy for Cats

Holistic Aromatherapy for Cats

Most any cat owner will tell you their feline friends are capable of conveying emotion. In fact, they may even say they can recognize and distinguish specific emotions their cats display, including love, anger,...

Things We Learned From Being Raised By Good-Hearted Parents

Every time I get asked what my parents is like, I could not think of the times they were angry at me nor the times I got reprimanded by them. It will always boil...
Cut Cat Nails

How to Cut Your Cat’s Nails

Trimming your cat's nails is a great way to: Decrease damage to your furniture. Prevent your cat's nails from getting caught in carpeting or other fabrics (which can result in injury from a torn...

12 Healthy Habits all Kids Should Have

Check out these twelve simple healthy habits that benefit kids and help parents in their constant struggle to raise confident, happy and healthy people. 1. Get plenty of sleep. 2. Exercise regularly. 3. Eat lots of fruits...
baby Bath

12 Things to Include in Your Baby Bath Kit

Often, it is the Dad's job to give the baby a bath. I don't know why that this is the case, but it just seems to work out that way for many of us....