If you are the bad cop in your family, don’t worry

Red from That 70s Show, Marge from The Simpsons, Claire from Modern Family, Lois from Malcolm in the Middle. These are the bad cops. They are the...

Baby is coming! Have you decided these important things yet?

Bringing a baby into the world can be the most magical and emotionally rewarding times of your life. It can also be the most stressful. Especially as a first-time...

Providing treats is the best dog-training method

Many researchers have found that the simplest and most effective method of dog training is to use food and treats as rewards. The American Kennel Club concurs by stating...

Want to know when to prune? This will answer all of your questions!

When you want to know when is the best time to prune, you need answers that fit your particular plants' needs. Keep in mind that pruning plants is a...

Tips to keep your home clean if you have indoor pets

Many people love having their pets share their home. Animals living inside, however, can be dirty, smelly, and even spread germs. Everything from pet hair on the bed to...

The secrets to growing great sunflowers

One of the most beautiful additions to any garden is a sunflower. This tall beauty stands out among any garden and if planned properly can be the...

Mindful garden watering: balancing water use and conservation

Water consumption has become an issue in many places, so taking care of a garden can become an issue when restrictions are put in place by local authorities. It...

A bit of advice for couples before they move in together

I knew a bit of compromise would be necessary when my boyfriend and I decided to move in together after a year of long-distance communication. One of the biggest...

Baby Scarlet begins laughing uncontrollably

Scarlet, an eleven-month-old baby, developed an ear infection. She was born three months prematurely and developed a stomach infection. Caroline Dianne Benjamin, her mother, had to make the decision...

How to landscape a dog-friendly garden

Who said you couldn’t have a good looking backyard with a four-footed friend? Granted, there are a few challenges involved that could potentially require a bit of sacrifice. If...