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Organised Living

Organised Living

We like to feel comfortable in our own home. It is nice to think of our house as a haven, where we can take respite from the chaos of the outside world. It is important that we all have this view of our home, but we cannot do it alone. We must ask that the other members of our household ... Read More »

Bullying – New Study and Tips to Help Kids Through It.

Bullying – New Study and Tips to Help Kids Through It.

Article by Justin Coulson. See his Happy Families blog here or follow Justin’s twitter. More than two thirds of girls under the age of 10 are bullied, according to a study recently completed by the Girl Guides association of Australia. Here is a frightening audio example of just how serious it can get. According to a report in the SMH ... Read More »

What Makes A Family?

What Makes A Family?

When individuals hear the term family they generally think about their parents and their siblings. Others will make sure that they include their grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins within that mix as well. But, what is very important to remember is that these are not the only individuals that must be included when someone thinks about the word family. What ... Read More »

Our Home, Our Family

Our Home, Our Family

In today’s society, it is more important than ever to encourage the family bond. The morals and values of the previous generations are disappearing at an alarming rate, producing a culture that our ancestors would find horrifying. The children of present day are exposed to a number of temptations and evils that even parents would never have imagined in their ... Read More »

Where’s the spark?

Where’s the spark?

Those of us who find ourselves in lengthy relationships also tend to find ourselves in somewhat of a “rut”.  We forget the times when we could not wait to see our partner, relished those little things like walks in the park and found joy in just looking into one another’s eyes.  It is these seemingly menial things that led us ... Read More »

Giving time for our family

Giving time for our family

We all live hectic, busy lives between our jobs, our homes and our hobbies. We seem to give all of our time to these tasks, often wishing there were more hours in the day. We all know that isn’t possible, so we must make our family a priority in our daily schedule regardless of the other duties in our lives. ... Read More »