Tag: family

How to Keep Elderly Relatives Safe at Home

As your loved ones start to age and lose some of their mobility, it’s important to figure out how much care they may need, and by whom. Except in cases of extreme physical or mental disability, it is probably not necessary for an elderly family member to move into a nursing home. But what can Read More…

How to Stay in Touch with Family

Although you were probably in contact with many of your extended family members growing up, those relationships can wane when you grow up. As you grow up and move out of the house to college, various excursions and eventually your own home, it can be difficult to stay in touch. However, technological advances over the Read More…

4 Tips for Traveling with Other Families on Vacation

Summer vacations are a beloved time of bonding for many families. After all, the kids are out of school, plenty of vacation destinations run discounts, and other families are similarly taking vacations. Going on your summer vacation with another family may be a great way for your kids to spend some time with their friends, Read More…

5 Safety Tips for Theme Park Trips

If you’re like thousands of other families, you are planning to take a summer vacation this year. And the likely destination? A theme park. With infrastructures designed to keep you and your kids entertained and busy all day (or even a few days), they’re one-stop shops for your summer vacation needs. Being safe should be Read More…

How to Stay Safe on a Family Vacation

A vacation can be a great time to bond with the other members of your family and build memories together. However, anytime you’re in an unfamiliar location, it’s also important to pay attention to safety. Whether you’re traveling internationally or merely going to a local theme park, you need to make sure you remain safe. Read More…

Are You Actually Reconnecting with a Lost Relative?

Reconnecting with an extended family member can be very comforting. And it’s a great way to forge new friendships within your family. Whether you’ve fallen out of touch or something happened to cause the disconnect, it’s nice to feel a connection to lost members of your family. However, especially if the other party reached out Read More…

6 Ways to Keep Your Kids Busy During Summer Vacation

Kids love summer vacation. But parents often find it hard to keep them active while they’re not in school. That’s why summer vacation can sometimes end with kids merely languishing in front of the TV or playing on their phones. That’s not great for kids nor parents. One of the reasons this happens is because Read More…

Is Your Family Bigger Than You Thought?

Have you ever wondered if there’s someone missing from your family circle? Maybe you’ve heard a name in passing and that’s all you know. Perhaps you were young when the person left the family, or you simply feel your family may be larger than you were told. Whatever the case–adoption, family conflicts, or other situations–you Read More…

How to Build a Family Tree with Little Information

Plenty of people want to learn more about their family history. After all, the prospect of learning more about your family, especially if you already don’t know much, is very exciting. However, building a family tree with minimal information is difficult, simply because you don’t have much to go on. When you don’t know your Read More…

How to Find Family Members You Didn’t Know About

Every family has its secrets. In most case, they’re relatively small. But then there are times when that secret is big…as big as the existence of a family member you didn’t know about before. It can be hard to digest the fact that your family has been hiding something so big from you. But after that, Read More…