From loving yourself to putting more love in your life, these four must-read books will make you reconsider your relationships.
Have you ever pulled yourself out of bed, trudged into work, and tried your best to focus on something that normally takes half the time...only to go home and spend the night dreading going back in the next day?
Summertime brings to mind different things for people based on their experiences. However, most can probably agree on a few common ingredients: sun, warmth, and relaxation. Not exactly the kind of cocktail that invites financial planning into the mix.
Child rearing doesn’t come with a guidebook, but there are many resources and tips to help you navigate through some aspects of it.. July, also known as Purposeful Parenting Month, is an initiative from the US Department of Health and Human Services that focuses on fostering healthy relationships between a parent and child. The timeframe was chosen since most children are home from school, and opportunities abound for productive and open discussions.
Kids are home for summer vacation, which generally leaves a lot more time for parents to talk and interact with their children. That’s why this month is observed as Purposeful Parenting Month, putting the spotlight on parent/child relationships and the significance of being interested and active in a child’s life. We looked for the most useful parenting books when it comes to understanding your child and building strong, positive relationships with them. Here’s what we found:
Through the haze of fireworks, potato salad, and American flags, you’ve made it through the other side of Independence Day. During the holiday week, it’s quite possible that you also took part in some of the delicious-yet-unhealthy offerings that come with most picnic fare.
It’s already July--before you know it, the leaves will start changing and falling, the temperatures will start to cool, and we’ll be seeing Halloween and Thanksgiving decorations in department stores. Hopefully, you already have your summer vacation planned out.
There’s a kind of magic associated with the Fourth of July. Regardless of politics, it’s a day that simply celebrates that diversity in thought is literally woven into the fabric of our nation. Who hasn’t watched a spectacular fireworks show and felt some emotions stir up? It’s a shared expression of joy, and the day as a whole inspires a reflective state about our history and our future, both collectively and independently.
Summer is going strong and the grill is ON! Independence Day is right around the corner and its prime grilling time! With these barbecue recipes, your Fourth of July festivities are guaranteed to be a bang.
We’ve recently observed and brought awareness to men’s and women’s health, but this month we’re also focusing on raising awareness of children’s health issues. Specifically, on the positive effects of family time on a child’s mental health and adjustment to life.