Smart Ways To Save For Your Children

by Guest Blogger Sloan McKinney It’s not a big secret that raising children is expensive. In fact, it is estimated that it will cost us over $233,000 to raise a child from infancy to the age of 17. That is almost a quarter of a million dollars! Unfortunately, a large portion of these costs go to housing, food, child care, and other essentials like education, clothing, transportation…

Losing Maggie -The Story of Maggie’s Journey

by Paula Lindsey, Guest Blogger Copyright 2018, THE Toad in My Road (Originally hand written on 18-19 April 2017) On Thursday, April 13, 2017 shortly before 10 PM CST, I had to say good bye to my Baby Angel, or Maggie, my 16.5 year old mini-Dachshund. She succumbed to congestive heart failure brought on by old age.  I adopted her from the Denver Dumb Friends League…

How to Make Staying Organized Easier on Your Family

Guest post by Hannah Whittenly For an organized person, living with disorganized family members can be quite stressful. If you would like to keep a nicely organized house without triggering fights with your spouse or making your children anxious, you may need to consider putting systems in place around the home. Often, an organized individual copes with the clutter and chaos for as long as they can, then gets fed…

Important Laser Hair Removal Facts

Important Laser Hair Removal Facts Guest post by NY Laser Outlet Laser hair removal techniques first appeared in the skincare world in the 1990s. They have evolved quite a bit since that time, and they have also become increasingly popular throughout the years. But before you consider using lasers to get rid of unwanted body hair, here are some things you should know about the procedure. The Safety of Laser…

Furry Friends: Four Pointers for New Pet Owners with Kids.

By guest writer Kara Masterson If you are a parent with a young child, the prospect of getting a pet may have crossed your mind. In many ways, getting a cat, dog or other small animal may be beneficial for yourself and your child. Some parents can’t even imagine raising their children without one. That being said, adding a pet to the family is a big deal. It…

Win a Cleverpet Hub from Pet Gear Lab!

CleverPet has created the first games console for dogs! They CleverPet Hub will keep your dog busy with games developed by dog behaviorists and cognitive scientists. The more your dog uses the product the smarter they get and you’ll have a lot of fun playing with them in the process. The CleverPet retails for $299, but thanks to Andy over at Pet Gear Lab, you can win your…