Family Life

Ways to Bring Your Family Together Every Day

Like glue, mothers help family members stick together. We live in an internet village where it is easy to lose touch with our loved ones in a bid to connect with outsiders. Hence, every parent should proactively find family activities that will help the family stick together every day. Family board games or STEM toys that promote critical thinking skills such as Lego Robotics are educational and fun for the whole family. Below you will find more ideas of how to bring your family together every day.
Make Time for Family
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Family Life

Tired of Yoga Pants? How Moms Can Look Stylish Too

Yoga Pants

When you’re a mom, it is very common to see sweats, yoga pants, and oversized shirts in your wardrobe. After all, being a mom can be stressful and incredibly busy, so you might not have the time to pick stylish clothing pieces every time.
However, this doesn’t mean you can’t look fashionable, even while doing your duties as a mom. In fact, there are numerous ways you can revamp your wardrobe and find clothes that are both stylish and comfortable.
With that said, here are some helpful tips and tricks you can employ as a full-time mom.
Finding the Right Wardrobe Pieces

Mom

Are More Moms Suffering from Eating Disorder During the Pandemic?

The COVID-19 pandemic is very rough on most of us. All activities outside are prohibited, and only essential movements are allowed such as buying medication and groceries, submission of files, and running important errands. Amidst all that, some see the lockdowns as opportunities for more family bonding. Little do people know that there are mothers who have been suffering from the situation.
There is this thing called ‘disordered eating’. It is similar to the definition of an eating disorder, …

Food

6 Adaptogens That Can Reduce Stress, Improve Immunity, and More

It seems that each day of adult life is just a quest for stress-relievers. Stress will not go away, but you can be immune to the things that introduce it to your lives.
This is where the ‘adaptogens’ come in,  herbs that can help you become adaptable either by providing support to your nervous system to ease emotional tensions or by directly working with the physiological processes of your body.
If you don’t know what adaptogens are exactly, have a quick look at the video below:
The description may be a bit complex, so here are simple terms that describe the adaptogens’ capabilities.
First, it …

Food

How to Choose Produce with Fewer Pesticides and Chemicals

Fruits and vegetables are probably the healthiest food groups. They can be grown in large quantities or in a few numbers depending on the size and location of the plantation. For those who are living in urban areas, the most convenient way to get them is through markets or grocery stores.
The problem is that you wouldn’t know where the fruits and vegetables come from. There is a big chance they come from farms that utilized pesticides and other chemicals, which is really alarming. Here are the top produces that are prone to be sprayed with pesticides:

Spinach
Strawberries
Nectarines
Kale…

Food

Whole Wheat Carrot Applesauce Muffins

Baking can be a great bonding activity within the household. Not only will you be having food, but you can also teach your kids about its importance. Additionally, they can learn a handful of useful skills.
This recipe for whole wheat carrot applesauce muffin is not only easy to execute but also guarantees healthy and delicious results.
Ingredients:

Whole-wheat flour
Ground cinnamon
Baking soda
Salt
Soft butter
Pure maple syrup or honey
Egg
Pure vanilla extract
Unsweetened applesauce
Grated carrots…

Family Life

How to Resell Your Used Baby Gear and Make the Most From Your Sale

As your child grows up, the thing that is taking up space is not his/her size. It is the number of clothes and gears that will go unused. If you are planning to sell them, here are some tips that you can follow:
Keep the items in good condition
Make sure all are complete and nothing is broken. Any damage can diminish the price of the item and the interest of the potential buyers.
Choose brands that have resale value
Not all brands are the same. Some are appealing to others even if they are used while some seem like they’ve been used once only. The more reputable the brand of an item is, the easier it is …