Kids off to university? Here’s how to stop worrying.

How not to worry about your kids in university.

  So, your child has made it to their late teens and is just about to embark on one of the most exciting stages of their life so far – university. It’s an exciting time for them, but a worrying time for you.   Your head will be swimming with all kinds of thoughts, and …

Looking to transform an empty room? Consider these home-boosting options.

Looking To Transform An Empty Room? Consider These Home-Boosting Options

  Designing your dream home can be an exciting process. Not only do you finally get to have fun with decor, you can add the finishing touches that you’ve always wanted.   But it doesn’t just apply when you’re looking to buy the perfect property, it can be the same when you’re working on redoing …

Advice for parents: How to support your child as they study online.

Advice for parents: Supporting your child as they study online.

  Today, it’s not uncommon for students to choose staying at home with mom and dad in favor of moving away to a college campus.   Online study is often much cheaper, and gives students a greater degree of flexibility and independence when studying, with of course the added benefit of being able to study …

5 easy tips to make your home more planet friendly.

5 easy tips to make your home more planet friendly.

  Everyone wants to help the environment, but most people don’t know how to start. Many also have the false idea that one person can’t make a difference. However, it’s actually amazing how much of a difference one person can make.   There are numerous renewable energy systems and appliances that can help you save a lot of energy every day. …

Things your kids will remember when they’ve left the nest.

Things your kids will remember when leaving the nest.

  If you were to take a few moments and look back at your life as a child at home with your folks, what are some of the things you remember most? What are the things your kids will remember when leaving the nest?   Do you remember your mom telling you to sit up …

5 public health issues to watch for in 2017.

5 public health issues to watch for in 2017.

  As 2016 comes to a close, public healthcare is on the minds of many Americans.   Declining health in the elderly population, the rise in non-communicable diseases, and the need for more comprehensive maternal healthcare is leading to shortages in qualified public healthcare providers, funding, and resources.   As we move into 2017, we …

What are the best natural medicines for cold and fever?

What are the best natural remedies for cold and fever.

  Cold and fever can be miserable.   For a start it comes every year (especially during the winter months) and, although it isn’t serious, it does inconvenience you.   Sneezing in spasms in public can be embarrassing; itchy eyes can be wearing; and a streaming nose forces you to keep a box of tissues with you at all …