Schooling on the Side: How to Handle a Family and Your Education

The urge to return to school temps millions of people all over the world. The need for additional education could be to secure a promotion, change career fields, or simply to satisfy the love of learning. Parents, desiring to return to school, may have a different set of challenges than a single person. School can be time-consuming. Should you work part-time and put more effort into your education? Or, should you forgo your education to maintain your present lifestyle?

The reality is that in today’s competitive world, you may have no alternative but to upgrade your education. That being said, the next logical step is to get your family’s buy-in. Without their support, it’s difficult to be successful. Marriages can fall apart, or they can get stronger depending on how well your education effort is accepted and coordinated.

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How You Can Protect You and Your Family From Drowsy Or Distracted Drivers

Each year, an estimated 100,000 accidents are caused by drowsy drivers, resulting in about $12.5 billion in financial losses. Drowsy drivers are a huge liability on the road, and their presence makes driving all the more dangerous for others. To protect yourself and your family from these drivers, follow our six tips: Read More

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Fixer Upper: Ideas to Get Your Laundry Room in Shape

Having a laundry room that is clean and functional will make your life so much easier. As is often the case, laundry rooms end up being cluttered, disorganized, and often in need of some serious remodeling. From random boxes to clothing piled on the floor, to household odds and ends growing mold in the corner, a laundry room can quickly start to look like a dump. Things only get worse when your laundry room is the place where you store many other items, such as cleaning supplies, mops, and various sized brooms. The following are a few tips to whip your laundry room into shape.
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Why It’s Important To Get Extra Help When Caring For Parents With Health Concerns

Your parents can start to experience health issues as they age. Some of these problems might require increasing amounts of care and attention that you cannot always provide. This is when you need extra help. You should know why it is important to get extra help when caring for parents with health concerns. Read More

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Trying to Break the News of Your Divorce to the Kids? The Best Tips for Tackling this Issue

For parents who decide to get divorced, there’s no easy way of breaking the news to children in the family. From small kids to teenagers, the decision will likely cause various degrees of pain for the child. Although it may be a challenging topic to bring up, there are a few ways to ease the discomfort, and continue to maintain the relationships that are intact. Whether you are trying to decide how to break the news of your divorce to your young kids, or your adult children, let the pointers below help you figure out where to start:

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