Benefits of Sending Your Child to Day Nursery

Benefits of Sending Your Child to Day Nursery

Sending your child to day nursery can be an essential first step to make them aware of the world. Children typically begin to go to day nursery at around four years of age, before which they are brought up within confined homes and around people they know, such as parents and other family members. Read more

5 Uses for the Space Under Your Family’s Stairwell

5 Uses for the Space Under Your Family’s Stairwell

Since we can’t all afford new additions or larger houses, many people are getting more creative in finding the hidden or wasted space in their homes. One of the most innovative ideas is taking advantage of all that empty wasted space under your stairwell. Read more

Innovative Ways to Furnish a Room

Innovative Ways to Furnish a Room

The best way to get your hands on low-cost furniture is to find your local recycling center or co-operative. That way, you can tap into the fact that people throw perfectly good furniture away every single day. Read more

Tips for creating a wildlife-friendly garden with the kids

Tips for creating a wildlife-friendly garden with the kids

When people talk about natural habitats for animals, they usually think of the countryside. But our gardens are just as crucial as a refuge for wildlife – especially as we can make them a chemical-free zone, free from pesticide, fungicide or anything else nasty. Even though they may seem small, the patchwork effect of many… Read more

The Pros & Cons of Virtual School Revealed

The Pros & Cons of Virtual School Revealed

While we still have the choice of putting our children in public or private school, there is a new kid on the block, so to speak, in virtual schools. Homeschooling has been around for a little while now, but virtual schools are quite a bit newer. Read more

How to Start Eco-Friendly Neighborhood Communities

How to Start Eco-Friendly Neighborhood Communities

As an environmentally conscious person, your family is likely already doing a lot to reduce your carbon footprint. However, you’re just one family in a vast sea of others in your area, so how much difference are you really making? What if you could get other people in your neighborhood involved in your efforts? What if you could create an entire community of eco-minded people?

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4 Things to Consider Before You Build on Vacant Land

4 Things to Consider Before You Build on Vacant Land

Building your own home often means starting with a piece of land. But, where do you go from there? Understand that building a custom home takes a lot of time and lots of decisions. Here is a list of the important things to consider before the project begins.

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