Whether you’re trying to pay off bills, save for a dream vacation or create a nest egg for retirement, having a sound budget is often the first step toward bringing about your financial goals. While "budgeting" is often associated with cutting spending, creating and sticking to a budget can be a fairly painless process with the right plan in place.
Bells will soon be ringing, and parents may experience déjá vu for the first several weeks of school. That’s because the early part of each new school year is commonly spent reversing the effect of “summer brain drain” – when kids lose skills they mastered the previous year.
You're exhausted all the time, and you know that's not right. Your doctor says it's all in your head, but you know there's a possible medical reason for how you feel. If you are suffering from fatigue, or a list of symptoms that won’t go away, odds are extremely good that one of these five causes is the true culprit.
Do you ever think of your life as being split up into different pieces of a puzzle? You have your spouse, your kids, your job, your friends, your house, your church, etc. It’s all mapped out. It all looks good together.
But what do you do if one of those portions is missing? What if a slice of your life’s pie doesn’t exist yet? What if it never will?
We all know about clipping coupons and buying in bulk as ways to save some money. But what are some less-tangible ways a couple can reach their financial goals, and save money? Here are some ways you may not have thought of!
We’ve all been asked questions that we have absolutely no idea how we’re supposed to answer, let alone on a kid-appropriate level. Spiritual preparedness is the only key to responding to the wacky, weary, out-of-bound inquiries pint-sized people can ask.
If you think starting or transferring to a new school might be difficult for your child, consider these strategies to help ease both of you into a more comfortable place and build confidence for a successful school year.
People are understandably conscious about the foods they’re eating and where they come from. This has seen the rise of whole, clean and natural foods, and in the last couple years, the trend has even moved into pet foods. These tips can help your whole family lead a more healthy life.
Lonely isn’t fun. Too often, single women will look past the obvious in a desperate attempt to create a relationship that simply isn’t there. Being aware of some of the signs of disinterest from a man is crucial to avoiding unnecessary heartache.
Here are 10 red flags that may show you -- He's just not that into you.
When this couple found out they were having a baby, they jumped on the opportunity to capture one of God's greatest miracles. So every day they took a picture of this momma's growing baby bump. And seeing her and the baby grow in this moving time-lapse put the biggest smile on my face.
When hunger strikes, it can be tempting to reach for the closest treat, especially those laden with fat and empty calories. Instead, make it easier to enjoy better-for-you snacks with these three simple steps that appeal to your taste and your waist.
Chances are you've been down the weight loss road before. And chances are just as good that you've gained it all back. But don't despair; there are ways to avoid the dreaded yo-yo. Here are some helpful ways to put the yo-yo away and achieve your weight-loss goals.