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Prisoners Get Outdoors More Frequently Than Children Do, Study Finds

By | 2017-03-29T20:58:47+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Lifestyle, Social life|Tags: , , |

Research shows that three-quarters of British children get outdoors more rarely than prisoners, as a result of "the digital age". Contemporary digital technology and parental fear are the main reasons which lead children to have an isolated lifestyle. Since children today spend little time outdoors, their health is pretty impaired. Often, they lose their sense of environment. Scientists explain that the active playing is very important for the health and

6 Reasons Why Leaving Dysfunctional Relationships Is Difficult

By | 2017-01-26T22:47:04+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

As a general rule, most of us know when a relationship is over. A couple plagued by constant fights and depression cannot possibly be in Happy Land. Despite the obvious signs, some people continue to stay in dysfunctional relationships. This fact may leave you raising your eyebrows, but it warrants understanding. There are a few reasons for the phenomenon. Signs of Dysfunctional Relationships Most people who choose to remain in

Heartwarming Story of an 8-Year-Old Boy Who Donated His Hair for Cancer Patients

By | 2016-10-19T23:45:21+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: Inspirational, Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Ask yourself what you have done in the past or perhaps you are planning to do to help cancer patients or anyone who really is indeed of a donation. Well, here is an inspiring story of an 8-year-old boy by the name Thomas Moore from Maryland who grew his hair for two years to donate his hair to cancer patients! It all started the day Thomas saw his mother watching

10 Random Acts of Kindness from Children That Will Keep Your Faith in Humanity Alive

By | 2016-10-15T20:17:34+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Categories: Inspirational|Tags: , , , , , |

These random acts of kindness will leave you speechless and make you wonder whether we are doing all we can to create a better world for our children. An 18th-century German philosopher said that we are living in the best of all possible worlds. While it is true that things can be much worse than they currently are, it is far from true that there is no room for improvement

5 Vaccines You Should Never Give to Your Children

By | 2016-12-24T01:17:18+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , |

Vaccines have been a hot topic over the last few years. While there are inoculations that save lives and prevent long-term harm such as polio, many are unnecessary and potentially dangerous. There are many viewpoints when it comes to vaccinating children! One is that you should never vaccinate your children because they cause medical problems. Another one is that vaccines are beneficial and should be given with caution, this is

This Story about the Incredible Bond between a Pit Bull and a Little Girl Will Touch Your Heart

By | 2016-10-15T20:19:12+00:00 April 3rd, 2016|Categories: Animals, Inspirational|Tags: , , |

Whether you love dogs, hate them, or if you are not sure about them, you have to read this story about the friendship between a little girl and a pit bull. There's no better story to reaffirm the power of the bond between a dog and a person. A couple met and got married, and when they combined the family into one house they also combined their dogs. Her dog

5 Reasons Why Your Kid Should Spend Time in Nature

By | 2016-10-15T20:21:38+00:00 June 30th, 2015|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle, Mental Health & Wellbeing, Natural Health, Social life|Tags: , , , , , |

We all know what the tech evolution has done to our children in terms of physical activity. Long gone are the days when children took their play out of the house given that these days it is common to find many watching TV and playing video games in laptops, gaming machines among others. Now, while tech advancements are very much welcome it's about time we go back to the drawing board

6 Reasons I Won’t Give My Kids The Nasal Flu Vaccine

By | 2016-10-15T20:23:48+00:00 October 31st, 2014|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , |

  Two of my daughters arrived home from primary school last week with public health packages in their bags. It's that time of year again, when nurses are out in force like army recruitment officers, waging a war on deadly germs and rounding up volunteers for vaccines. This year in the United Kingdom the intranasal flu vaccine is being rolled out. It's already been used in the United States where

Play the “Want vs. Need” Game to Teach Kids Money Management

By | 2016-10-15T20:25:10+00:00 July 12th, 2014|Categories: Self-Improvement, Success & Money|Tags: , |

As adults, we struggle with what we want and what we need. Our bank accounts suffer due to this lack of self-control. Learning lessons early in life helps prevent us from going into debt with too many wants and not enough needs. Here's a simple game to teach kids this lesson in a fun way. Shannon Ryan writing for VOSA suggests a game to teach these values to your children:

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