HELP! I Lost My Kid in a Public Place! What Do I Do?
Whether it is an early onset of Wander Lust or a case of the wandering eye, children have a tendency to disappear fast. With ninety percent of children being lost at least once during childhood, there is a good chance it may happen to your family. Make an action plan–just in case. The best thing […]Read more
Kid’s Corner: Bus Rider Safety Rules for Back to School
It's back to school time again! Hopefully your child is one of the lucky ones with a school bus picking up in your neighborhood. School buses are the safest way for kids to travel to and from school. The National Safety Council recommends taking the big, yellow bus whenever possible. There are some precautions and safety rules […]Read more
HELP! My Kid Didn’t Make The Team! What Do I Do?
It's tryout season and your kids may not make the team. For a child who has played a sport for most of their young life and loves it, that sport has become a major part of their identity. As a parent, it's your job to prepare your kids for the possibility that they may not get picked. […]Read more
Preparing Your Pet for the New Baby
Today many young couples start with owning a pet together, usually a dog, before they consider having a child together. When it comes time for a couple to have children of their own, the original family baby may get jealous or misunderstand the change in the attention they receive. It's more important than ever to make sure that […]Read more
Things You May Not Think About When Purchasing a New Vehicle
So you think you are ready for a new vehicle? Buying a new vehicle is something to really think about. Cost of the vehicle itself is only one of many considerations. Think about what type of vehicle fits your lifestyle best. Do you have a family that you are carpooling around, or are you a […]Read more
Think Outside of the Box: Unique Baby Gifts
Baby showers and first birthday parties are fun and memorable, but it can be tough to purchase a gift that the child can really use. If you are headed to a baby shower or first birthday party, here are some ideas so that you can avoid the typical stuffed animals and go for something unique. Visa Gift Card […]Read more
Family Fun at the U.S. National Whitewater Center
The U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte is an incredible place to visit. Whether you live in Charlotte or not, this attraction should be on your to-do list. With some of the best land and water activities around, it's a paradise for the active family. When planning your trip, stay at the Fairfield Inn by Marriott and use your AAA member discount or […]Read more
Life Insurance: When to Shop
The right age to buy life insurance is now because waiting is a mistake. When you are younger and most likely healthier, your rates should be lower and you can lock in on that rate. If you are a homeowner and have a family and bills, then you need life insurance. Sadly, none of us are […]Read more