Safety Tips for Teen Drivers

Let's face it finding the perfect vehicle for your teen driver is to stress you out. There is so much to be consider. Teens are so excited to get on the road, they want to be able to go to friends' houses, and to the mall, or out to eat, they want to explore and have fun. Amongst all this fun, teenagers need to know that they need to stay safe and be cautious at all times. Pick a Safe Car Take your teen out and help them find a safe … [Read more...]

Stop Texting While Driving, Lead By Good Example

Over time distracted driving has become a huge issue and a major safety threat to U.S. drivers. Many parents like myself are worried about our teens getting into car crashes. Teens today are tech savvy, and addicted to thier cell phones. The problem with texting while driving is especially critical among teen drivers. Data has shown that our teen drivers from the age group of 16-19, are the greatest proportion of distracted drivers. Teens are … [Read more...]

Tips On Baby Proofing Your Car

Parents spend a lot of time and money just baby proofing their home, but do they ever stop to think what about their own vehicle? A vehicle is one of the most dangerous places you will put your baby in. You want nothing more than for them to be safe. You might be thinking, what more can you do besides buy a good car seat? Well here a few things you can do to keep your baby safe in the car: Position the car seat    The best location and … [Read more...]

Tips for Teaching Your Teen to Drive

It can be a tedious task to tech your teenager to drive. Most are in that phase where they feel like they already know, and neglect to listen sometimes. But it's your job as the parent to be calm and patient when helping your child to learn such an important life skill. However this can be one of the scarcest things for parents to do. Your teen is now out on there own and you are no longer with them, and they are in full control of what they are … [Read more...]

Tips for Picking a Good Used Family Car

When in search of the perfect family car you want to be sure it's right for your families needs. Whether you have a big family of 8 or it's your first child. Finding the right car will take some effort. Sure you could go right out today and purchase a brand new car off the lot, however maybe it's not in the budget right now. No worries it's not that hard to find a quality used car. Just follow these simple tips below, and you will be in … [Read more...]

Kick off Back to School Season at Walmart With the Box Tops Program!

It's that time again when the kids go back to school and some already have including my son. We still do have some back to school shopping to do such as easy dinners, and after school snacks. So we went out today to grab some Totino's Pizza Rolls for after school snacks and Old El Paso Taco Dinner Kit for easy dinner night at our local Walmart. If you haven't been back to school shopping yet, well now is the perfect time, because Walmart and the … [Read more...]

Budgeting Tips For New Or Expecting Parents

If you just had a baby or are expecting a new baby very soon, it is highly likely that you find yourself lying awake at night worried about more than just your new infant. In fact, your budget is probably one of your biggest concerns, and with today’s economy, your worries are justified. Recent studies show that a middle-class family will spend more than $245,000 just getting the child to age 18. This does not even … [Read more...]

Free Diapers For Low-Income Families

Diapers are not a luxury item, they are a basic need low-income families are struggling with. This is a silent crisis with many parents and caregivers who often will find themselves trying to decide whether they should pay for rent, food or diapers. If you or someone you know is in need of diapers, please use our directory,"Free Diapers For Low-Income Families" below to find a diaper bank in your area.  It saddens … [Read more...]