Aside from the overflowing joy and happiness, owning an animal comes with a string of health benefits as well. Recent studies show that being around an animal companion helps in reducing one’s stress levels, regulating blood pressure, preventing stroke, and even improving mental health. However, despite these tempting advantages, some people are still hesitant of
Parenting is a roller-coaster ride full of surprises. No matter how many child a parent have, raising each kid is like cruising on uncharted waters. Because each child is unique from one another, parents have to come up with versatile ways in handling and raising their children. Some parenting ways may work for others, while
Christmas is a festive celebration that is best shared with family and friends. Sadly, not all people are privileged to enjoy a Christmas off to spend the holidays with the important people in their life. One of these people turned out to be Pierce T. Vaughan, who was busy assisting airline passengers as a flight
I am in my late 50s. You’d think by now I have this whole “Motherhood” thing all figured out. My kids were moving along in school, getting decent grades, graduating… then, BAM! I became a parent to adults. Anyone who thinks they won’t worry about their children after they turn 18 has an eye-opening moment coming.
There’s a reason why people love taking pictures. After all, keeping photos is like freezing a sweet moment and looking at the photos can take you back in time. Thus, it is only understandable why a school picture of their child is very important for parents. Days before the big day, Austin Steinbach and his
It is normal for people to show concern over family members who have health concerns. Especially for the millions of seniors living all by themselves, their family sure cannot help but be worried when they are not with them. The same thing can be said about Darrien Middleton, a medical staff who works in the
It is only normal for women to consult a doctor or an ob-gyne when they find out that they are mothers-to-be. Of course, expectant mothers only want the best for the growing baby inside their tummy. So they go turn to the people who can guarantee the health and safety of their baby. Looking forward
For a loving parent, there is nothing more precious than their children. Nothing matters more than their children’s safety and secured future. However, due to the demands of today’s society, parents find it hard to keep up with their children. If there’s one thing that parents are guilty of, it is making their children feel
Siblings are all equals in the eyes of their parents. Of course, it is only right for parents to love and treat all of their children fairly. However, it is also undeniably true siblings are different individuals who have unique personalities. First-borns are known to hold the authority over their younger sibling since they are
According to statistics, there are over 100,000 foster children who are eligible for and waiting to have a new family to call their own. Cole and Jordan Dickerson are two loving couple who used to be a part of the overwhelming number of people on the wait list for adoption. The loving couple had always
There is no doubt that smartphones are one of the greatest inventions produced by our advancing technology. After all, the high-tech device is often used to connect with people. Through the help of smartphones, we can communicate with one other in an instant, we are always updated with the current happenings, and we can reach
Earlier this week we went to get Zeke’s senior yearbook pictures. On the way, I noticed his hands. Working hands. Hands that look familiarly like my dad’s work-stained hands and like Brandon’s in the early years of our marriage. I told him not to worry about it because they were doing head-shots. I was wrong.