Life is full of tough decisions. One of the toughest is to judge whether it is time to find a nursing home for an elderly relative. It is a decision where emotional, practical, financial, and legal issues come together in a uniquely intense way, very often at a time when the care-giver’s inner resources are at a low ebb. Natural Resistance It is quite natural to put off the … [Read more...] about When Your Care is Not Enough Any Longer: A No-Regrets Mini-Guide for Making the Nursing Home Decision
Keeping your family harmonious and everyone on the same page can be difficult at times. Here is where you will find information that the family can enjoy together, ways to bring your family together to build that strong bond within your family unit, and much more.
If you ask those who embarked on a summer camp adventure in their youth to recall their memories, you’ll probably see a wistful smile spread across their face. Summer camp can be one of those life-defining moments where you grow up – learning how to build relationships, how to work with others and how to trust those around you. Summer camp can teach children many foundations … [Read more...] about A Fun Way to Prepare for Adulthood: Why Summer Camp is Such a Great Idea
These days, many first-time marriages end in divorce. This doesn't mean that ex-spouses plan to stay single for the rest of their lives. Most divorced people, especially those with children, fall in love with a new partner and eventually choose to get married or move in together. Blending a family can be a real challenge, but it's certainly not impossible. Here are a few things … [Read more...] about Choosing Love: Life Lessons We Can All Learn From Blended Families
As they say, hindsight is 20/20. There’s no one better to tell you what you should and shouldn’t do during a divorce than people who have been there themselves. Whatever the course of the relationship has been like, divorce is never pleasant, and it can be hard to collect your thoughts and make the right decisions. Whether you’re in the midst of a divorce or just contemplating … [Read more...] about Make Your Divorce a Little Easier
Life in a House of Testosterone is pleased to bring our readers a back to school featured guest post from Nikki Sacks, Co-Founder of PodKeeper and full-time working mom of 2 energetic boys. Back to school evokes different feelings for everyone. Some love the prospect of getting back to a schedule. Some miss the care-free feelings associated with summer. Some are excited about … [Read more...] about Going Back to School on the Right Foot This Year