Category Archives: Family Life

Housework: Getting The Entire Family To Share The Load

According to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics annual Time Use Survey, for those who are involved in household activities – defined as housework, cooking, cleaning up after cooking, and generally taking care of the household – the average woman … Continue reading

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3 Tips To Help You Leave Job Stress At Work and Be a Better Partner and Parent At Home

Are your relationships at home strained because you often arrive home from work too stressed or exhausted to be a good partner or parent?  The positive strategies below can help you leave job stress at work and be the kind … Continue reading

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Strengthening Your Stepfamily

Half of all Americans are now a member of a stepfamily, including over 20 million stepparents.  Tragically, 60 to 70 percent of all stepfamilies end in divorce within ten years.  Long-term re-marital and stepfamily success is possible, however.  Educating yourself … Continue reading

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Improving Family Communication

Your family can provide a safe environment for family members to share feelings, thoughts, frustrations, fears, hopes and dreams.  What’s the single-best thing you can do to improve family communication?  Make a daily effort to talk with each family member … Continue reading

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