Tips & Advice

Price Drop in Airfare? Airlines May Owe You Cash and Here’s How to Get It

You’ve done your research, booked your flight at the best price – only to realize later that the price of your flight has suddenly dropped. Are you out of luck? Not quite yet – but you’ll need to act fast.…

Homework Doesn’t Have To Be A Battle – Try These Stress-Reducing Tips

The last few weeks have been full of planning and preparing for parents sending kids back to school. Gathering supplies, making lists, filling out paperwork… and right away, it seems kids start receiving their first homework assignments of the year.…

Preparing for the Unexpected

The summer evening was like the dozen or so that had preceded it – hot and sticky without even a slight breeze to cool my Brittany spaniel and me. Because of the conditions, I intended for the run to be…

Maintaining Your Gun Dog’s Health

Sometimes gun dog owners get so caught up in the training they put into their dogs that they start slacking in maintaining their dog’s overall health. Things that should be routine like grooming and keeping daily used items clean often…

Essential Gear for New Waterfowl Hunters

Every year, thousands of new waterfowl hunters join their friends and family in the blind, for their inaugural hunt. However, many other would-be waterfowlers are deterred from taking up duck or goose hunting, solely because they feel as if they…

There Is Now A Legit Term For After-School Meltdowns

When kids get home from school they seem to dump everything right inside the door and try to head for the television. As a parent, you are thinking, “Really?! Was it a tough day at the office?” We tend to…

Mistakes to Avoid When Taking Your Child on Their First Deer Hunt

We can all remember our earliest trials afield. For most, our initial trips to the woods were in the accompaniment of our fathers, grandfathers, or a close family friend. Not only did these outings teach us how to be efficient…

With School Upon Us, This Early Childhood Phase Could Be Affecting Your Older Children And Teens

Parents know the early years of a child’s life are when they develop bonds and learn security and trust, and it is very common for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers to get upset or anxious when they are away from their…

This May Be The Most Important Lesson You Teach In Your Homeschool

If you are a homeschool parent, your school year is likely in full-swing after a careful summer of planning and preparation. But after a few weeks of hitting the books, even the most energetic parent can begin to see burnout…

Take The Stress Out Of The School Year With These Fun Tips

It’s that time again – the beginning of a new school year. Whether your kids have already gone back to school or they start in a few weeks, you probably have a mile-high to-do list. Going back to school does…