Family & Parenting

Getting Ready For the Empty Nest

Getting Ready For the Empty Nest

Editor 08/12/2018 0
You have children, raise them to be good human beings and before you know it, they’re grown up! They say we only get 18 summers with our children and while we’re in it, we take it for granted. It isn’t until they’re all grown up that we realize how precious time is with our children. An empty nest isn’t something easy to handle. It can be sad, worrisome and depressing, knowing you’ve done your duty as a parent, and now it’s time for your children to go off into to the world on their own. To make the transition easier, here are some tips on getting ready for the empty nest even if you’re years ...
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The Trend for Starting Families Later in Life

The Trend for Starting Families Later in Life

Editor 04/14/2015 1
Time has changed. Not overnight, but over the course of several decades, women have postponed starting a family until later in life. A few years here and a few years there have amounted to many women waiting to marry and waiting to have children. Birth ControlThe trend started in the 1960‘s when the birth control pill allowed women to decide when or if they wanted to have children. Most opted to take the pill and wait until they had graduated from high school and enjoyed a couple years of freedom before settling into motherhood.  Climbing the LadderThe following decades saw the trend continue ...
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