Archive for the ‘Family Life’ Category

postheadericon How to Create Family Unity

How to Create Family Unity

If your family is having difficulties getting along, or maybe isn’t on the same page often, here’s an article to get your family happy and closer! 1 Understand and accept each person and their personalities in order to get along with them or at least have a respectful relationship. Even if you and that person have little in common, it’s great to find at least one similar interest or maybe even discuss different interests you each share. 2 Create time with each other . You must spend some time together which…

postheadericon How to Create a Wedding Welcome Bag

How to Create a Wedding Welcome Bag

Whether welcoming traveling guests to your hometown or sending a happy greeting to those coming from afar for the destination wedding of your dreams, personalized wedding welcome bags are an excellent way to welcome your guests to town. They show guests that you’re excited about their attendance, and are an excellent way to help them remember your special day. 1 Determine how many visiting guests you will need to make bags for. 2 Choose a personalized container, such as a reusable tote bag or Kraft paper bag, to hold the contents of your gift. 3…

postheadericon How to Create a Wedding Memory Book

How to Create a Wedding Memory Book

Tying the knot? Your story has more meaning than flowers or a five tiered cake. When did you first meet? Why did you fall in love? Wedding memory books are great for commemorating those special moments and for displaying the professional photos from your special day. 1 Decide the scope of your wedding memory book. Do you want to just document the wedding-related events (the proposal, dress selection, bridal shower, wedding day, etc.) or would you like to include memorable events throughout your relationship and engagement? This determines the length…

postheadericon How to Create a Wedding Guest List

How to Create a Wedding Guest List

There are many aspects to planning a wedding, and often the process can be stressful, especially when others want to offer their opinions. One area of planning that can cause arguments is creating a wedding guest list. It is important to take other people’s feelings into consideration to avoid friction with your family and your future in-laws. Even if you are paying for your own wedding, sit down with your future spouse and both sets of parents during this endeavor. Ultimately, however, the decision is yours. Consider the following when…

postheadericon How to Create a Transitional Object

How to Create a Transitional Object

Transitional objects are created when young children between the ages of 6 months and 1 year begin to recognize their independence and deal with the anxiety this causes by turning a familiar belonging into a source of comfort. The most common transitional objects come in the form of children’s favorite toy, stuffed animal, or a blanket. Here are steps to take as a parent to help your children deal with and create comforting transitional objects. 1 Understand the importance of transitional objects. Transitional objects are healthy signs of the love,…

postheadericon How to Create a Sympathy Card

How to Create a Sympathy Card

Three Parts:Making a Sympathy Card by HandWriting the Sympathy MessageMaking a Sympathy Card Using Microsoft WordCommunity Q&A If you have a friend, or family member who is grieving the loss of a loved one, a sympathy card might make them feel a little better! Knowing that someone is sympathetic to their loss may help to provide comfort to the recipient, and may also help them feel more open to you and more free to share their feelings. = Part 1 Making a Sympathy Card by Hand 1 Gather your supplies….

postheadericon How to Create a Scrapbook for an Adopted Child

How to Create a Scrapbook for an Adopted Child

If you are adding a child to your family by adoption, traditional baby books may not be a perfect way to record your child’s early life. Decades ago, many parents did not give adopted children information about their lives before they joined the family. But experts recommend telling adopted children not only that they were adopted, but as much detail as possible (or appropriate) about their pre-adoption lives. Author and journalist Jennifer Grant, author of the adoption memoir “Love You More: The Divine Surprise of Adopting My Daughter,” created a…

postheadericon How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

Two Methods:ChecklistRewardsCommunity Q&A Have you walked into your kids bedroom and fallen because of all the junk lying everywhere? Well this is the article for you. This article will show how to make a cleaning checklist and reward system, and how to enforce it. Method 1 Checklist 1 Grab a piece of poster paper and title it ” Cleaning Checklist”. 2 Write down some chores that can be done by your children. Make sure they are age appropriate, though (ex. A three year old shouldn’t be washing dishes, or doing…

postheadericon How to Create a Pregnancy Memory Album

How to Create a Pregnancy Memory Album

A baby memory album will help you save memories of your pregnancy – the moment you found out you were pregnant, the first time you heard your baby’s heartbeat, that adorable ultrasound photo. You’ll be able to share it with your child, or just cherish it for yourself. The best part about making a digital book is that you don’t have to be artistic. Anyone can create a great baby memory book these days. 1 Choose your preferred booking making application (e.g. iMemoryBook, Bellflowerbooks, MyPublisher, iPhoto, Adobe inDesign, more listed…

postheadericon How to Create a Pregnancy Journal

How to Create a Pregnancy Journal

Three Methods:Starting the JournalKnowing What to Write AboutIncluding Things Other Than WritingCommunity Q&A Pregnancy is an incredibly important time in a woman’s life. It is a time of many changes, from physical changes to mental and lifestyle changes. You may wish to take note of some of these changes in your life, and write them down for later reflection. You can easily start a pregnancy journal with the proper planning and guidance, and have a record of all the incredible feelings and experiences you have during your pregnancy. Method 1…