Archive for the ‘Family Life’ Category

postheadericon How to Apologize After a Heated Argument

How to Apologize After a Heated Argument

Two Methods:Giving a Genuine ApologyRe-establishing Trust After an ArgumentCommunity Q&A The fight is over, and you’re wondering how to apologize for your behavior, not to mention a handful of specific things you wish you hadn’t said. The emotional intensity of personal relationships, and the closeness we have with the people we spend our lives with sometimes boils over. The good news is, there are a handful of meaningful steps to follow when apologizing after a heated argument with a loved one. Method 1 Giving a Genuine Apology 1 Avoid excuses….

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How to Create a Calmer Household

Kids running everywhere? TV blaring at its loudest and the ping of video games driving you insane? All those constant fights you can hear raging through the door make your head want to explode. Meanwhile, neighbors and friends keep dropping by and your spouse is hiding in the downstairs bathroom waiting for peace to descend… Does this sound awfully familiar? If so, then it might be time to start instituting some peace throughout the household and to try to lead a slightly calmer life together. 1 Be willing to set…

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How to Create a Cheerful Room

A cheerful room is one that makes you feel energetic, happy, and uplifted. Here is how to make a room feel cheerier and inviting. 1 Use colors that are associated with cheerfulness. Bright, sunny colors are suitable. The best colors are: Orange Yellow Gold Apricot/peach Rose Blush 2 Use a room that has a lot of natural light coming in. Large, open windows are ideal. Enable the light to spill through these windows at all times during the day. 3 Use natural daylight globes for darker days and night times….

postheadericon How to Answer Where Do Babies Come From

How to Answer Where Do Babies Come From

Three Parts:Knowing What to Do When the Question Pops UpAnswering the QuestionKnowing Where Your Child Is AtCommunity Q&A It’s natural for kids to ask questions, such as “Where do babies come from?” However, it can be uncomfortable for you as a parent, especially if it comes out of your 3-year-old’s mouth. Nonetheless, your child deserves an answer. Part 1 Knowing What to Do When the Question Pops Up 1 Don’t dismiss the question. Your kids are curious about the world. “Where do babies come from?” is a natural question, especially…

postheadericon How to Create a Bridal Registry List

How to Create a Bridal Registry List

Learning how to create a bridal registry list is an essential part of the marriage process. Wedding guests, and even some individuals who were not invited to the wedding, will want to get you a gift to offer their congratulations on your new life together. Rather than people picking out something that is their taste, give them a list of exactly what you’d like to have in your home. 1 Take inventory of your stuff. Remember that your fiance will also be bringing a houseful of stuff to the relationship,…

postheadericon How to Create a Baby Monitor with a Cell Phone

How to Create a Baby Monitor with a Cell Phone

Two Methods:Creating a Basic Audio MonitorUsing Smartphone SoftwareCommunity Q&A Parents may occasionally find themselves in situations where they must improvise in order to keep tabs on their babies, particularly when traveling. Cell phones can be the perfect solution. Though they should never be used as an excuse to leave a baby unattended at significant distances, cell phones do allow parents the opportunity to listen in on young children so that they can render immediate assistance in the event something occurs. Method 1 Creating a Basic Audio Monitor 1 Obtain a…

postheadericon How to Cradle Hold a Baby

How to Cradle Hold a Baby

Two Parts:Learning How To Do the Cradle HoldUsing the Cradle HoldCommunity Q&A Holding a baby for the first time can be nerve-wracking, especially if you are unsure about the best way to do it. There are several different ways to hold a baby and choosing one is usually based on the comfort of the baby as well as the person holding them. One of the most common ways to hold a baby is the cradle hold – this gives the baby lots of support and allows for easy eye contact…

postheadericon How to Cover a Pregnancy With Health Insurance

How to Cover a Pregnancy With Health Insurance

A pregnancy, whether planned or unexpected, is a life-changing experience that can be expensive if not covered by health insurance. It’s important to find a policy that provides the best care for mother and baby during pregnancy and in delivery. Know how to cover a pregnancy with health insurance to get the best care for the most reasonable price. 1 Know what your current plan provides. The first step to covering a pregnancy with health insurance is to determine what coverage is available to you through your health insurance plan….

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How to Correct Parental Mistakes

Congratulations! Coming to this page is a sign that you have taken the hardest step and admitted your mistake to yourself! 1 Recognize that by admitting to being wrong, you are doing your child(ren) a favor. First of all, you are acknowledging your mistake and aiming to correct it. Second, you are showing that people make mistakes, and that it’s good to be upfront about them. You are setting a positive example by admitting that you are wrong. 2 Write some notes to yourself about what is important for you…

postheadericon How to Annul a Marriage in California

How to Annul a Marriage in California

Five Parts:Meeting the RequirementsFilling out the Proper FormsFiling the FormsServing the PartiesAttending a HearingCommunity Q&A To annul a marriage is to declare that it never existed in the eyes of the law. A court will grant an annulment if the court finds that the marriage is not legally valid due to legal impediments that existed at its inception such as incest, bigamy, and mental illness. Get some tips on how to annul a marriage in California before beginning this legal proceeding. Part 1 Meeting the Requirements 1 Determine if you…