Tag: family

28 Ways to Find Long-Lost Relatives and Friends

Everyone falls out of touch with loved ones at least sometime in their lives. It’s just part of growing and changing. However, if you find yourself thinking about old friends, or you decide it’s time to reconnect with a loved one, you need to have somewhere to start. You don’t have to just wish that Read More…

Records You Should Find for Your Family Tree

A family tree is a great way to understand more about your family. What are the most important records to collect for your family tree?

Why Parents Should Talk to Their Kids About Safety

As parents, you have a huge responsibility. You’re the ones setting your children up for the rest of their lives! It can be a daunting prospect. But there are plenty of ways to make sure you’re doing all you can. One of the best ways to set your kids up for success is to talk Read More…

How to Throw the Best Super Bowl Party

Super Bowl LIV is just around the corner. Even if you’re not a big fan of the game itself, the Super Bowl is an amazing chance to get together with friends and family and have a great time rooting for whichever team you like more. And no matter how you personally feel about the Super Read More…

Rainy Day Activities for Kids

Winter often tends to keep people cooped up inside more than usual. Because it’s so cold outside, you can’t do all the same outdoor activities that you do during the summer. That often weighs heavily on families. Since kids tend to have more energy than adults–and without an outlet for all that energy–they can get Read More…

Find Family and Start Anew This New Year

With every new year comes the idea of starting anew, of having a fresh start. This can come in the form of your health or fitness, what you do for a living, or where you live. Or, it can be your relationships; ones you have or, in some cases, ones you’re missing. When it comes Read More…

Find Someone From Your Past This New Year

Many people’s New Year’s resolutions fall along pretty similar lines–if you’ve resolved to get more exercise, eat less, or spend more time chasing your dreams, you’re definitely not alone. But you deserve to have some more unique resolutions this year. Instead of making a New Year’s resolution that falls along the lines of losing weight Read More…

What to Do When You Dislike Your Partner’s Family

Long-term relationships aren’t just between you and your partner. They also encompass both of your families. And getting along with your partner’s family can be a good way to enhance your relationship. Unfortunately, it can be more than just a little difficult to handle the differences between families, and that’s where many couples end up Read More…

How to Avoid the Grandparent Scam

In the scamming world, there’s the perception that elderly people are naive to the mechanisms behind various scams. Or, to put it more simply, older people are good marks. Unfortunately, that perception is still fairly true. But many older citizens are fighting back against the wave of scamming. Whether it’s you or your other family Read More…

Connect With Extended Family This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to be with friends and family. If you already know (and get along with) everyone in your extended family, you can end up with quite the group around the table. But if you don’t have that family around, it can be difficult having to celebrate Thanksgiving without them. Have you lost Read More…