Tag: family

How to Stay Safe on a Family Vacation

A vacation can be a great time to bond with the other members of your family and build memories together. However, anytime you’re in an unfamiliar location, it’s also important to pay attention to safety. Whether you’re traveling internationally or merely going to a local theme park, you need to make sure you remain safe. Read More…

Are You Actually Reconnecting with a Lost Relative?

Reconnecting with an extended family member can be very comforting. And it’s a great way to forge new friendships within your family. Whether you’ve fallen out of touch or something happened to cause the disconnect, it’s nice to feel a connection to lost members of your family. However, especially if the other party reached out Read More…

6 Ways to Keep Your Kids Busy During Summer Vacation

Kids love summer vacation. But parents often find it hard to keep them active while they’re not in school. That’s why summer vacation can sometimes end with kids merely languishing in front of the TV or playing on their phones. That’s not great for kids nor parents. One of the reasons this happens is because Read More…

Is Your Family Bigger Than You Thought?

Have you ever wondered if there’s someone missing from your family circle? Maybe you’ve heard a name in passing and that’s all you know. Perhaps you were young when the person left the family, or you simply feel your family may be larger than you were told. Whatever the case–adoption, family conflicts, or other situations–you Read More…

How to Build a Family Tree with Little Information

Plenty of people want to learn more about their family history. After all, the prospect of learning more about your family, especially if you already don’t know much, is very exciting. However, building a family tree with minimal information is difficult, simply because you don’t have much to go on. When you don’t know your Read More…

How to Find Family Members You Didn’t Know About

Every family has its secrets. In most case, they’re relatively small. But then there are times when that secret is big…as big as the existence of a family member you didn’t know about before. It can be hard to digest the fact that your family has been hiding something so big from you. But after that, Read More…

A Guide to Reconnecting with an Estranged Family Member

Family is an incredibly important part of most people’s lives. A healthy familial relationship is fulfilling, and many people find comfort in their family long after they’ve struck out on their own. However, that’s not always the case. Whether because of personal differences, neglect, or just a lack of communication, some people become estranged from Read More…

How to Find the Burial Site of a Deceased Friend or Relative

Dealing with the death of a family member or friend can be difficult. One of the ways that many people choose to deal with their grief is by visiting their loved one’s burial site, whether to talk, lay memorials, or just reminisce. However, if you weren’t on good terms with the person when he or Read More…

Communication: The Most Important Part of a Relationship

Relationships, both romantic and platonic, are complicated. Even if you don’t have a romantic partner, you almost certainly have multiple platonic friendships that are important to you. In every relationship, there are going to be disagreements, but those disagreements shouldn’t signal the end of your relationship. In a healthy relationship, you can work out problems Read More…

Easy Ways to Keep in Touch with a Busy Person

In the 21st century, there are almost too many things to do. You can find endless hobbies, thousands of hours of movies, and lots of work that needs to be completed. With all the work, school, personal time, sleep, and everything else that goes into everyday living, you may find that some people are starting Read More…