Chris Lowrey lives with her husband and children in Madison, Wisconsin. A mother of four sons and two step-children as well as Editor/Author of Family Time Charm, she commits herself to improving the lives of families and children.
Parents can have fun with their kids on speculating what UFOs really are. The time spent together, gazing at the night sky, can be stimulating as well as bonding.
It can be fun to take a look at how the planets may be able to describe family personalities. Is the child like Neptune and yet the parent more like Saturn?
The older our kids gets, the more the parents confess they have forgotten. This article is written humorously for parents to keep a pocketful of useless information readily available to share with th...
The cold and flu seasons are very hard for parents. It is hard to watch your child sick and not sure what to do. If parents know the symptoms between the cold and the flu they will be better prepare...
Children are often amazed by the Moon. It looks close enough to touch and yet so far away. Parents can spark some amazing conversations with their kids when this opportunity arises.
Potty training is an obvious necessity but it doesn't have to be stressful. Here are some quick and easy training techniques that are for both parent and child.
Get the whole family involved in getting kids to read with this fun game to play. Parents can nurture kids' creativity and keep the children entertained for hours.
This is an election year and even though your children may be young, they are starting to form opinions on politics. As a parent, who do you want to help guide them - Hollywood or you?
Rock music has a strong influence on children today. But, is it safe? What should parents do? There are many positives to both the music and the artists. It is up to the family how to do the filte...
Weekends can be fun for the whole family without spending a lot of money. With a little preparation, plan games for the kids that are fun to play, research crafts for the kids, take hikes and so much...
Money is tight these days. Many parents are struggling to make ends meet. Families are making significant sacrifices. Here are some very simple and yet very helpful suggestions on how a family can ...
Parenting advice can come in all shapes and sized but the best parenting tip available is to take care of the marriage.
Math is a vital necessity in the lives of children. There are math games for kids to play that take little time or trouble. Make math fun and an everyday part of kids' lives. Here are some easy sug...
Empower your children and family with parenting tips to keep your children safe. Stranger danger lessons are essential but must be done in accordance with your child's development without putting an ...
Don't let bedtime wear you out. Focus on the Family, Series 2 offers helpful bedtime suggestions for you and your children. Help make bedtime pleasant.. avoid the battle.