Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from May, 2022

What are the benefits of using mediation to settle disagreements within the family?

Despite the difficulties presented by Covid-19, this article will discuss how  family mediation  may assist you in arriving at a decision more quickly and in maintaining your sense of control over the future of your family. The process of breaking up with someone and getting divorced may be an emotional roller coaster. It's normal to experience feelings of rage, hurt, and fear, but when you add the uncertainty caused by the Coronavirus, those emotions get intensified. When feelings are running high, it might feel hard to resolve disagreements within the family and come to terms with issues with child custody, child support payments, and other financial matters. If you are unable to communicate with one another, going to the Family Court to settle your disagreement may appear to be your only alternative. Nevertheless, there is an alternative that enables you to arrive at a decision more quickly and maintain your influence over the destiny of your family. What exactly is the mediatio

Types of Elderly Abuse and Challenges at Nursing Homes and Ways To Cope

  Image source   Aging is a natural part of life. Once you reach a certain point in your life, there is nothing more you want from life but endless peace and serenity. This is precisely the kind of life anyone wants for their older loved one. Unfortunately, since caring for an elderly patient is a full-time job involving tenfold responsibilities, it is not unusual to shift your relative to a nursing home.   These are professional institutes made for elderly folk by providing them care, comfort, and the appropriate medical treatment. Yet, some sinister establishments still abuse their power and mistreat older patients in the most heinous way.   About two to three staff in nursing homes and long-term care facilities confess to elderly abuse in the past year worldwide. Unless measures get taken to stop these atrocious acts, with the growing population now entering old age, the rate of assault will only increase. Therefore, it is essential to investigate the prevalence of abuse i

5 Tips For Reducing The Risk Of Cancer

  Image source Cancer is one of the deadliest illnesses, taking the lives of millions of people across the world each year. But what’s even more concerning is that the number of cancer patients being diagnosed is rising. With changes in our lifestyle and a degrading environment over the past few years, we are now more prone to developing cancer. Therefore, it’s crucial to reduce the risk of cancer and protect yourself for a healthy and happy life. However, there’s no way to protect yourself from this dangerous disease as no cure has been developed yet. But you should know that there is one in the form of prevention. By changing certain parts of your lifestyle and avoiding carcinogens effectively, you can stay cancer-free throughout your life. Here are five tips for reducing the risk of cancer. Avoid environmental carcinogens While we can avoid some carcinogens through lifestyle changes, it can be quite challenging to avoid those in the environment around us. Over time, because

Kids can Make Gifts for Dad with as Little as 2 Supplies

With Father’s Day right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to encourage kids to make a gift for their Dads from a handprint handmade Father’s Day card, to decorated cork coasters,  to custom golf balls and an outdoor hide a key gift! These projects use as little as two supplies!    I have a Do-It-Yourself craft and home décor expert for the creatively challenged who can provide easy crafts and tips to recycle on-hand household items and upcycle them into creative craft projects.  Sandy Sandler, creator of Bowdabra , has put together several  Father’s Day craft projects (photos and project descriptions are below) . She is available to demonstrate how easy it is for kids to create these gifts for Dad.    “Dads are always the most difficult to buy presents for. An easy solution – do not purchase a gift,   rather make one instead,” Sandy suggests. “Father’s Day is the perfect holiday to surprise dads with homemade crafts. Dads are always so proud of their children, and they feel esp

Is San Antonio a good place for starting a family?

  If you're a young couple wondering whether San Antonio is a good place for starting a family, keep reading. We've got your back! To make your decision-making process easier, we've done our share of research. We comprised a list of things you need to know if you're considering moving to San Antonio . So, let’s get going, shall we? Cost of living Before relocating to San Antonio, the first thing on your list should be to check how affordable it is to live there . Buying or renting a home should be next on your list. Except downtown, which is usually the most expensive area of any city, purchasing a home in San Antonio is quite affordable compared to the national average. You can buy a pretty decent family home for the median home price of $175,000. According to recent estimations, the overall cost of living is 14% below the national average. With lower housing costs and no state income tax , you get to save up significantly more than you would be able if you lived in s