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Hire a Nanny to Give Your Kids the Care They Need

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Hiring a caregiver, Nanny, Nanny vanvouver

Health care assistant
In April of this year, Minister Jason Kenney said that the backlog of families looking for a Canadian nanny or live in caregiver was “unmanageable.” This means that the wait to get a nanny is long, and many families are forced to compete with others to try to get the nanny services they need to make sure that their children are properly cared for. But though some might be desperate just to find care, and be willing to settle for someone who is not their top choice, choosing the agency that is setting the standard for nanny agencies in Canada is still a good idea. It might mean a tough period of waiting, but in the long run, it can be a very worthwhile decision. It is hard to point to one reason why so many people want nannies, but t

Enjoy a Luxury Vegas Condo, and Fewer Responsibilities

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Las vegas condos, Las vegas real estate, Southern highlands homes for sale

Buying a condo
Did you know that, in 2012, an overwhelming majority of new home buyers began the the process online, and that typical homes in Nevada are up for sale for only 102 days? Buying a home can be a long, drawn-out process, especially for first-time home buyers. Even more alarmingly, the process can involve a lot of unanticipated, and sometimes hidden, costs. What do first time home buyers need to know, especially when purchasing homes in popular markets, like Las Vegas? Draft a Realistic Budget A staggering number, or 58%, of first time home buyers are single. The Federal National Mortgage Association recommends limiting housing purchases to 28% of overall income. Unmarried

Think Personality When it Comes to Family Photos

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Homepage

A family picture
Did you know that, in the late 19th century, photographing relatives, especially children, post-mortem was common practice? The pictures featured recently deceased infants or children, sometimes propped up next to their living mothers and siblings. The chilling photographs, sometimes the only memento of a child due to high infant mortality rates, give a whole new meaning to scary family pictures. Taking an awkward family picture may not seem that bad in comparison, but there are steps you can take to ensure that your family has the best possible experience with a professional photographer. What are these steps? Prepare Children Family photos today are much more flexible. Although average photo sessions can last up to an hour, many family photographers may recommend shorter, 20 minute sessio

Tips for Off Campus Living

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Cal student housing, Finding an apartment, Uc berkeley apartments

Finding an apartment
When most people think of student housing, their minds automatically jump to dormitories. Though many students do live in dormitories, the range of housing options available to students is much wider than it used to be, giving students at all levels many choices about where to live. About 1,439,264 Bachelors’ degrees and about 574,618 Masters’ degrees are awarded annually, and about 6,184,229 students are enrolled in public two-year colleges. Some of those students live on campus, some live with their parents, and others commute from student apartments. If you don’t choose on-campus housing, finding an apartment can be a challenge. Many student rentals are relatively inexpensive, but they fill up fast, meaning that other students have to look beyond student apartments and make other arrangements. Here,

Do You Want Better Family Photos to Look Back On?

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Homepage

Professional family pictures
Professional family pictures are like the holy grail for housewives all over the world. Family photos hold a very special place in the hearts of most people. They capture the essence of a family in a particular moment. When you look back on a family photo, everyone gets to smile and recall what life was like back when the picture was taken. However, getting a good family picture is no easy task. If you have ever inadvertently taken a scary, funny, or awkward family photo, here are some tips to avoid doing so in the future. 1. The Scary Family Picture Do not hold power tools, weapons, or synchronize an awkward smile with other members of your family when in front of a camera. All of these will increase your chances of pulling off a scary family picture. You should also avoid irregular lighting, s

The Bunk Bed Reimagined

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Bunk bed, Bunk beds, Full over full bunk beds

Full over full bunk beds
Bunk beds have changed a lot in the past years. Even more so, if you believe the rumor that they were originally a space saving innovation of the ancient Egyptians. While your last experience with a bunk bed may have been slightly more recent than the time of the Pharaohs, some of the latest trends in bunk beds may still surprise you. Here are just a few.
  • Mix and Match. Did you know that the two mattresses do not necessarily have to be the same size? Many of us think of the old fashioned twin bunk beds, but nowadays you can find not just larger models, like Full Over Full bunk beds, but also Twin Over Full bunk beds. Twin Over Full models not on

The Bunk Bed Reimagined

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Bunk beds, Wooden bunk beds

Twin bunk beds
Bunk beds have changed a lot in the past years. Even more so, if you believe the rumor that they were originally a space saving innovation of the ancient Egyptians. While your last experience with a bunk bed may have been slightly more recent than the time of the Pharaohs, some of the latest trends in bunk beds may still surprise you. Here are just a few.
  • Mix and Match. Did you know that the two mattresses do not necessarily have to be the same size? Many of us think of the old fashioned twin bunk beds, but nowadays you can find not just larger models, like Full over full bunk beds, but also Twin Over Full bunk beds. Twin Over Full models not only provide two different mattress sizes, but also more st

The Bunk Bed Reimagined

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Full over full bunk beds, Twin bunk beds, Twin over full bunk bed

Bunk bed
Bunk beds have changed a lot in the past years. Even more so, if you believe the rumor that they were originally a space saving innovation of the ancient Egyptians. While your last experience with a bunk bed may have been slightly more recent than the time of the Pharaohs, some of the latest trends in bunk beds may still surprise you. Here are just a few.
  • Mix and Match. Did you know that the two mattresses do not necessarily have to be the same size? Many of us think of the old fashioned twin bunk beds, but nowadays you can find not just larger models, like Full Over Full bunk beds, b