Author: Allison Plank

I'm Allison Plank, and this is my blog, Family Issues Online. As a recent divorcee and single mom to my 3-year-old, my life revolves around my daughter. I started this website to help families through their issues. I hope you enjoy the site, learn a few things or maybe teach a few :) Feel free to comment on topics that interest you, and ask some questions of your own!

The Unmatched Quality of Amish Built Sheds

A shed is one of the most wanted additions to any home. There are many different solutions that a well made shed can offer a homeowner. Having additional space to store larger items is a great convenience. In addition, many have used a shed as their own personal ….

How Your Parent Can Thrive With Assisted Living

Taking care of your aging parent can be a full-time job. Adding onto that, you have many other things that you have to worry about. You have to work, take care of your kids and pets, keep some sort of social life (if you’re lucky), and on top ….

Top 7 Tips for Finding the Right Realtor

When people in the United States buy homes, many of them go with a real estate agent. Approximately 87% of homebuyers bought their homes with a realtor or broker and about 88% of these people say that they would recommend that person to a friend or relative, according ….

4 Tips to Creating a More Nautical Look for Your Home

Americans spend a lot on their home decor. The home decor industry is worth an estimated $65.2 billion. This is the amount it generates every year. In 2012, it was estimated that the home furnishings market brought in at least $80 billion. Many of these people want to ….

The Advantages Of Living In An Apartment Complex

The vast majority of us move at some point in our lives. In fact, it’s estimated that the average American will move 12 times over the course of their lifetimes. Whether you’re moving for the fifth time or moving out on your own for the very first time, ….

5 Common Myths and Misconceptions About Alcoholism

It might not be a frequent subject of in-depth news reports or make front page news, but alcohol is the most commonly used addictive substance in America. In fact, 17.6 million people — or one in 12 adults — suffer from alcohol dependence or abuse. Seeking help for ….

Four Space-saving Tips for Furnishing a Condo

Are you looking for condo furnishing options? Living in a condo has a long list of benefits. You never have to mow the lawn. Your condo association probably keeps up with much or all of your maintenance. Your condo probably has amenities like a gym or swimming pool ….