Movies & TV

6 Films To See In Theaters This Fall

It’s getting colder outside and darker earlier. Usually, that means planning a trip to the theater for a movie is a fun way to spend an evening. We normally recommend family films that are coming to Netflix or other streaming services, but today wanted to point out some films that are playing at your local […]

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HoneyDo, Technology

Plan The Ultimate Date Night

It’s all set. You’ve got a date night picked out and a sitter for the kids. Everything is ready except how to spend this precious romantic time. Date nights don’t come around very often, so you want each one to be perfect. Luckily, there are some gadgets and apps to help you plan and enjoy […]

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Parenting

Don’t Let Your Kids Grow Up To Be Trolls

The first thing that comes to mind when you hear the term troll is probably the popular toy of the nineties, fully equipped with colorful hair and a star in place of a belly button. Unfortunately, an internet troll isn’t quite so cute. Internet trolls have more in common with the unfriendly creatures of Scandinavian […]

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Learning, Parenting

5 Tips for Partnering With Your Child’s Teacher

Like parenting, educating children is an evolving practice. Children are constantly learning, whether it’s at home or in school, from books or behaviors. Teachers and parents each have their own practices and techniques, so, when it comes to teaching our children, how do we know what’s best? According to a survey published by the National […]

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Kids + Food, Parenting

What To Do With Leftover Halloween Candy

Photo credit: jeff_golden / Foter.com / CC BY-SA Halloween is over, and your kids have dipped into their stash as often as possible, it won’t be long until it’s an afterthought. I don’t mean to say that your kids are tired of candy, but if you regulate it a bit, you’ll realize that it’s often […]

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Movies & TV

Family Movies Coming To Netflix November 2017

Every month, streaming services like Netflix say goodbye to loads of movies and television and add a slew of new options for subscribers. Here at FamilyTech, we take a look at the incoming films and pick some that look like a good fit for family viewing. And you know this already, but keep it age […]

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Landra, Parenting

Let Teens Earn Their Independence

In one way or another we prepare for our children to leave the nest from their first breath. We love them and protect them, watch as they learn to do more and more on their own. As they enter their teens, their focus shifts away from the family and they begin to prioritize peer relationships. […]

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