Family Fun, Technology

Get Grandparents Online For Face-To-Face Quality Time

Spending time with grandparents can be hard, especially when there are too many miles in between. With today’s increased reliance on technology, many people fear we may be losing the in-person interactions needed to understand one another. And, although the two generations have a lot of difference in understanding and using technology, it truly connects […]

Read more
Movies & TV

Celebrate Heroines With Star Wars Forces of Destiny

Next month, Disney and Lucasfilm will be releasing Star Wars Forces of Destiny on Disney’s YouTube channel. The video shorts will celebrate and follow the heroines from one of the brands’ most infamous franchises. To top it off, Hasbro is launching toys, books, bedding, and apparel to go along with the series. It’s all in […]

Read more
Family Fun, Technology

Plan Ahead for a Smooth Summer Road Trip

It’s that time of year when families pack up and hit the open road to create a few lasting memories. Unlike the good ol’ days of trying to find a license plate from each of the 50 states, or playing a (sometimes violent) round of Punch Buggy, today’s road trips tend to be a little […]

Read more
Parenting, Technology

Have Peace of Mind While Your Kids Surf the Web

It’s hard to remember a time when the internet wasn’t a constant source of information, socialization, and entertainment. Unfortunately, the exciting digital world that society has grown to depend on also has a dark side that can seriously harm children. Cyberbullying, child luring, and inappropriate content are just a few of the dangers children face […]

Read more
Landra, Technology

Helping Teens Engage With Technology in a Positive Way

For many years, we have been circling around this big question: Does technology affect teens? If so, in what ways? And, is technology more harmful or helpful to them? It’s safe to say that most teens are exposed to technology most of the day. It’s also safe to say that yes, technology does have both […]

Read more
Parenting

Tips for a Healthier, Smarter Summer

Believe it or not, summer isn’t just for the kids. Parents should get to enjoy themselves too. Unfortunately, between carpooling to summer camp, friends’ houses, and listening to an endless chorus of I’m bored, summer can be anything but relaxing for parents. Luckily, it doesn’t have to be that way. Enjoy short summer months and […]

Read more
Education, Family Fun, Technology

Bond With Your Kids Over New Technology

Parents who have recently acquired an iPad, iPhone, or other modern tech might feel a bit overwhelmed with setting it up and using it. Learning new technology can be challenging. With so many options and specific lingo associated with every new device, it can be confusing. However, anyone at any age can learn to use […]

Read more