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Putting Your Kids on a Healthy Media Diet

Putting Your Kids on a Healthy Media Diet

10.29.2014
There's an interesting article winding up in parent's e-mailboxes these days containing an unexpected implied message from late Apple founder...
Dear Tech: Let's Reevaluate Our Relationship

Dear Tech: Let's Reevaluate Our Relationship

10.29.2014
While certainly frustrating, this "time-out" did force me to reevaluate my relationship with tech. Frankly, it demands too much of my time...
Five Ways Tech Companies Can Be More Family Friendly

Five Ways Tech Companies Can Be More Family Friendly

10.29.2014
In honor of National Work and Family Month, the following are five suggestions for how tech companies can be more inclusive of workers...

Knowing Yourself: There's No App for That

10.28.2014
How will they engage in any self-reflection or inner mining if they're in a constant loop of Vine videos and Starbucks selfies?
School Should Also Be About Learning Through Play

School Should Also Be About Learning Through Play

10.28.2014
Creating opportunities for all children to learn, in a country as vast as the United States, is a unique challenge. One salient point...
5 Apps To Help You Cope With Anxiety

5 Apps To Help You Cope With Anxiety

Leigh Weingus  10.27.2014
Anyone familiar with feelings of worry, stress and anxiety knows that getting to a calm, peaceful place isn't always easy. As society becomes...
The Young and the Stressful: A True Story

The Young and the Stressful: A True Story

10.23.2014
Professional achievements still mean a lot to me. Success, however, is in the process of being re-defined. Prioritizing my well-being is...
A Close Look at the Online Spending Behavior of Children

A Close Look at the Online Spending Behavior of Children

10.23.2014
As consumers, it is up to us to teach our children to use, and not abuse, technology.
Cyberbullying, Online Abuse or Political Scandal: 41-Year-Old Monica Lewinsky Ought to Know the Difference

Cyberbullying, Online Abuse or Political Scandal: 41-Year-Old Monica Lewinsky Ought to Know the Difference

10.22.2014
I am shocked--shocked--that Monica Lewinsky considers the Internet the major contributor to her ruined reputation; shocked that she considered...
The 6 Steps To Good Digital Parenting

The 6 Steps To Good Digital Parenting

10.22.2014
This is probably the first technological era in human history where the kids are leading the adults. It is very humbling to have a 7-year-old...
The Learning Habit Challenge!

The Learning Habit Challenge!

10.21.2014
We can all get stuck in familiar routines that are nonproductive, simply because they are repeated, day after day. So, after repeatedly...
Why My Kids Need to Watch More TV

Why My Kids Need to Watch More TV

10.21.2014
For the duration of their little lives, my children have watched videos on Netflix and Amazon. They have never had to sit through TV commercials....
10 Smartphone Rules We Should All Follow

10 Smartphone Rules We Should All Follow

10.21.2014
This is not a blog on your rights. You have a right to be oblivious to your surroundings and a right to be obnoxious. That includes your...
The Virtualization of Childhood

The Virtualization of Childhood

10.17.2014
Internet, the global system of interconnected computer networks that was created to defend geographic boundaries, has now morphed into...