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Have You Lost Your Child to a Smartphone?

Have You Lost Your Child to a Smartphone?

Nancy Colier  04. 7.2015
I write a lot about personal technology and invariably, every time I do, I receive a similar comment in return. The comment, boiled down,...
What Parents Can Learn About the Internet From Kim Kardashian

What Parents Can Learn About the Internet From Kim Kardashian

Dr. Jodi Gold  04. 7.2015
Children take their cues from their parents' behavior and reactions. Parents' fear of too much screen time is valid, but outdated and not...
Teenagers and the Internet

Teenagers and the Internet

Suren Ramasubbu  04. 7.2015
The increased presence of youth online has raised serious concerns about the safety of Internet and social media use.
10 Ways To Make Positive Life Changes

10 Ways To Make Positive Life Changes

James Van Praagh  04. 5.2015
Spring brings with it a sense of renewal, and I've found it's the perfect time to reinvent your self. Shake off those winter cobwebs and...
Digital Detox: A Three-Step Program

Digital Detox: A Three-Step Program

Rose Caiola  04. 2.2015
Without my cellphones (Yes, I have two!) I felt a little lost and disconnected from the things that mattered. But eventually I connected...
Let's Stop Sharing Photos Of Our Kids' Crying, Snot-Nosed Meltdowns

Let's Stop Sharing Photos Of Our Kids' Crying, Snot-Nosed Meltdowns

Meg Conley  03.31.2015
Do we want our kids exposing their vulnerabilities on Instagram, Facebook or Snapchat? Do we want them to think a screen is the correct...
Plugged-in Takes on a Whole New Meaning

Plugged-in Takes on a Whole New Meaning

Cynthia Gibbs-Wilborn  03.30.2015
When people ask me how we enjoyed our spring break this year, I will proudly admit that our family had a marvelous time being plugged in......
Burnbook: Who's to Blame When An App Shuts Down a School?

Burnbook: Who's to Blame When An App Shuts Down a School?

Diana Graber  03.27.2015
When a social media app is named after the "burn book" in the teen cult movie Mean Girls, better brace yourself for a whole Pandora's box...
Does Your Computer Have a Voice?

Does Your Computer Have a Voice?

Janie Emaus  03.25.2015
Right then, the computer started calculating. "What's happening?" I asked. "We're getting graded," she explained. "Right now?" My heart...
Unplug Yourself and Cruise: You'll Learn a Little More About Your World

Unplug Yourself and Cruise: You'll Learn a Little More About Your World

Aubrie Przybysz  03.24.2015
Today it is nearly impossible to go a whole hour without responding to a text, email, or checking social media on your cellphone. After...
Whatever Happened to Compassion?

Whatever Happened to Compassion?

Denise Geelhart  03.23.2015
You can't grumble about your struggles with infertility or illness without someone telling you that you should feel blessed with what you...
How the Remote Can Teach Your Child Self-Control

How the Remote Can Teach Your Child Self-Control

Yvonne Gustafson  03.23.2015
To be successful with their day-to-day interactions with one another, kids need to be able to regulate their bodies. Using the remote as...
9 Parenting Responsibilities You Can Start Outsourcing Tomorrow

9 Parenting Responsibilities You Can Start Outsourcing Tomorrow

Katherine Wintsch  03.20.2015
What's so wrong with outsourcing? Perhaps it's the future of parenting. Let go of the guilt and let someone else help.
Is Sharenting Harming Our Kids?

Is Sharenting Harming Our Kids?

Helene Cohen Bludman  03.19.2015
What seems benign now could be a psychological tsunami someday, with aftershocks for years to come. We parents are essentially imprinting...