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You Do NOT Want To Be The Parent In This Facebook Horror Story

Jennie Shulkin | Posted 10.22.2014 | Fifty
Jennie Shulkin

Just as Facebook strengthens connections between peers, it can also enhance bonds between family members by allowing them to stay updated on each other's lives and maintain contact easily. However, there are many Facebook functions, that if used inappropriately, can drag you across a boundary from which your child or grandchild would have preferred to remain uncrossed.

Not All Parents Post Photos Of Their Babies On Facebook

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 08.20.2014 | Parents

NEW YORK (AP) — Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook. It all ...

Dear Facebook: Please Ban Our Parents, They're Embarrassing Us | Posted 08.15.2014 | Comedy

Ugh, goddammit mom stop commenting on my status about grandma! I'm trying to look cool here!...

This Time Let's Really Stop Judging Each Other

Supriya Kelkar | Posted 08.11.2014 | Parents
Supriya Kelkar

You're not a better parent than me and I'm not better than you. We all need to remind ourselves of this daily so we can try to keep this petty nonsense out of the next generation.

Yagana Shah

15 Things Parents Should Never Ever Do On Facebook | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.10.2014 | Fifty

In the golden days before the advent of Facebook, kids only had to worry about their parents embarrassing them at school pick-ups and during chaperone...

Why You Should ALWAYS Friend Mom On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.08.2014 | Crime

A Utah woman may have saved her son's life by doing the one thing many kids hate the most: Checking him out on Facebook. When the mother discovere...

17 Reasons Why The Kids Don't Like Facebook Anymore

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 09.30.2013 | Comedy

Once the most popular social network for college students and teens, Facebook has become more like a public forum for moms, dads and grandparents to e...

The Family That Texts Together, Stays Together?

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 07.17.2013 | Fifty

There's a new study out of Brigham Young University that says engaging with your kids on social media sites helps strengthen your bond. The study foun...

8 Helpful Hints On Being Your Kid's Facebook Friend

Katerina Rosen | Posted 06.19.2013 | Fifty

Your son or daughter has finally accepted your friend request. Now what? Here are eight tips to make the most of the relationship -- without irritatin...

How Moms And Kids Keep In Touch On Facebook

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 05.10.2013 | Parents

-- Josh Knoller, a young professional in New York City, spent years refusing his mother's "Friend Request" on Facebook before, eventually, "caving in...

Facebook Perfect Parenting

Katie Hurley | Posted 04.30.2013 | Parents
Katie Hurley

I've noticed a trend among moms on Facebook in the past few weeks. In blogs, in status updates, and even out in the real world, moms are fighting back against what people now refer to as "Fakebooking."

Ahhh Facebook, You Are a Cruel Mistress

Virginia Sullivan | Posted 04.30.2013 | Fifty
Virginia Sullivan

Yes, I have to admit -- I'm really into it now. I blog and tweet things. I'm not only on Facebook, but I'm on Google+ too. And my kids? I've left them in the dust. They don't even know what Hootsuite is. I mean, how out of it are they?

What's Your Biggest Social Media Fear?

Posted 08.28.2012 | Parents

Social media can be an invaluable tool: a forum for sharing news and anecdotes, somewhat offensive ecards, a font of crowdsourced information and a co...

Was I Wrong to Post This Picture of My Daughter and Myself on the Internet? | Posted 10.24.2012 | Parents

These ladies had latched onto one another. Mob mentality had taken hold. And in the middle of it all was this simple pic of me and my little girl.

Parents On Facebook Driving Down Stock Prices?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 07.30.2012 | Technology

It was another poor showing for Facebook last week as its stock price hit a new low Friday, dispiriting shareholders already frustrated by lower-than-...

VIDEO: This Mom Is VERY Confused About Facebook | Posted 12.24.2011 | Home

Ya know how grandparents shouldn't be using webcams? Um, well, parents shouldn't be using Facebook. Or generally use technology whatsoever, but that's...