Parenting

Are You An Obsessive Parent?

When it comes to parenting, we all want to do better. Even the most confident Moms and Dads out there can admit that they don’t feel like they measure up in some areas. Of course, there are some that parent on the extremes. These are the helicopter parents or even the parent’s whose entire existence […]

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Parenting, Technology

Parenting in the Age of Tech Criticism

Different viewpoints. It seems like a simple enough concept. It’s something parents introduce to children early on and then spend a lifetime trying to explain. Even to themselves. Not everyone agrees. That doesn’t mean one person is wrong and one is right. That also doesn’t mean that someone should be criticized for their viewpoint. No […]

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Parenting, Technology

3 Ways To Connect With Your Teen On Social Media

Do you have a better relationship with your teenager’s answering machine than with them? Gone are the days where people would call one another on landlines and have long, uninterrupted conversations. Welcome to 2017, where there is constant multitasking, and everyone has short, abrupt text conversations more often than human interactions. What’s a family to […]

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Parenting, Technology

FamilyTech’s Guide to Screen Time Regulations

If you had Googled “screen time regulations” a few years ago, you’d have read things like “Keep kids away from screens!” “Digital media exposure for children of all ages should be limited.” Or, “Screens are the equivalent of digital heroine!” Seriously. Now, there are still plenty of facts to support the argument to keep children […]

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Humor, Parenting

Parents Are Funny

Yes, parents are funny. And, even though technology can be a tough topic for some families, for others, it’s actually just a moment to showcase some of their more comical talents. Check out these funny parents we found on Twitter and Instagram this month:         Photo credit: Alan Cleaver via Foter.com / […]

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Parenting

Should Parents Reserve Their Child’s Email Address?

From social media to video chatting, the intelligence of technology is increasing at a fast pace. With over three hundred million people living in the United States, should locking in e-mail addresses for children be a priority? Name Availability With the abundance of people living in the world, parents may worry that their child’s name […]

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