Landra, Parenting

Tips for Parents, Teens to Help With College Transition

It’s that time of year when many high school seniors are settling into their choice of university and imagining what life is going to be like without mom and dad around all the time. They envision endless party nights without curfews or check-ins. Their minds wander to days without their parents hovering over their shoulder […]

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Parenting, Tech Products

The Albert Clock Makes Math Fun

The Albert Clock just might be the wake-up call needed to feel sharp and positive first thing in the morning. It might even be the tool that makes math fun for kids (and adults). What Is the Albert Clock Created by two French men, the Albert Clock is a unique, digital wall clock that requires […]

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Parenting

How To Text Your Teen During A Divorce

During their parents’ divorce, some teens might struggle with the changes to their everyday life and face bits of emotional stress. While every child is affected in some way by divorce, teenagers seem to be affected the most simply because of their stage of life and the level of awareness they have. Teens are going […]

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Parenting, Technology

Is Slow Tech Parenting For Your Family?

Despite a requirement of adulthood being a high-tech, fast-paced life, that doesn’t necessarily mean parents are ready to introduce technology into the lives of their children so quickly. The Slow Tech Parenting movement is making its rounds on parenting sites everywhere, and moms and dads are trying to decide what kind of parenting style works […]

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Parenting

Everything You Need to Know About Planning Summer Break

Often, there’s a race to the end of the school year. One so focused on finishing that parents neglect to line up activities that will make for an awesome summer break. Then the scramble begins: piecing together child care, desperately searching for campsites that haven’t already been booked up, dreaming of the idyllic summer camp […]

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Parenting, Technology

5 Stress-Relieving Apps New Single Parents Should Download

Becoming a single parent can be like being dropped off in a foreign city with no money, no car, and no coffee. Blindfolded. Like parenting, single parenting doesn’t come with a handy instruction manual, and parents usually don’t have nine months to prepare for becoming single parents. The life of a single parent is challenging […]

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Parenting, Technology

FamilyTech Apps Can Help Kids With Autism

Sure, there are plenty of things that parents of Autistic children need to adjust and think through to make everyday life as normal as possible, but not everything those kids interact with needs to be specifically designed for their place on the spectrum. Truth be told, FamilyTech did not initially create apps with the intent […]

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