Technology

7 Tools That Help Work-From-Home Parents Stay Productive

Working from home comes with many distractions. The dishes are screaming for attention. The laundry begs to be thrown in the washing machine. The TV beckons parents to take a break. Being a work-from-home parent can be rewarding, but, it also requires lots of self-control and organization to stay productive. And, if the kids are […]

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Tech Products

5 Tech Deals For Families On Amazon Prime Day

It’s Amazon Prime Day! The third annual Amazon deals holiday started last night at 9 pm EST and will roll through today. There are plenty of good deals out there, but we wanted to highlight a handful that might be a good fit for families. So have a look and get on these deals before […]

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Parenting, Technology

Quick Tips for Grocery Shopping and Meal Prep

The average American from age 25-64 spends about 37 minutes every single day preparing meals. That may not seem like very much time. Think about it like this that is just over 12 minutes per meal, at three meals per day. Parents reading this are already rolling their eyes. Getting in and out of the […]

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Technology

Teens Choosing to Break Up With Social Media

It’s not surprising that rapidly texting in group chats, uploading disappearing videos, and constantly updating social media profiles comes more naturally to today’s teenager than riding a bike. They’ve been raised with devices in hand and it’s a part of their generation’s make up. So, when a 2016 study of 790 teenagers found that nearly […]

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Tech Products

7 Toys to Help Celebrate the 4th of July

With the Fourth of July falling on a weekday this year, a lot of families might have even longer celebrations planned than what is typical for a holiday weekend. Since Amazon offers the awesome option of free two-day shipping (for Prime members), you can still stock up on goodies to make this year’s Independence Day […]

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Tech Products, Tech Tool Of The Month

Tech Tool of the Month: Echo Show

This year’s craze of at-home voice assistants has leaped to a whole new level. We recommended this product as a good IOU for Dad on Father’s Day, and now the wait is finally over. Yesterday, Amazon debuted our Tech Tool of the Month: Echo Show, a version of Alexa that is enhanced with video to […]

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Parenting, Technology

These Are the Apps to Look For On Your Kid’s Phone

These days, parents face unique challenges well beyond what their own parents could have helped prepare them for. Today’s kids, unsurprisingly, push for independence and privacy as a normal part of growing up. But, their use of technology presents them with the chance to be more secretive than ever before. The locked doors and whispered […]

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