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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Technology

4 Useful Augmented Reality Apps For All Ages

Augmented reality, commonly known as AR, combines reality with virtual reality. It is a technology that layers computer-generated enhancements atop an existing reality to create a unique and meaningful experience. AR has made its way into the mainstream and is enjoyed across many verticals including sports, entertainment, education, healthcare, e-commerce, tourism, and more. You may […]

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HoneyDo, News

FamilyTech Introduces HoneyDo

In our attempt to make every home a joyful place, we thought it was time to do something specifically for the adults in the household. But, this one isn’t just about parents. Sure, parents fit into the category, but this time we are aiming our efforts at couples as a whole. FamilyTech would like to […]

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Technology

How Technology Affects Family Dynamics

Technology is a powerful tool that used to connect people with education, communication, and entertainment. The influence of social media and technology affects every family in many ways.  The greatest argument is whether the rapid growth of technology is positively or negatively affecting the relationships we have. From Toddlers to Teens Smart devices have an […]

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Technology

Put The Spark Back In Your Relationship With Tech

Your alarm goes off at 6 o’clock, time for another day. You get the kids up, dressed, fed, and then scurry out the door in an attempt to make sure everyone gets to school on time today. Then it’s your turn to race to work. But, let’s face it. Rush-hour traffic puts a pretty big […]

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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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