Online Safety, Technology

Do You Still Trust Facebook?

You’ve probably seen and heard quite a bit about the scandal surrounding Facebook this week. The social media giant has been embroiled in a controversy when it was reported that Cambridge Analytics, a data firm used by the Trump campaign in the 2016 election, secretly harvested personal data from 50 million Facebook users. For a […]

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Family Fun, Technology

6 Ways to Save Money on Spring Break

Many families look forward to Spring Break for a quick family trip before the school year comes to an end. As many prepare for stay-cations, road trips, or international adventure, these apps and websites will help keep cash in everyone’s pockets. HotelTonight HotelTonight is a website and app that offers last minute deals on hotel […]

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Movies & TV, Technology

Parents Enraged Over New Netflix Feature For Kids

Last week, Netflix announced a brand new feature aimed at children. The media streaming company rolled out the feature which allows kids to collect “patches” for watching episodes of certain shows. Some users have been able to see this feature for the past few weeks, and Netflix said they were designed to allow for a […]

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Learning, Parenting

3 Ways ChoreMonster Helps Kids Learn To Manage Money

ChoreMonster is an excellent tool for making chores fun. But have you ever stopped to think about how it is preparing your children for their futures? Ok, that sounds too dramatic, but in all seriousness, some real building blocks are being put in place that can help down the road. Today, we give you three […]

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Online Safety, Parenting

Are Screens Affecting Your Kid’s Sleep?

Screens are everywhere. We use them to read, watch movies, relax, and connect with our families. We’re even starting to see screens being used in schools more than ever before. It’s easy to be inundated with screens when we use them for educational and recreational purposes, but it may be having a profound effect on […]

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Online Safety, Parenting

Are Your Kids Ready For Social Media?

If you have a kid growing up in today’s tech-obsessed world, chances are they’ve already asked you for a smartphone or at least permission to use one. According to a study conducted by Influence Central, nearly 64 percent of kids have access to the Internet via their own laptops or other wireless devices. This same […]

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Learning, Parenting

Easy Ways to Tackle Spring Cleaning

Spring season brings open windows, sunshine, warm days, and clean houses. What would be a daunting task to most is made easier by the use of technology. From tidying up the closets to cleaning out the shed, luckily there is an app for that. HoneyDo, Mothershp, ChoreMonster, Landra Of course. Get your significant other to […]

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Family Fun, Movies & TV

How Your Family Can Finally Become Cord Cutters

Cutting the cord. It’s a flashy phrase that you hear quite often. And while it’s nothing new for many, there are still over 80 million subscribers to traditional cable television. But that number is shrinking fast as new services are launched, and more channels are added to those services. And this week, it was announced […]

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