Allowance Manager App

The Best Way To Keep Track of Your Kid’s Allowance

31 days of Kids and Technology: Today we are chatting about keeping track of your kid's allowance on an app.  We mean well, no seriously we do. We setup a plan for our older kids to get an allowance. They have a few chores that they are required to do...
Setup Parental Controls on Your Router

Setup Parental Control On Your Router

In today's post in our Technology for Kids series, we are talking about limiting your kids access to the internet thru router settings.  Did you know that your router may just have parental controls built in where can set your internet to turn off at a...
Fitness Trackers for Kids

Fitness Trackers for Kids – Yay or Nay?

Continuing our series on Technology for Kids, today we are talking fitness trackers for kids. We all hear about it in the news, CHILDHOOD OBESITY. Yes, kids are stuck behind screens and would rather play inside than out (at least most kids I know.) So,...
Robot Turtles

Teach Your Kids to Code with Robot Turtles

We're continuing our Technology for Kids series and today we're talking about teaching kids to code. I KNOW what you are thinking... Teach kids to code? Is that like teaching babies to read? No no  no... This is more along the lines of getting your kids...
Minecraft Facts

10 Interesting Facts About Minecraft

Is your kid addicted to Minecraft? Mine too. And a husband. Minecraft, it's what we are talking about today in our technology for kids series.  A few years ago, my husband introduced my son to Minecraft. The game quickly spread to being played by my...
lice and selfies

The Weird Way Lice is Spreading

In today's Kids and Technology post, we are talking lice and selfies.  Facebook is always full of all kinds of interesting things. Today, I logged into find a friend posting to a group of us alerting us that her and her 2 daughters had come down with lice....
What you need to know about screen time and eye damage

What You Need to Know About Screen Time and Eye Damage

Continuing our Kids and Technology series, let's talk about how we can prevent damage to your children's eyes when using screens.  Sure there is a lot of talk about screen time, how much we should give our kids and how they need to spend more time...