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...
Math and Algebra App

PhotoMath App Helps Kids Show Their Work

Today in our Kids and Technology series, we are going to check out an app that will help your kids with Math and Algebra. SHOW YOUR WORK - those words have been repeated many times by math teachers all over the world and now, there is a map that will help...
How to Keep Your Screens Clean

How to Clean Your Screen

Kids and technology means dirty screens. Let's face it. The kids must touch everything. And if your kids are anything like mine, thanks to the iPad - EVERY screen is presumed to be a touch screen, even our TV. Sorry kids, our TV is NOT touch screen - at least...
Clocks for toddlers

10+ Best Alarm Clocks for Toddlers

Technology and Kids - One of our most popular posts involves trying to get kids to sleep and stay in bed with toddler alarm clocks. If you have toddlers that have a hard time with sleeping, this post is for you! Updated 10/2014: Sleep training your...
How to Organize Your Family Schedule Digitally

How to Keep Your Family Schedules Organized Digitally

Kids and Technology - Let's talk keeping your family schedules organized digitally.  With four kids, life is never a bore. Two are toddlers and not even into sports yet, so I don't even know how we will juggle that when the time comes!  The original plan...
phone stacking game at dinner

Phone Stacking Game for the Family Dinner Table

Continuing our Kids and Technology series, today we talk cell phones at the dinner table and a little game to play to prevent cell phone usable during the meal. Phone Stacking Game - if your kids (or yourself) are habitually bad about having the phone at...
teen sexting facts

7 Things You Need to Know About Teen Sexting

We're covering 31 days talking about kids and technology. Today's topic, teens and sexting. Teen sexting is something you hear about time and time again. Photos leak of nude teens, lives and reputations are ruined. (Note: you don't have to be a teen for...
Digital Halloween Costumes

Kick Your Halloween Up a Notch with a Digital Costume!

Kids and Technology: Let's check out how you can use an app to make a digital Halloween costume that is extra gory! Are your kids into gory Halloween costumes? Our little kids are still into innocent Halloween costumes, but our tweens are wanting to be...