Facebook is one of the most commonly used social media platforms by kids today, aside from Instagram and Snapchat. Even though there’s been a noticeable drop in young users recently, many still use it to connect with family and check out local business and entertainment pages. Kids also use the Facebook Messenger Kids app to […]
With over 2.3 billion users on Facebook, there will probably come a time when your child will want to get an account. Kids socialize on social media more than ever and it has become an important part of their lives. While Facebook safety is at the top of your mind, it would seem keeping them […]
Technology has certainly come a long way. Many of us can remember when cordless phones were the latest and greatest thing to own. The idea of a child owning a cell phone would not have made sense in the recent past. Cell phones were for business people. For the average person, they were merely a […]
As a parent there probably isn’t any length you wouldn’t go to to protect your child. To make sure your daughter is okay in school you might look through her diary. This may feel like an invasion of her privacy but you are only protecting her. So it brings up the question is it okay […]
Remember the days when you would hop on your bike with your friends and take off in no particular direction, exploring the neighborhood until it was time for dinner? Those times were fun, but they’re long gone, and not just because we have driver’s licenses now. Older millennials were the last generation to just disappear […]
There is a wealth of information and tools online that can help your child succeed in life, however there are also dangers and adult content online that exist as well. So how is a parent supposed to monitor their children’s internet behavior. Google Chrome is one of the world’s most popular web browsers. Linked with […]
It’s a parent’s responsibility to make sure their child knows the basics of internet safety and how to properly use a cell phone. Even though we are in an age of technology, these basics are still not clearly explained to parents and aren’t taught to children in schools. So, what is a parent to do? […]
The internet is full of all sorts of content, both educative and harmful. If your teen has their personal laptop or mobile phone that they use without your supervision, there’s a lot they might have willingly or unknowingly stumbled upon. One of the things you need to watch out for is porn.
Parenting means constantly being on the run and telling your children what they can and cannot do. In this endless saga of telling our kids not to have too much chocolate or to not play with mud, we often overlook other pressing issues that may seem trivial. One of these is video games.