gaming

Why Kids Should Game!

It's not unusual for kids of all ages to adore video games. And there are many educational video games parents can play with their kids....

Parent Guide to Minecraft

With its choose-your-own-adventure format and creative controls, Minecraft has become a must-have game for kids. And with many games other games designed for kids, that...

Family Friendly Minecraft Servers

Minecraft has been a go-to game for many kids. But the popularity has exploded recently as parents and kids are looking for ways to connect...

Parent Guide to Xbox

As the next generation of consoles releases, many parents are trying to figure out all the features and benefits of these new gaming systems. And...

Parents Guide to PlayStation 5

As we near the release of Sony’s PlayStation 5, excitement around the console begins to build up, especially with younger gamers. However, for parents, the...

What the Loot – Part 2

Today Kaleb and I continue our discussion of loot boxes in video games. We're looking more into the concern that loot boxes can be a risk...

Best Multiplayer Games for Families

Over the last 20 years, the rise in online multiplayer gaming has dramatically increased in popularity. Most games now coming out make it possible to...

Loot Boxes: A Guide for Parents

When I began gaming in 2003, there were no strings attached when buying a game. You threw a disc in the PlayStation and played. One...

How to Buy a Video Game Console

Whether buying a video game console for yourself, a friend, or your children, there are a lot of important factors that go into making that...

How to Have a Virtual Game Night with Your Friends

Just because you can’t be with your friends in person doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy a fun and interactive game night with your friends!...

What Parents Need to Know About Discord

If your teen loves gaming, they most likely know about Discord. It’s a free voice, video, and text chat app that was created to bring...

How to Make Sure Your Teens and Tweens are Safe When Online Gaming

How to Make Sure Your Teens and Tweens are Safe When Online Gaming Every day it seems like there is another online game that pops...

Warning Signs of Video Game Addiction

Warning Signs of Video Game Addiction Video game addiction has been making headlines recently, especially with the surge in popularity of games like Fortnite. Though...

Top 5 Educational Games on Steam

Top 5 Educational Games on Steam Educational games have improved by leaps and bounds since I was a kid in the early 2000’s.  Steam threw...

Parent Guide to Steam

Gaming is fun! And Steam is a great place for both kids and adults who love to game. They have games the whole family can...

Parent Guide to Twitch

A Parent Guide to Twitch Gaming has changed a lot since I began gaming in 2002. According to venturebeat.com, over 1.2 billion people game globally,...