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Everyone is Looking at Your Child’s Social Media Accounts, Why Not You?

Everyone is Looking at Your Child's Social Media Accounts, Why Not You? Look or not look? When it comes to looking at your child’s social...

What Parents Need to Know About FriendO

What Parents Need to Know About FriendO FriendO is a new app that gamifies friendship. And before you think you can click away because surely...

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...

What No One Tells Parents About the Dating App Bumble

What No One Tells Parents About the Dating App Bumble The dating app, Bumble, is all the buzz with young adults and teens. It functions...

8 Easy Ways for Teens to Sell Their Junk and Earn Money This Summer

8 Easy Ways for Teens to Sell Their Junk and Earn Money This Summer There’s no doubt about it – most of us have too...

Teens, Sexting, and the Big Lie

Sexting teens. These two words together strike fear into the hearts of most parents. And, teen sexting has received notable media coverage. So, it’s easy...

Trendy Apps for Teens

Trendy Apps for Teens New apps are always hitting the market. And while parents are content to stick with the tried and true social networking...

Things Teens SHOULD BE Doing With Social Media

Things Teens SHOULD BE Doing With Social Media Teens and social media. Those two words together can strike fear into the heart of many parents....

What No One Wants to Say About Teens, Screen Time, and Depression

What No One Wants to Say About Teens, Screen Time, and Depression Last year I read several articles on teens, screen time, and depression. I’ll...

Summer Technology Ideas for Teens

*This post contains affiliate links. You can read my full disclosure here. Summer Technology Ideas for Teens It’s summer! And while the first few days...

Is Your Teen Doing This on Social Media?

It seems almost daily we are bombarded with headlines like “Is Your Teen Doing This on Social Media?” Oftentimes the “this” is something scary and horrific....

Parent’s Guide to Emojis

Emojis seem like they would be simple enough to understand. Most adults use emojis in a literal way. If you are happy, you send a...

Parent's Guide to Emojis

Emojis seem like they would be simple enough to understand. Most adults use emojis in a literal way. If you are happy, you send a...

3 Social Media Skills Every Teen Needs

76% of teens ages 13 to 17 use social media. Our teens are incredible tech savvy. Their social media skills often rival or exceed that...

Live Streaming Teens

Welcome to the World of Live Streaming Teens Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to speak at the Teach Them Diligently conference in Atlanta, GA....

With Anonymous Apps, Who Needs Friends?

Secret, Whisper, Yik Yak . . . the list of anonymous apps goes on and on. I love social media; but with so many of these new...

Social Media and Teens

Earlier this year, we discussed online safety for younger kids. Now, I'd like to talk about technology and teens. Yes, this means social media and teens. It can...

Dating Apps and Teens

Dating….we’re entering a whole new phase. As parents we want to pretend that our kids aren’t talking to strangers online. Surely they’ve listen to us...

12 Social Media Apps All Parents Should Know Series-Day 4

Welcome to Day 4 of the 12 Social Media Apps All Parents Should Know Series. This week we're talking about 12 social media apps popular...

12 Social Media Apps All Parents Should Know Series-Day 3

Welcome to Day 3 of the 12 Social Media Apps All Parents Should Know Series. This week we're talking about 12 social media apps popular...