Tag: digital technology

  • Websites and Apps to Prepare Kids for the Tech World
    Websites and Apps to Prepare Kids for the Tech World

    Tech-y momma Francine has curated some apps and websites for kids who are curious about technology or simply to prepare kids for the tech world. By Francine Kaye Acelar   Technology is a double-edged sword. It can make our lives easier, but without moderation, it can wreak havoc too. Gadgets are a good case in […]

  • How to Stay Connected with Long-Distance Family
    How to Stay Connected with Long-Distance Family

    A downside of living far from your loved ones is that it can be hard to maintain a strong bond. However, with a little effort and these ideas from Sally Flint, you won’t feel as distant from your family even though you live far away. By Sally Flint   From wonderful international school education opportunities […]

  • Practical Ways to Keep Kids Safe on the Internet
    Practical Ways to Keep Kids Safe on the Internet

    Children who venture online may easily stumble across questionable material online. IT expert, Jan Simon details the steps you should take so your kids can explore the online world safely.   By Jan Simon Talking about online safety with your kids is usually not very high on the to-do list. However, considering how abundantly the […]

  • Screen Time: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
    Screen Time: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Digital play can be handy for developing a number of skills. But how can we establish a system at home for using digital technology, so that we can use it without being used by it? By Francine Kaye Acelar As a parent in the digital age, you’re probably already aware of the news about the […]

  • What Do I Do with My Digital Photographs and Videos?
    What Do I Do with My Digital Photographs and Videos?

    Now that every phone has a digital camera, capturing family photos and videos are at an all-time high. So, what should you do with it all? By Thomas Groves   Part of being a parent has always been about capturing those special moments in our children’s lives, from their first steps, first words or even […]

  • 5 Simple Steps to Taking Great Photos
    5 Simple Steps to Taking Great Photos

    Ever wished you could freeze those precious moments with your family? Now you can…and no, you don’t have to hire a professional photographer. Words and photos by Simon Elwell   There is only one thing better than taking a great photo of your family holiday to share on Facebook, and that is taking a photo […]