Monthly Archives: May 2009

Crime and Punishment

We’ve had the first fall out from RuneScape. My son’s teacher had to ask him and his friend to stop talking video games incessantly or she would take away their recesses for the rest of the week. Later in the day they forgot the threat, and subsequently got the punishment. Continue reading

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Wii Play

For me and my family, video gaming is a matter of balance. Keeping that balance falls to me, but it’s a responsibility I’m willing to take. Continue reading

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Digital Groceries

As well as being a Digital Mom, I’m also sort of an organization nerd. Not that I’m organized all the time, I just like lists and I like to cross stuff off of them. I especially love my grocery list. Continue reading

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Let it be

Sept. 9 drop date for The Beatles: Rock Band. Maybe my kids will stop singing Dirty Little Secret and Roxanne. Continue reading

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Tea Time

What beauty there is in slowing down, in waiting for tea to cool, in eating tiny sandwiches and slathering clotted cream on a scone. In a world where we spend much of our time looking at a screen, it was a joy to look into each other’s faces. Continue reading

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Bloggers Unite for 30 Days of Posts

Diverse group assembled for blogathon. Check it out! Continue reading

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RuneScape Revisited

I’ve registered my own character to chop wood and shoot rats so that I can follow along — or even get ahead — of where all this is taking us. It’s my hope that these controls will help me keep him 10, at least until he turns 11. Continue reading

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Up for a Blogathon?

Digital Mom has decided to accept the challenge of a blogathon. Michelle Rafter, a fellow freelancer and blogger I’ve admired since finding her on a LinkedIn discussion board, issued the challenge to write every day during the month of May.  … Continue reading

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