Category Archives: kids

Is 3D Safe for Young Eyes?

So is 3D safe for those developing eyes? The American Optometric Association says it is. Continue reading

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Are you ready for mobile learning?

Are you ready for mobile learning? Our kids are. Continue reading

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Nintendo 3DS: “I want to hug those guys!”

Was anyone in your house counting the days to March 27, frantically performing yard work for neighbors, and searching for quarters in couches? In my house this meant awaiting the arrival of the Nintendo 3DS. A month ago, Cool Breeze … Continue reading

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Digitally Distracted Kid Falls Off Train Platform

In Italy this week a 10-year-old boy walked right off an underground train platform and onto the tracks while playing his PSP. Continue reading

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A Snow Day Equals Snow Cream

Celebrate the storm that’s sweeping the country with some snow cream. Continue reading

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Football and the Digital Mom

Youth football season has come to an end for my two Tiger teams. Here’s what we’ve learned. Continue reading

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Will a School Parents Association Read a Blog?

Some friends and I are chairing a brand new parents association for our school. It’s an exciting time and we already have about 50 parents signed on to help. Out of a school of about 145 students, that’s great. We’re … Continue reading

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Safe Blogging for Kids

Here’s a concise list of tips on safe blogging for kids from Microsoft. Continue reading

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Would you let your kid blog?

My 9-year-old daughter launched a blog this summer. Inspired by the tween television show iCarly, she and her friend wanted their own website. Continue reading

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A Sponge-Roller Tutorial

With all the hits I get for sponge rollers though, I assume you are out there looking for instruction on how to use them. Here’s how. Continue reading

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