Turn Off The Tube All Week Long

Welcome back from April Vacation! What better way to step into spring and the home stretch in the school year than by celebrating National TV-turn off week that starts today and lasts until April 30. So, keep the tube off this week and find fun ways to spend time as a family. Can't think of any? Here are some ideas to get you on your way:1. build a puzzle 2. cook dinner together3. plant flowers … [Read more...]

Opening Day

As I sit down to type my first blog entry, a few familiar phrases are echoing in my mind:“To boldly go where no one has gone before.” - Star Trek“May the force be with you.” – Star Wars“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” Fortune cookie message taped to my laptop.April is the month for season openers – the “official” baseball season opener is today with the Red Sox playing in Texas; … [Read more...]

Kick Off CyberSecurity Awareness Month by Being More Cyber-Aware

Once again, this year's National Cyber Security Awareness Month Theme is: "Our Shared Responsibility" That truly hits the nail on the head with the best way to approach not only our safety and security online, but our developing kids and teens as well. Just as we do offline, approaching the online world with the same common sense is the best guiding principle. To that end, as you do when they … [Read more...]