Texting: An unexpected bridge to talking to our teens

Teenage Family Using Gadgets Whilst Eating Breakfast Together In

An interesting phenomenon has occurred in our home lately. Everyone is getting along. It’s not that there was all out war but with two teenage daughters under one room with college in the mix, things do get interesting at times. We didn’t have any huge family meeting or the need to broker a peace treaty. We actually stumbled upon a new path to better communication by accident: texting. … [Read more...]

Helping Kids Be Mobile And Safe


We know kids and teens love their mobile devices, cell phones especially. It's all too easy, though, to forget that our kids are still developing and need guidance on how best to use these devices safely and other people's best interests in mind. … [Read more...]

Kids and Cell Phones: Issues to Consider

Q) Dear Mom: Can I have a cell phone? All my friends have one...We promise to be responsible! Love, your daughters … [Read more...]

Superbowl Health Health PSA A Super classy move by CBS!

Let's face it, unless you were from Indianapolis or New Orleans, the ads and half time show are what got you, your friends and family around that TV last night. It's a true American tradition for all of us.  The game is always exciting and last night's certainly did not disappoint but most of us watch to see what new and exciting PR moves will be displayed from one year to the next. … [Read more...]