tech for tweens

Tweens And Cell Phones: Should You Give In To The Pressure?

by Diane September 5, 2012

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It is not uncommon to see tweens and cell phones in nearly every city in America, but that does not necessarily mean that your child needs one. A phone is a big responsibility and there are a few things to consider before buying one for your tween. Is It Necessary? [...]

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The Best Tech Gadgets for Family Travel

by Sarah July 30, 2012

Essential Tech Travel Gear

What used to be hard about traveling with kids was how much gear I had to carry. Sometimes I felt like a pack mule, lugging umbrella strollers, car seats, and diaper bags filled with endless streams of toys to amuse my kids on airplanes. Plus I was usually carrying one [...]

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Tech Pick of the Week: Lego Walkie Talkies

by Nancy April 29, 2012

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Everything old is new again!  Even with cell phones and IMing, kids still love Walkie Talkies!  And we love these Lego Walkie Talkies that let kids keep in touch the old fashioned way — by saying “over and out!”  With a range of up to one mile, they’re pretty powerful, [...]

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