Ahh, teen drivers. Just the thought is a bit anxiety producing. It doesn't have to be though. The best approach is preparation, communication, and practice. Teens learning to drive means they are gaining their independence and that is very exciting for both the parent and the teen. However, because of the inherent risks that come with car driving, it is imperative to educate … [Read more...] about Your Teen Can Learn Valuable Driving Tips Online & Sign The Drive Safe Contract
Cars are important assets- they help get us where we need to be, they help protect us, and they represent a considerable financial investment. That is why car care is important year round. With winter conditions upon us, it is a good idea to make sure our cars are prepared to handle the cold temperatures, wet & salty roads, and other winter challenges. From packing an … [Read more...] about 6 Important Winter Car Care Tips- Preparation Is Key
Social media has been around for a relatively short time- under 20 years- and yet it has become a pervasive trend especially among the younger generations. Over 60% of 13–17 year-olds have at least one profile on a social networking site, with many spending more than 2 hours per day on social networking sites. However, social media popularity is not all limited to teens, … [Read more...] about Social Media Tips Parents Should Know- Do You Protect Your Personal Information?
Your kitchen may well be the center of the family home but it can also be a danger zone as far as young children and toddlers are concerned. Here are few helpful tips make your kitchen child-friendly and you help practice kitchen safety for kids. This post is brought to you by Potsafe, a kitchen safety accessory. All opinions expressed are my own. Kitchen Safety For Kids: Tips … [Read more...] about Important Tips On Kitchen Safety For Kids (Especially During The Holidays)
The Autumn time change is sneaking up on us! In order for everything to run smoothly in our busy household, it is necessary to be prepared for the autumn time change. I have created a quick and easy home organization checklist to make sure you take care of a few important biannual to-dos. This post is sponsored by Energizer® but all opinions expressed are my own. Home … [Read more...] about Autumn Time Change Home Organization Checklist
We all know that time spent on electronics just keeps going up. Whether it is a tablet, a smart phone or a computer, it seems every family member needs access daily and sometimes hourly! Have you had a family conversation about online behavior? Because raising kids with technology is still new ground to all of us, cyber education is an important conversation that often gets … [Read more...] about E Safety Kids And Teens Should Know- Having The Smart Talk
I find smart home technology fascinating. There are really so many ways in which smart home tech is becoming applicable whether for saving energy, added convenience, or security. When I heard about the BeON Home Protection System I was intrigued for a few reasons. I am amazed that they took an everyday home item, a light bulb, and turned it in to a smart light bulb that … [Read more...] about BeON Home Protection System Review & Giveaway