Sharon Miller Cindrich


© Andrey Popov |

I don't want to share photos of my new baby electronically, but my family is pressuring me to post. more

Oct 7, 2014 12:42 PM Technology


© Godfer |

Physical fitness trackers are great for monitoring activity levels. more

Oct 1, 2014 12:05 AM Health


© Erica Schroeder |

And should my family get a pair? more

Sep 1, 2014 12:05 AM Technology


© Alena Ozerova |

How to ask guests invited to my preschoolers party to avoid technology gifts in a tactful way. more

Sep 1, 2014 12:05 AM Technology


© Stephanie Swartz |

Is it wrong to ask our babysitter to turn their phone off while watching our kids? more

Apr 1, 2014 3:22 PM Technology


© Dean Bertoncelj |

Could my son's Facebook page affect his admission to college? more

Mar 4, 2014 9:44 AM Education

Is a standing desk better for our family computer? more

Mar 1, 2014 12:05 AM Technology

My tween recently downloaded the Vine app. What is it, and should I let him post videos? more

Feb 1, 2014 12:05 AM Technology

And how can I tell if my teen is doing it? more

Dec 1, 2013 12:05 AM Technology

Can she get shocked? more

Dec 1, 2013 12:05 AM Technology


photograph © Marcel De Grijs |

Our family iPad is used by all our children, from toddler to teens. Is there a proper way to clean it? more

Oct 1, 2013 12:05 AM Technology


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Social media connections can be tricky. more

Sep 5, 2013 10:35 AM Technology

While researching summer camps, we found most have strict electronics policies. Is this the norm? A: Walking into a cabin of new kids can be hard enough, but doubly so if the campers all brough... more

Mar 4, 2013 9:39 AM Camp Guide

During a recent play date, my 5-year-old son told me he and his friend watched each other play computer games. Is this really playing? A: Creative or imaginative play is generally the reference... more

Feb 4, 2013 10:45 AM Technology

 Q:   Is there really an app that prevents kids from texting while driving? A: Several mobile apps and software programs can block incoming texts to phones in a moving vehicle. Most of these pr... more

Feb 1, 2012 1:22 PM Technology

How to reconnect with old friends when a new baby arrives. more

Jan 31, 2012 2:36 PM

Q: My kids want to make money by selling their things online. Is that safe? A: While selling used toys, books, and video games online can be a great way to recycle goods and make some money, mo... more

Jan 31, 2012 1:35 PM Technology

Apps for kids with learning disabilities Q: My son is struggling with a reading disability. Are there any technologies that could help with schoolwork? A: Technology can be the great equali... more

Jan 30, 2012 11:00 PM Technology

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