Virtual Bubblewrap: 3 Apps to Help Keep Kids Safe

According to the Center for Missing and Exploited Children, 2,185 children are reported missing every day. The Center recently published a study that indicates one out of every seven children is solicited online, and four percent of children online will be asked to send explicit photographs of themselves. While your first reaction may be to […]

Video Games are Good for You: Educational and Entertaining Technology for Kids

In the digital age, parents constantly worry about their children being exposed to violent or inappropriate material through the internet or video games. But parents shouldn’t fear all of the technology available to their kids. In fact, there are a number of apps and games that can be educational as well as fun. These are […]

Coolest Apps for Moms and Dads

Five apps that will keep your family harmoniously organized Editor’s note: all of these apps are available on the Earnest Parenting AppGalleries! Just click the Featured Items category for easy access. About a week after my husband and I got smart phones—and iPhone and an Android—we realized how easier our lives had become. As the […]

10 Apps That Will Teach Kids How to Handle Money

(Editor’s note: Carol has a list of resources for teaching kids to handle money wisely. Thanks Carol!) Even before they reach school age, children are capable of learning quite a few things, and it often falls to the parents to get kids started with learning their letters and numbers. But you should also consider teaching […]