Tag: Children

Baby Boom or Bust?

When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit and people isolated at home with their significant others, some predicted that a baby boom was on its way. However, as the pandemic continues on, that does not appear to be the case. Birth rates in the U.S. have already been on a continual decline for a number of Read More…

Tips to Make Online Learning More Successful

If they haven’t started already, your children are probably getting ready to go back to school. Of course, “going back” can mean different things these days. Depending on your state, city, and/or school district, your child is either going back to school in-person full-time (with a mask, of course), part-time onsite/part-time online learning, or full-time Read More…

Human Trafficking: What It Is and How to Identify It

While high-profile cases like Jeffrey Epstein may focus a brighter spotlight on the issue for a time, human trafficking is sadly an issue that has gone on for millennia. It is the ultimate expression of greed and exploitation. And it happens here in the U.S. way more than you may think. It can be difficult Read More…

Kids and Scams

With the variety of approaches and levels of sophistication out there, scams are designed to take anyone in. And that includes children. If anything, children are even more vulnerable to scams than adults. They are unlikely to have had much experience identifying scams, and are (in general) less resistant to temptation. It is up to Read More…

How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Staying safe online is just as important as staying safe in person. How can you keep your children safe as they use the internet?

Why Parents Should Talk to Their Kids About Safety

As parents, you have a huge responsibility. You’re the ones setting your children up for the rest of their lives! It can be a daunting prospect. But there are plenty of ways to make sure you’re doing all you can. One of the best ways to set your kids up for success is to talk Read More…

Are Your Kids Safe When Playing With Friends?

It’s not easy to make sure your kids stay safe in any situation. How can you boost your kids’ safety when they’re playing with their friends?

How to Keep Track of Your Child’s Phone

It’s important to balance safety with independence when it comes to parenting. How can you do that when it comes to your kids’ phone behaviors?

How to Help a Child Dealing With Bullying

It’s never easy to deal with bullying, especially as a young child. If one of your kids is currently dealing with bullying, it can be difficult to determine a path forward, especially if you’ve never had to deal with it before. The good news is, you can definitely support your child through this difficult time. Read More…

Rainy Day Activities for Kids

Winter often tends to keep people cooped up inside more than usual. Because it’s so cold outside, you can’t do all the same outdoor activities that you do during the summer. That often weighs heavily on families. Since kids tend to have more energy than adults–and without an outlet for all that energy–they can get Read More…