Addiction Alert! 3 Facts Every Parent Needs to Know

(3-5 minute read) Are you ever worried that your kids are getting addicted to electronic devices and games? You’re not alone! Video games, apps and social media exploit our natural brain processes and can turn them into a destructive addiction. In fact, gaming addiction has become such a problem in China, an internet detox boot camp has been created to help kids escape the trap.… Read More
Parent Alert: Is Roblox Safe for Kids? Watch Out for These 4 Dangers

Parent Alert: Is Roblox Safe for Kids? Watch Out for These 4 Dangers

Our regular Parent Alert! news updates help parents stay ahead of the trends affecting kids in our hypersexualized culture.

4 Dangers of Roblox

Do your kids enjoy Roblox? It can be creative fun, but you also need to understand and guard against some significant risks to your kids! What is Roblox? Roblox is a multiplayer online game creation platform. Users create their own games and play games created by others.  Players can also buy, sell and create virtual items.… Read More
Parent Alert!  Is “After” the New “50 Shades of Grey” for Kids? (Watch out – It’s Coming to the Big Screen!)

Parent Alert! Is “After” the New “50 Shades of Grey” for Kids? (Watch out – It’s Coming to the Big Screen!)

Our regular Parent Alert! news updates help parents stay ahead of the trends affecting kids in our hypersexualized culture. This month we’re covering headlines from around the world: a twisted erotic fiction series popular with teens is coming to a theatre near you; a global study compares how countries are combating the child sexual abuse epidemic; and, Microsoft Bing has been suggesting child sexual abuse images in search!… Read More

Parent Alert! 5 Ways Kids are Exposed to Porn

You’re reading this, so I know you’re a wise parent or concerned caregiver. You’ve probably already installed security software on your family computers, password protected your smart phone, and done the same to all of your internet-enabled video games like xbox. But your kids can still be exposed to pornography. Within my own circle of friends, I know of examples of each of the following.… Read More
Can Mama Bears Make a Difference? 10 Fierce Women Who Defend Kids Online

Can Mama Bears Make a Difference? 10 Fierce Women Who Defend Kids Online

Moms all over the world are fighting tooth and nail to protect their kids from the threats technology poses today. From overuse of tech, to access to dangerous pornography and predators, there are so many opportunities for families to prepare to be safe and strong! These moms, just like you, are doing what they can to influence their own homes and communities.… Read More