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 Read more
Social Media App Ratings: Can Parents Trust Them?

Social Media App Ratings: Can Parents Trust Them?

If your 13 year old wants to download Snapchat or Instagram, how do you know if these apps are age-appropriate? In the App Store, both Snapchat and Instagram are rated “12+.” But who’s doing the rating? (Good question!) Do Snapchat and Instagram allow harmful content? (Umm …YES!) And can parents filter the content? (Nope!)

Where’s the accountability?

Turns out that the app developers are responsible for rating their own apps!… Read More Read more
Perfection Not Required! How Parents in Recovery Can Help Their Kids Reject Porn

Perfection Not Required! How Parents in Recovery Can Help Their Kids Reject Porn

Many parents today know what it’s like to be caught in the trap of pornography as a kid – and then struggle with it as an adult. These moms and dads can feel unqualified to teach their children to reject pornography. This is especially true when a parent has not completely won the battle yet. It can feel hypocritical to warn their children about the dangers when they are still learning or have not been free for long.… Read More Read more
Parent Alert! Watch Out for Netflix’s Shocking “Big Mouth” (and More!)

Parent Alert! Watch Out for Netflix’s Shocking “Big Mouth” (and More!)

No need to feel overwhelmed by keeping up with the latest info on raising digital kids! We’ve got you covered. Check in regularly for current news you can use to prepare your kids to live safely in a hyper-sexualized world. Start a conversation with your kids about some of these issues – it’s a great teaching opportunity! Here’s what’s trending in November 2018:

Warning: Netflix’s Big Mouth is big trouble

Prepare to be disgusted.… Read More Read more
5 Troubles with Tech at School and 5 Top Ways to Keep Students Safe

5 Troubles with Tech at School and 5 Top Ways to Keep Students Safe

“How was your day at school, honey?” It was an innocent question that I’m pretty sure most parents expect will only generate a “Fine,” “Okay,” or “Good” from their child. That’s what I expected, too. Instead I got this: “Jessica* and I were working on our project together. We were using her computer and I accidentally clicked on the wrong tab.… Read More Read more
Who Else Wants a Community that Protects All Kids from Porn? 5 Ways for Parents to Take Action!

Who Else Wants a Community that Protects All Kids from Porn? 5 Ways for Parents to Take Action!

When it comes to pornography, it’s not often that my jaw hits the floor anymore! I’ve been writing and speaking about porn for 7 years now. I’ve listened to hundreds of personal stories and read more articles than I can count. I’ve journeyed the road of addiction with my husband, and I’m on the front lines protecting my kids. But when I think I’ve heard it all and we’ve scraped the bottom of the barrel as a society, I hear something that takes my breath away.… Read More Read more