Motherlode Blog Feeds - Fri, 2013-09-27 13:54
Ustyme allows grandparents and distant friends to share books and games with children over video, but is smart enough to make that connection and get out of the way.
Motherlode Blog Feeds - Fri, 2013-09-27 13:11
Many students who have a choice are factoring in the distance from home when they chose a college, and not in the hopes of getting as far away as possible.
Motherlode Blog Feeds - Fri, 2013-09-27 11:38
It was so easy when my children were little: they went where we went, end of story. But now, between my teenagers’ homework, after-school activities and social lives, I can’t assume that they’re always available.
Motherlode Blog Feeds - Fri, 2013-09-27 09:25
We got plenty of suggestions for handling the inevitable advice from new grandparents to new parents, from those who had survived with their relationships intact, and from those whose relationships with their parents and in-laws never recovered, and who are determined to do things differently.
Motherlode Blog Feeds - Thu, 2013-09-26 14:17
By age 4 or 5, children are not fooled by all the trophies. They are surprisingly accurate in identifying who excels and who struggles.
Motherlode Blog Feeds - Thu, 2013-09-26 11:02
Should I tell his teacher that my son is complaining at home, ask for more challenging work or just recognize this as a stage that may pass when he gets to the challenges of high school?
Motherlode Blog Feeds - Wed, 2013-09-25 15:43
Parents are using the Uber car service app to help older children navigate the city safely.
Motherlode Blog Feeds - Wed, 2013-09-25 08:55
I couldn’t help but wonder, if he went for his phone with me right there, what would he do when he had his license and I was no longer in the car, watching his every move?