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25 Benefits of Internet, Computer and Console Gaming

Can’t get your child off the screens this summer without major battles? Relax! Parents are well advised of the risks of the internet and gaming, but are not often pointed to the many benefits of this new technology. All is not lost. Your child’s brain will do more work this summer if you don’t pull them off the computer and gaming console. And if you can’t beat them, join them! It’s fun, keeps your brain in shape, and a great way to connect with your children.

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On the Hunt for a Great Summer Camp?

Before you know it, it’ll be time to pack the sunscreen, swimsuits and bug spray for summer camp. But how do you pick the right camp for your child? What about safety issues? With so many camps to choose from, where do you start? These questions can help.

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Choosing the Right Video Game for Your Child

Parents hear it all the time.

“But it’s such an a-a-a-wesome game! All my friends can play it. You’re the only one that says ‘no’! Why can’t you be cool like all the other moms? Come on! Puhleeease!!!”

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Off to Camp! Your Child's First Trip Alone

Question: My child is off to camp on his own. He is scheduled to be traveling as an unaccompanied minor on an airplane. He’s excited, but a little scared too. (I must admit that I am, too!) What can I do to ensure a successful journey?

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