Category - Safety

The End Of a LONG Era

5 years.  It’s a really long time.  My son is four.  It’s longer than he’s been alive.  That is how long we have been a one car family for...

Parents Need to Wake Up!

A couple of articles have recently gone viral about childhood use of the internet.  Every time I see articles like these or when I hear parents saying...

Please Be Where Your Kids Share

I mentioned in a post a while back, that I’ve noticed a trend with younger kids and their sharing habits.  It looks like a good portion (of at least the...

Buying a Cell Phone for Your Kids

This post is sponsored by Location Labs, the makers of Safely apps for families and publishers of “Safely Times,” a monthly newsletter offering tips and...

Sprint Safely Connecting Families

I have been having an inner tug-o-war trying to decide whether I let my older kids have a phone yet or not. On the one hand, I want to be able to get in touch...

Safely Go App Review

Distracted driving.  We are hearing about it everywhere we go.  Yet, there are some people who can’t resist the siren call of their cell phone.  Whether...

iHelp Plus App Review

There are a lot of apps out there that claim to help you in a jam or an emergency.  Many of them are very capable of doing just that.  What sets iHelp+ apart...