Tabletop games – a lot of old school fun

It seems that the modern way of life isn’t only hazardous when it comes to keeping children safe from the dangers of the world wide web, apps, programs, etc. We always have our head glued to some kind of screen and rarely spend time with the family. That is why I decided to introduce what I call the “tabletop night” in our house. Tabletop games – fun for the whole family My husband and me used to play tabletop games all the time. Carcassonne was one of my favorites. In honor of our youth we decided that we’re going to

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Electric scooters and kids – security concerns

Earlier today my eldest son asked me if we can get an electric scooter. I said I’m going to think about it since I’m not familiar with electric scooters that much. I knew that regular scooters can be driven by pretty much anybody. It’s a good thing that I went ahead and looked up safety regulations for riding an electric scooter, because I discovered that not only that safety gear is a must, but there is a law in my home state which dictates that a license is needed to ride an electric scooter. Electric scooters and child safety Initially

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Google Play and children safety

Recently my son gave me his phone to show some photos he took of our dog. As he was switching between the apps I suddenly realized that I never really looked into what he installs on his phone, what kind of apps. My younger kid only uses our (my husbands and mines) tablet, so I can control what he’s doing when playing with the tablet that way. However my older son has a phone of its own. It never occurred to me that I should keep a close eye on what kind of apps he install and uses on his

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