Finding Mamajuana and Nudity in the Dominican Republic

After a demanding year relocating back to the United States from the Cayman Islands, starting new jobs, moving back into … Continue reading "Finding Mamajuana […]

The Deterioration of the SAHM

Many article and blogs I’ve read talk about how being a stay home mum is not easy at all. Over tea and other meet up sessions […]

Screen Time for Kids: Getting the Balance Right

From digital homework platforms to extended video chats with friends, from remote working to family WhatsApp groups, there are infinite ways that digital media are […]

The Trouble with ‘Screen Time Rules’

“Screen time,” as ever, is a hot topic for academics, policy folk and for parents. There’s a seemingly endless debate about how much is too […]

Engaging Parents in After-School Programs

As part of the Leveling Up: Parenting study, a project of the Connected Learning Research Network at the DML Research Hub, I and my fellow […]

Let Them Play and… Be There

I’ve been a parent for a little over 4 years… not much hands-on experience… but I’ve been observing parenting styles and their outcomes since I […]

When It Is More Than A Coincidence…

My big baby brought home the first homework of her life – 3 pages of Chinese, English and Math homework – Kindergarten 1 standard (Primary 1 […]

Celebrate Literacy Week 2017

Photo Credit: Chronicle Books Each year the state of Florida and FLVS dedicates one full week to celebrate all things literacy. Appropriately titled “Celebrate Literacy Week,” […]

Semi-automated Luxury Parenting

The toy company Mattel recently announced a wi-fi speaker-based voice assistant for children. Known as Aristotle, the toddler-proof alternative to Google Home or Amazon Echo […]

Homeschooling: The Big Question

Choosing to homeschool was not something I initially chose. Sometimes, I think it chose me. At the age of 2, my son was diagnosed with […]

Watchworthy Wednesday: Survey Analyzes Plugged-in Parents

While 8- to 18-year-olds are clocking in lots of screen time, their parents are doing the same if not more, according to a new survey, […]

Study Methods, the Magic for Studying

Here’s the MAGIC; Study Methods!!!!!!! It is true that most students don’t know how to study. Sometimes we leave course work piled up without ever […]

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