Tag: family time
Technology and Kids: 6 ways to disconnect
December 19, 2014  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

New technologies provide many benefits to our children. Today, there are innumerable apps that are created to stimulate their learning process and are broken down into different subjects such as math, languages, art, etc. They also serve as great tools to increase their reading skills and self esteem as children have to face challenges. With all these advantages, why are we told they shouldn’t use tablets, smartphones or computers so often? Like all other aspects of life, it´s not good to spend too much time on one thing as it could provoke addiction, sleeping disorders and a lack of social skills. Our mission as parents should be to teach our children to use technology in moderation. So how do we do it? Keep reading to discover 6 ways to disconnect.

Best Easter Movies to Watch Together
April 8, 2014  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

Easter is right around the corner. With the children at home there´s going to be plenty of opportunities to enjoy family time. Make sure you have outdoor activities planned ahead and why not set aside a night or two for movies at home? When it comes to choosing titles around this time of year, many movies for children fall into the religious or Christian categories. Others are merely entertaining and created for all the Easter Bunny fans. Either way, watching movies together is one of the most enjoyable things you can do as a family.