September 30, 2019

TAKE A BREAK! Study tips for success

Its almost that time of year again, exams and final tests for our kids. If it’s exam time in your family it probably means… study timetable […]
September 10, 2019

Time for a Spring detox?

TIME FOR A SPRING DETOX?    How digitally addicted are you?  Technology is not all bad – hey, it’s what we’re using to communicate on this […]
August 6, 2019

Proposed South African law to protect our children from pornography

A recent blog on new proposed South African legislation to protect children from exposure to pornogrpahy
August 1, 2019

Mini blog: Top Australian school dumps digital devices for old fashioned textbooks

Reddam House’s primary and junior high school in Sydney have decided to ditch their iPads in favour of traditional textbooks as students find the use of […]
May 23, 2019

Meat-free Mondays: How healthy is your family’s daily digital diet?

An unhealthy daily digital diet is hard to spot in our children if we as, parents, do not balance our own digital diet. Just like too […]
May 22, 2019

PG what? Real age restrictions in a virtual world

Parents are always in the best position to manage their children’s access to age-inappropriate content in the digital world – be it TV, movies, games, websites […]
May 21, 2019

Say WHAT? Teen speak

If most of the information communicated in an in-person interaction comes from tone of voice and body language, it is virtually impossible to grasp the deeper […]
May 20, 2019

Push-me-pull-you: the lure of the digital world

Technology companies use cutting edge behavioural psychology to keep your children glued to their digital devices. Social media and gaming offer a simplified risk-free world for […]
May 19, 2019

Fast food: How the digital world fills social appetites

As toddlers develop into children and then into adolescents, they have an innate need to understand and find their place in the groups they are a […]