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Generation Code: 6 Reasons to Send Your Kid to Coding Camp

I recently discovered Generation Code and it got me thinking about the 6 Reasons to Send Your Kid to Coding Camp this summer. As parents we have to start thinking of coding and computational thinking as the key skills our kids need to learn to excel in the careers of tomorrow. Coding is everywhere and our kids are asking to learn the language! Let me tell you why and how you can sign them up. It's...
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The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Summer of STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) is a great way to create interesting, engaging, and FUN learning experiences for kids this summer and avoid the summer slide! To help you plan a great summer of STEM learning I've put together the Ultimate Guide to Planning a Summer of STEM. What we learn with pleasure we never forget. - Alfred Mercier Did you know that kids can lose up to 3 month...
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We’re Playing Cars 3: Driven to Win + Giveaway

Rev up your engines for Cars 3: Driven to Win! We still have to wait a couple of more days for the new Cars 3 movie to hit theaters and since we can't wait, in the meantime we're playing the new Cars 3: Driven to Win video game. Read on to learn more about Cars 3: Driven to Win! Earlier this week Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media annou...
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Online Minecraft Summer Camps Your Kids Will Love + Giveaway

What is your kid doing this summer? Mine wants nothing more than to play Minecraft all summer long? And I plan to let him! Yes, you heard that right. I have no problem with my kiddo squeezing in a bunch of screen time this summer and here's why. Have you heard of Connected Camps and their Online Minecraft Summer Camps Your Kids Will Love? Don't forget to PIN THIS so you can come back to it later ...
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Learn to Code with Tynker and Minecraft Education: Everything You Need to Know!

Tynker officially announced that it has been selected as Coding Solution for Minecraft: Education Edition. What does that mean? As of today teachers and kids using Minecraft: Education Edition can easily learn to code with Tynker and Minecraft! Code Builder, the new Minecraft: Education Edition extension is a game changer, my friends! Read on to learn more about this and other ways kids can lear...
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Cure Summer Boredom with the Best Maker Kits

Summer is almost here! This means that both you and I will soon be scrambling to keep the kids entertained and happy while they're home from school. I'm not gonna lie, keeping them engaged all summer long is hard. I'm not the craftiest or most creative of moms and my kids do get easily bored! Sometimes I do need a little help. So this summer I plan to cure summer boredom with the best Maker Kits I...
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Create a Virtual Aquarium with Ocean Pets and Have Fun Learning!

Has your kid ever asked for a pet fish? Or maybe an entire aquarium full of them? Maybe you gave them the big NO, knowing full well that taking care of an aquarium full of fish is a job no mama wants to take on. Like you don't already have enough on your mommy plate, right? Well, today I'll tell you all about how kids can create a virtual aquarium with Ocean Pets and have fun learning all about se...
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Cube-tastic! Now You Can Enjoy Solving the Rubik’s Cube

Finally... now you can enjoy solving the Rubik's Cube, like never before! Today I'll tell you all about Pai Technology's reinvented 3D puzzle cube. It's called Cubetastic! and comes with a companion 3D Augmented Reality app that will have you whizzing through this puzzle like a pro! We recently got to test out Cube-tastic! for ourselves. I must tell you we were quite impressed. Not only by how ...
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How to Teach Your Kids to be Responsible While Using Cell Phones

How to teach your kids to be responsible while using cell phones can be challenging. Mobile monitoring apps can help parents learn what topics to address. Here's how!
Technology has influenced our cultural landscape. The advent of digital native has played a key role in shaping our lives, especially those of our kids. Today's guest post addresses the challenging topic of how to teach your kids to be responsible while using cell phones and explains how the use of a mobile monitoring app can assist parents and bring peace of mind. *This is a guest post by Anna H...
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20 Tips to Make Internet Surfing Safer for Your Kids

Here are 20 essential tips for parents to make internet surfing safer for your kids. These will help make your kids responsible digital citizens too!
Today's we have 20 tips to make internet surfing safer for your kids. These tips will help ensure that your kids are on the right track to becoming responsible digital citizens as well. Read on to learn more! *This is a guest post by Alisa Bagrii* Nowadays, on the Internet, you can find absolutely anything and everything. There are lots of sites and pages created specifically for children. A...
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NEW LEGO Games Your LEGO Fan Will LOVE + LEGO Worlds Giveaway

Last week I had the pleasure of attending a special preview event for the latest in LEGO games. This fun event was hosted by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and I was happy that I got to take my little gamer with me. We both had a great time but as you know I'm not much of a gamer. Can't say the same for my kiddo who was truly in his element at this event. THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED BUT YOU C...
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Toy Fair 2017: Classic Meets Tech & Makes This the Best Year to Play

Today I want to share with you a pretty cool toy trend I noticed emerging at this year's Toy Fair -- let's call it 'classic meets tech'. Thanks Toy Industry Association for providing me with a Press Pass to attend Toy Fair 2017.  As always, all views and opinions are entirely my own. If you follow my blog you know that I'm all about the tech toys. However, I was happy to see that technology ...
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