Parenting advice is like opinions – everybody’s got one, but the best ones are data-based.Continue reading
So, you bought your child’s first mobile phone, and now you’re searching for the best possible parental controls out there, the ultimate parenting app, to protect your child from everything lurking on the other side of the screen. How can you make sure you pick the right app, and not regret your choice?Continue reading
A horrible scenario for a parent: your teen took an inappropriate photo of themselves, which intentionally or unintentionally got sent to someone. Children make mistakes, but there are ways to act quickly and correct them.Continue reading
We all want our children to have high self-esteem. In fact, high self-esteem largely influences future mental and emotional health, sense of worth, and social satisfaction. During the tween years, your child searches for identity through the opinions of her peers. Simple praise can make her self-esteem skyrocket, while one criticism can sometimes be devastating. Some parenting tips from Jiminy.
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We get that question a lot, mainly from parents who check their child’s phone themselves. Even those parents are usually surprised by the several answers they haven’t thought of, and realize how much they’ve been missing without the right (not just any) parental control app.Continue reading
There are many consequences to sending nude photos. While most teenagers who send naked pictures send them to a boyfriend or girlfriend, some teenagers send these pictures to people they do not know. Either way, the pictures could be spread around the school or the Internet, leading to severe bullying. Furthermore, sexting is, in fact, illegal to persons under the age of 18.Continue reading