Posts tagged with “a-parents-guide

A Parent's Guide on Family Confidential

3/18/2018 • ☕️ 1 minute read

Have a tween or teen obsessed with video games? Find yourself in a constant battle over how much your kids spend on video games?

Earlier in the year, I spoke with Annie Fox about A Parent’s Guide to Video Games about kids’ gaming, its effect on…

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Challenging Our Beliefs About Digital Parenting

10/7/2017 • ☕️ 3 minute read

Later this month, I will be speaking at the BRAVE Women’s Conference about how to tackle the new challenges that come with parenting in a “digital” world. This is a topic that is very near and dear to my heart. As a mother of two, I find myself…

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Beware of 'Digital Heroin' Clickbait

7/18/2017 • ☕️ 1 minute read

This week a new article published by Psychology Today entitled “Parenting in the Era of Addictive Electronics” puts forward the assumption that ”screen time, particularly the interactive kind acts like a stimulant, not unlike caffeine, amphetamines…

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A Parent’s Guide wins Honourable Mention in Science at the INDIES

6/24/2017 • ☕️ 1 minute read

This week the winners of the 2016 FOREWARD Review’s Indie book awards were announced and A Parent’s Guide to Video Games was awarded honourable mention in the science category! Selected from over 6000 submitted books, it was a huge honour to be…

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A Parent’s Guide to Video Games is a Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award Finalist

3/17/2017 • ☕️ 1 minute read

I am so proud to announce that A Parent’s Guide to Video Games has been selected as a finalist for the Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award in the science category! With over 2250 entries to the INDIES awards this year, it was a particularly…

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Sexism, Misogyny, and Harrasment in Online Games

2/28/2017 • ☕️ 1 minute read

Concern about sexism, misogyny, and harassment in online games is of an ever growing concern among parents around the globe. This is perhaps because online games continue to grow in popularity among female players (in fact, a 2015 Pew Research study…

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A Parent's Guide, Video Games, & Christmas

12/24/2016 • ☕️ 1 minute read

This week, I visited my local Fox news studio to talk about A Parent’s Guide…, video games, and Christmas. A lot of parents are concerned about the amount of time their children playing games during the holiday season. How much is too much? Is it…

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A Parent’s Guide on KXAN

12/20/2016 • ☕️ 1 minute read

This morning I had the pleasure of talking about A Parent’s Guide to Video Games on my local NBC affiliate news station. It is especially important to talk about video games this time of year, as many parents are scrambling to get their children’s…

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