Schism: New Dystopian Trilogy For Teens

Schism: New Dystopian Trilogy For Teens

Schism, the first book in a new dystopian trilogy series, is a story in which a virus kills everybody in the world over the age of 13.   We watch a group of friends struggle to survive in this new world. The author of Schism, Britt Holewinski, is a former CIA agent. I recommend Schism for both teens and […]

36 Movies For Teens 2016

36 Movies For Teens 2016

After making this list of 36 movies for teens in 2016, it seems like 2016 movies are made up almost exclusively of films based on books, superhero stories based on comic books, and science fiction stories. January 1. Dirty Grandpa (1/22) Uptight Jason (Zac Efron) is about to get married when his mischievous grandpa (Robert […]

Best Connect With Your Teens Posts 2015

Best Connect With Your Teens Posts 2015

Here are my favorite blog posts on Connect with your Teens through Pop Culture and Technology for 2015. Bill and Melinda Gates 2015 Annual Letter in Images Graham Moore’s Stay Weird Oscar Speech: A Lesson For Families Nostalgia Machine: Music Videos of Songs From 1960 – 2013 Cyber-Seniors: Watch Teens Teach Seniors To Use Computers Microsoft, […]

45 Old and New Classic Books For Teens

45 Old and New Classic Books For Teens

Years ago, in the early days of my blog, 2008 and 2009 to be exact, I created two lists of 20 classic books for teens. When I decided to merge the two lists, I wanted to update it with some new classics. While it is presumptuous to think that I can choose which current books will […]

5 Tips to Digitally Detox From Tech Toxic Exposure

5 Tips to Digitally Detox From Tech Toxic Exposure

Researchers studying health effects found that blue light from tech screens and electromagnetic fields may contribute to various adverse health effects

Tile Bluetooth Tracker: A Simple Way to Find Lost Stuff

Tile Bluetooth Tracker: A Simple Way to Find Lost Stuff

Misplacing or losing things often, can be one of the biggest time wasters there is, as well as driving you crazy. The Tile Bluetooth tracker helps you find your lost stuff in seconds. And it doesn’t only work with your keys and phone. You can use Tile to find anything. My husband misplaces (and sometimes […]