Tag Archives: App

De-Clutter Your Smartphone and Tablet

De-Clutter Your Smartphone and Tablet

Following the recent iOS update, I was scrolling through my apps to see if I needed to turn on the new “Offload Unused Apps” feature. Every time there’s an update – or for that matter, any time I receive the “y ...
Do You Take Password Security Seriously?

Do You Take Password Security Seriously?

Have you ever done something that you know isn’t really right but you want to make a point? We try to teach our kids about rules, but there are definitely some subtle ways we impress our opinions upon others. It isn’t uncommon f ...
Share, Shop and Save with PatPat App

Share, Shop and Save with PatPat App

We don’t hide our thrifty nature. It’s something we’re proud of and regularly discuss the amazing deals we find at thrift stores. Sometimes we discuss other deals we discover and last September I told you about the PatPat ...
Five Tips for Helping Kids Succeed

Five Tips for Helping Kids Succeed

Why is it that kids don’t want to do things that are good for them? Think about it… Exercising, eating their vegetables, showering, washing their face and hands and brushing their teeth are among the things that just about every ...
Top Hobby Board Game Apps (iOS)

Top Hobby Board Game Apps (iOS)

We get it, not everyone has the time nor space to set up and play a board game. Especially a new one that takes time to learn and then time to teach. And you still have the play time to consider. We have noticed a recent trend of officially ...
Deal Hunting With Your Mobile Device

Deal Hunting With Your Mobile Device

You may have figured it out by all the posts we do about the treasures we find at thrift stores, but we like to save money. I clip coupons, have the clearance sections mapped out for all my favorite stores and enjoy finding great deals both ...
Scribblenauts Remix: Ridiculously Fun App

Scribblenauts Remix: Ridiculously Fun App

Screentime is an issue at our house (like yours too, right?). As in, we set timers and our kids (one boy, three girls, ages 10 through 6) get no more than 30 minutes of video games a day. That includes educational games, though on snow days ...
Using Technology to Teach Behavior

Using Technology to Teach Behavior

My husband and I try to instill good manners in our 5 children. We encourage proper behaviors at home and discourage negative ones (seriously – 3 boys!) We attend church where the kids are encouraged in good behaviors through biblical verse ...