The Ultimate Guide to Screen Time Rules, with Tips and Age-Based Guidelines

Screen time rules will vary depending on your family's personality and needs. Here's how you can make rules that stick.

There’s a whole lot of guilt built in to modern parenting. No matter what we choose to do as parents, someone somewhere is probably going to criticize it. It’s no different for screen time rules. You know there are reasons to limit screen time. You know screen time rules are important, but where do you … Read more The Ultimate Guide to Screen Time Rules, with Tips and Age-Based Guidelines

29 Awesome DIY Charging Stations for All Your Tech

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When your bedroom becomes a no-phone zone, you might find yourself sleeping better. But having a central charging location helps more than just your sleep–it can also be an excellent way to monitor your children’s phone usage and build family connectedness (when you’re not all being distracted by your tech). Whether your family rule is … Read more 29 Awesome DIY Charging Stations for All Your Tech

6 Reasons to Stop Sleeping with Your Phone

Making your bedroom a no-phone zone can make a huge impact on you and your family

Is it bad to sleep next to your cellphone? It might not be “bad,” per se, but if you stop sleeping with your phone next to your bed you just might end up happier and healthier, sleep better, and improve your relationships. Curious? Read on to learn more! 1. You’ll sleep better with your phone … Read more 6 Reasons to Stop Sleeping with Your Phone

How to Free Up Space in iOS 12 When iPhone Storage Is Full

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Sound familiar? You’re in the middle of (attempting to) take some nice photos of your kids (who never. stop. moving), and all of a sudden your phone pops up that dreaded message: your iPhone storage is full, and you’re going to have to delete something before you can save any more photos. It’s a good … Read more How to Free Up Space in iOS 12 When iPhone Storage Is Full

What Happened When I Deleted the Facebook App from My Phone

Deleting the Facebook app from my phone made a surprising difference in my quality of life. Here's what happened.

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you deleted Facebook from your phone without deactivating your account? Would it make any difference in your quality of life? One of the most eye-opening experiences after getting my new iPhone was realizing just how much time I was spending on social media. Apple’s Screen Time app … Read more What Happened When I Deleted the Facebook App from My Phone

17+ Practical iPhone Tips to Make You Feel Like a Tech Genius

These 16 tips will have you feeling like an old pro with your iPhone in no time.

Having recently switched from Android to an iPhone, I’ve had to relearn a few things about how to use my phone. If you have made a similar switch or are using an iPhone for the first time, read on for useful tips to make the most of your new phone. Even if you’ve been using … Read more 17+ Practical iPhone Tips to Make You Feel Like a Tech Genius

4 Unique Ways to Get Rid of Your Old Technology

What do you do with your old technology when you've replaced it and moved on? Here are some unique ideas.

If you’ve decided to KonMari your house, you’ve probably come across some old technology that you’re no longer using–laptops, tablets, cellphones… What on earth should you do with them? They’re clearly no longer sparking joy, but you shouldn’t just toss them in the trash, right? While I was on the hunt for a new smartphone … Read more 4 Unique Ways to Get Rid of Your Old Technology

What You Need to Know to Switch from Android to iPhone

If you're thinking about making the switch from Android to iPhone, here are a few things you'll want to know first.

After years of using anything but Apple (three Windows Phones and two Androids), I’ve finally taken the plunge into iPhone land. Here are some tips for choosing a new iPhone, how to transfer your data from your Android to your iPhone, what you might miss about your Android, and what iPhone perks will make you … Read more What You Need to Know to Switch from Android to iPhone

Featured Bargain: Grab Your Cheap iPhone 8 (or 8 Plus or X) Now!

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In the market for an iPhone 8, 8 Plus, or X but looking for a deal? Related: Practical iPhone Tips to Make You Feel Like a Pro I’ve been searching for something to replace my dying Moto G5. I’ve been considering the Moto X4, but I’ve also been toying with the idea of switching to … Read more Featured Bargain: Grab Your Cheap iPhone 8 (or 8 Plus or X) Now!

Best Cheap Cellphone Plans of 2019 (And How to Choose the One That’s Perfect for You)

Looking to save money with a cheap cellphone plan? Look no further than this post that will give you the rundown and help you choose the plan that's right for you.

Looking for the best cheap cellphone plans? I tried a whole bunch of plans so you don’t have to… Read on for my comparison of the pros and cons. For my personal pick, take a look at the summary here: Review of: Mint Mobile I like easy-to-use mobile app great price “just works” on an … Read more Best Cheap Cellphone Plans of 2019 (And How to Choose the One That’s Perfect for You)