Goal setting and financial education for children is imperative to our children’s future. Every parent should be looking at teaching fiscal responsibility with the same importance as, say, math. This mindset will lead to a movement and a brighter future for children who don’t have the “me” mentality and who aren’t aware that saving, rather than using credit, is the way to a financially responsible, happy, way of life.
Ok, before I go anywhere too strange with this, let me start by saying that the folks at General Motors got me THISCLOSE to actually becoming an official car enthusiast. Given that I'm in Detroit […] Read More >>
As my wife and friends will tell you, I really don't know much about cars except that I own two and last year my family and I drove a Chevrolet Traverse 12,000 miles in 46 […] Read More >>
Used smartly, Twitter can be a useful tool for neighborhood crime prevention. This story tells you how the strategic use of hashtags can be an effective weapon against burglaries and other undesirable activities taking place in your neighborhood.
A couple weeks ago a film buff family member of mine told me about two smart phone-related apps that he uses to determine if and how he will watch certain movies with his 10-year-old daughter.
The two film parenting guides are the IMDB Parenting Guide and the Kids in Mind web site and app. Both guides intentionally discuss movie content based on such categories as “Sex/Nudity”, “Violence/Gore” and “Profanity” and neither attempts to make value judgments about whether movies should or shouldn’t be seen.
Every day Discovery Familia offers preschoolers entertaining series, imaginative characters and exciting new worlds of exploration and discovery, via its Discovery Kids block with up to 13 continuous hours of programming that mothers can trust […] Read More >>
It was a bit late in being uploaded but here's a very short video we compiled to encourage you, our readers and friends, to remember the hard and often thankless work of the Salvation Army. […] Read More >>
Keeping Santa’s identify a secret is much harder today for parents than when I was a boy. Back then we didn't have the Internet or the onslaught of cynicism that makes it hard for kids […] Read More >>
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With the year almost over, it’s the perfect time to do a recap so that's what this week’s Hispanicize Twitter Party for our sponsor Wal-mart will center around! And, of course, it wouldn't be a Twitter Party without cool gifts and treat so we're packing those as well!