Tag: Technology

Risks of porn on our tweens - the access and content are heart breaking

We need to start talking to tweens about the risks of porn

The risks of porn on our tweens and teens is far greater than most parents realise. Today teenagers are viewing far more pornography than their parents realise. And the porn they’re watching…

Managing screen time - strategies to focus on what really matters

Managing screen time is about more than setting limits

In today’s media-rich world (or media-saturated, depending on your view), you rarely have to look far to find parents concerned about their kids’ use of technology. Recently, managing screen time seems to…

13 Reasons Why Season 2: What parents need to know

13 Reasons Why Season 2 review: What parents need to know

13 Reasons Why Season 2 was certain to incite debate. Season 1 provided considerable discussion about the graphic depiction of suicide, in addition to a range of associated issues including social exclusion,…

How to set boundaries on Fortnite and other video games

How to set boundaries on Fortnite and other video games

There’s a lot of talk in the media lately about ‘gaming addiction’, spurred on by the game Fortnite. Kids are stealing credit cards,  screaming like toddlers, wetting themselves and failing school. Schools are…

Apps to boost your happiness

12 apps that will give you a happiness boost

We know we use screens too much and everyone I know is trying to cut down on their kids’ screen time. With good reason: too much screen time decreases our productivity and…

Mumlyfe shares useful stories to help you raise nice kids and feel good about yourself too.