Guest blog post by Amanda Moore Video games are here to stay. Even if you ban them from your house, your child will go to someone else’s house and play. It’s just how it is. It’s also unfortunately easy to get overly obsessed with video games. Parents worry about video game addiction, where kids become […]
About Elena Krasnoperova
Elena Krasnoperova is the Founder of Calroo, a family calendar and messaging app specifically designed for busy parents. She's a busy Mom herself, with 2 kids in elementary school. Prior to founding Calroo, Elena was an executive at BCG, eBay, PayPal, Zong and oDesk. She also founded SimplyCircle, an online parent portal designed to improve communication between schools and families. Elena holds a Ph.D. from Stanford and a BA from Wellesley College.
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Guest blog post by Amanda Moore It is that time of year again! Super Bowl is almost upon us. No matter where you are located, there are bound to be many things to do with awesome deals for the whole group! However, if you aren’t up for hanging out with the crowd this Super Bowl […]
Guest blog post by Amanda Moore One of the best ways for your children to learn something new is by incorporating the material in fun activities that will not only engage your kids but will also allow them to retain that new information. Many people think that school is the place where children go to […]
When you hire a nanny, you become a “household employer”. And the nanny – or any other person performing work in or near your home, like a health aide, housekeeper, gardener, cook, personal assistant, estate manager, etc. — is considered an employee of the family. Misclassifying an employee as an “independent contractor” is viewed as tax […]
It’s America’s birthday! Traditionally, families gather at night to watch the fireworks go off, all across the country. Here are some activities to keep you and your family busy during the day as you early await the night entertainment!
Summer has arrived! While your children may have been out of school for a while now, the weather is finally warming up enough for it to really feel like summer. We’ve compiled a list of 25 activities to cross off your list before summer ends. We have everything from swimming to fruit picking – enjoy!
Since Father’s Day is just around the corner, why not take some time to check out some facts about the millennial dad! Learn more about their aspirations and how they try to be the best dads possible.
As we prepare to celebrate Father’s Day, we put together an infographic about the Digital Life of a Millennial Dad. Check it out!
June 8th is National Best Friend Day! Friends are such important parts of our lives. Take some time to appreciate the people who walked into our lives and changed them for the better. Click below for the quotes and pictures we collected that remind us of the value of friendships.
For many families, Memorial Day weekend is their first taste of summer. Before the craze of the end of school and the business of summer camps begin, take some time to have one last relaxing weekend with your family. Below are some fun ideas on how to spend some quality time with your kids!