Let’s Get the Weekend Started!

September 21, 2012 | in: geeky, vlogs

Fridays here at the A Parent in America house make us want to shake our booties and do the robot. How about you? Maybe you are more of a high-brow, …more

Brave for Leapster Explorer and LeapFrog Tag

June 27, 2012 | in: books, education, geeky, products I love

Two years ago, on Tech Savvy Mama‘s expert recommendation, I purchased for both Charlie and Eve their own Leapster Explorer handheld gaming devices. These games provided their first ever video …more

T-Mobile Summer Digital Safety for Families and Giveaway Winner

June 22, 2012 | in: geeky, giveaways

Last week so many of you entered the fabulous T-Mobile Springboard tablet giveaway and hopefully gained some tips on protecting your children’s safety this summer with apps such as FamilyWhere, …more

Win a Laptop Thanks to Betty Crocker Fruit Flavored Snacks and WinOneGiveOne

Every student can use a new laptop and this is especially true for children in Rwanda.  The Betty Crocker Fruit Flavored Snacks Win & Give campaign has placed nearly TWO …more

Facebook Safety for Parents: A New App by BitDefender

November 5, 2010 | in: geeky, tech

Over the last few years I’ve found myself using Facebook more and more…like so many of you. At first I used it just like Classmates or Friendster (remember those?).  I …more

How to Avoid a Computer Virus – Tips from BitDefender

July 8, 2010 | in: geeky

One of the most annoying and debilitating illnesses my family experienced this past year was a virus… on our family computer. Sure, I was pretty freaked out about H1N1. And …more

Twitter vs. Facebook – which big time suck do you prefer?

May 18, 2010 | in: geeky, random

I recently turned 35.  It was my harshest b-day to date.  I know there’s nothing you can do about it besides work to be healthy and happy but dude, it …more

APISS on the News Friday at 5pm on NBC 4 & in Friday’s Washington Post

After shrieking like a crazed Beatles fan on Twitter and Facebook today, I figured I’d do it here at the main place I make a geek out of myself: I’m …more