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What Parents Need to Know About Yubo, the ‘Tinder for Teens’

What Parents Need to Know About Yubo, the ‘Tinder for Teens’

I was recently introduced to Yubo, which is advertised as the “make new friends” app for teenagers, but is often described as “Tinder for teenagers.” The app enables teenagers (or adults pretending to be them) to find others with similar interests and chat through private messaging or via public live…

How to Restrict Your Kid’s TikTok Access

How to Restrict Your Kid’s TikTok Access

Earlier this year, TikTok implemented what it calls “Family Pairing,” a parental control tool that lets parents link their child’s TikTok account with their own, giving them direct control over the child’s privacy settings. Now, the short-form video platform app is further expanding the ways parents can, through this tool,…

How to Transition a Toddler to a ‘Big Kid Bed’

How to Transition a Toddler to a ‘Big Kid Bed’

So, your toddler is embarking on the journey from a crib to a bed. It’s both an inevitable transition and one of the most blatant signs your baby isn’t your baby anymore; they are becoming your big kid (and how dare they!). Knowing when — and how — to make…