Tech Gifts for Grandparents Day

Ray Gordon Shooting Ethan with iPhone First Six Months

Grandparents day was launched in the USA in 1978 when Jimmy Carter pronounced it a national holiday. Apple does not yet recognize it in their iCal so perhaps it is mainly a gifting holiday. But if you would like to recognize your grandparents who have been so kind to you or your kids, here is a nice … [Read more...]

Best Activities to Bond with Techie Kids

Teen Expert Vanessa Van Petten Head Shot

By Vanessa Van Petten, creator of RadicalParenting.com, a parenting website written from the teen perspective to help parents understand them. I believe technology provides some really fun activities for techie kids and parents, grandparents or even teachers to bond. In my book Do I Get My … [Read more...]

Senior Assisted Living and the Sandwich Generation

Enjoying a trip to Vegas with my parents

Dealing with aging parents has always been a challenge, but in recent years with longevity increasing almost exponentially, it’s become an even bigger job. Boomers are often in the situation of being The Sandwich Generation because of this modern phenomenon of raising kids and dealing with aging … [Read more...]

Tech World Comic About Netiquette

Cell-Phone Manners at the Dinner Table

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Tech World Comic About Friends On Facebook

Angelina Jolie friends Dad on Facebook

  You can pre-order Bruce's 1st book, A Dad's Point of View: We ARE Half the Equation at the Store at BruceSallan.com. The book will be published later this month, just in time for Father’s Day. Get it for the dad in your life, the mom who wants her husband to be the best dad, or for … [Read more...]

Boomer Parenting Tips – Tech Manners

Phones in Bowl - Image by Ray Gordon

There's a new word out there - netiquette - and it's about manners in our tech obsessed world. On this topic, I wrote a recent A Dad’s Point-of-View column, called, When Is Rude, Rude? inspired by an incident that took place in our home. It's a perfect subject for another Boomer Parenting Tips … [Read more...]

Tech World Comic About Web Practical Jokes

Son plays an Internet Practical Joke on Dad

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It’s a Tech World After All, Vol. 2, No. 13

Tech World comic about GPS

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Boomer Parenting Tips – Parents On Facebook

Can Parents be Friends on Facebook with Their Kids?

  Are you friends on Facebook with all your family members? Should you be? What are the risks? What are the benefits? Parents on Facebook is a delicate thing. For that matter, monitoring your kid's activities on the Internet in general is a delicate thing. It's part of your parenting … [Read more...]

It’s a Tech World After All – Vol. 2, No. 12

Dad will sell to anyone and everyone much to Son's dismay

We all know that "Dad" is really not Bruce, though the resemblance at times is oddly coincidental, especially when Aaron did the comic. But, Bruce does really have a book coming out and he hopes you'll consider getting it (great gift for Father's Day) - enjoy his commercial with Groucho at the Store … [Read more...]