Upcoming 5K to raise funds for local couple’s adoption
The race will begin at 9 a.m.  Proceeds raised from the One:Twenty-Seven event will be given in support of giving hope to families in terms of adoption…specifically, Brian and Amy Robertson, of Lebanon.  Married eight years ago, the Robertsons are in the process of adding a child to their family through adoption. Their adoption expenses… (0 comment)

Mattel cancels ‘Aristotle’ smart hub for kids amid concerns about AI parenting and data collection
Mattel’s voice-activated smart hub for kids, Aristotle, first caught our attention at CES this year. Powered by Microsoft’s Cortana, the device promised “to aid parents and use the most advanced AI-driven technology to make it easier for them to protect, develop, and nurture the most important asset in their home—their children.” Our favorite feature: a… (0 comment)

Upcoming 5K to raise funds for local couple’s adoption
The race will begin at 9 a.m.  Proceeds raised from the One:Twenty-Seven event will be given in support of giving hope to families in terms of adoption…specifically, Brian and Amy Robertson, of Lebanon.  Married eight years ago, the Robertsons are in the process of adding a child to their family through adoption. Their adoption expenses… (0 comment)

Three Reasons Your Business Intelligence Adoption Has Stalled
Today’s approach to business intelligence and analytics software favors easy-to-use, self-service-based platforms accessible to everyone within an organization. This is in stark contrast to the traditional BI model, which is built on technology that requires specialized skills and is best suited for IT developers curating data models, reports, and executive dashboards.  A similar comparison could… (0 comment)

The challenges of parenting tweens
“Why did Jack score two goals and I didn’t score any?” “I’m terrible at soccer. I should just quit.” “Everyone else in my class knows how to do this math problem but me. I’m awful at it.” “You just don’t understand.” And so it begins… I have a tween. With this new label comes a… (0 comment)

Parenting Values Primer: Plan Ahead And Be Prepared | HuffPost
I’m seeing pregnant bellies everywhere. It’s likely not statistically significant. Truth is, I’m navigating my first Fall without a child at home – and I’m missing them. My self-prescribed antidote is to smile broadly at pregnant women I pass on the street and happily greet stroller-bound children at coffee shops. When my enthusiasm began to… (0 comment)