Sharon Miller Cindrich
Sharon Cindrich is a mother of two, wife of one and keeper of several household pets. A seasoned writer with a special focus on kids, parenting and family technology, Sharon has written several books including E-Parenting: Keeping Up With Your Tech-Savvy Kids and A Smart Girl's Guide to the Internet, which hit shelves this spring. Her syndicated column, Plugged In Parent, appears in parenting magazines and newspapers across the country and she appears frequently on television and radio to talk about technology and parenting. Learn more at www.pluggedinparent.com.
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Raising tech crazy tots in Chicago
February 18, 2014
This month, Plugged-in Parent features an issuing facing more and more parents: Use of computers in day care and preschool.
When your kids want to unfriend grandma
January 17, 2014
Plugged-in Parent columnist Sharon Miller Cindrich tackles a sticky Facebook situation that might hurt Grandma's feelings.
Why your baby shouldn't suck on your cellphone
December 18, 2013
When you are out and about, you might see parents trying to keep the kids entertained with keys and cellphones. This month's Plugged-In Parent addresses the question of cellphone dangers.
Big TVs, little kids
November 14, 2013
Many of us worry about what our kids are watching on TV, not the TV itself. But it's a household danger that is often overlooked. Follow these tips to avoid injuries.
When should I unfriend my kid's Facebook friends?
August 27, 2013
If your kid breaks off a friendship with a group, some of whom you're connected to on Facebook, should you remove them from your Facebook friend list?
How to digitally scrapbook your summer photos
July 26, 2013
Check out these four unique ways to preserve your summer memories.
How to make sure your child is safe playing Xbox or PlayStation Live
July 8, 2013
Stick close to ratings and follow these simple guidelines to keep your gamers safe from other players.
A guide to iTunes U for kids and families
June 18, 2013
Summer learning is a lot easier with help from iTunes U.
The best apps for new parents
May 13, 2013
First time parent? There are apps for that. We've gathered the best apps for new parents to learn about, measure, soothe and distract their little bundle of joy.
Should your kids be using Instagram?
April 30, 2013
In this month's Plugged-In Parent column, Sharon Miller Cindrich tackles what you need to know before letting your kids join Instagram.