Child with colorful helmet on PEV scooter

The need for speed is real among the younger generation. And we’re noticing that even more in recent years, since PEVs are becoming so popular. But wait—what is a PEV? PEV stands for personal electric vehicle. Most come in the form of electric scooters or bicycles. If your veteran rider is ready to graduate to …

Hockey players on rink with sticks and gear

Stay in-the-know of all the latest and greatest in the NHL world. Whether you’re a Flyers fan or a Predators die-hard, you can easily keep up with all the news you need to know by downloading some of these easy apps. Or, if you are an aspiring hockey star yourself, there are plenty of applications …

Baseball player running around diamond during game

Baseball is a favorite among the masses. Whether you’re an athlete in training, finding a new regimen, or a fan of the game, there are tons of ways to improve your baseball skills but also stay up-to-date and in-the-know about the sport. Here are 10 of the best baseball apps for iOS & Android. Our …

Silhouette of man playing golf at sunset on course

Improve your swing and spend more productive time at the range. Stay up-to-date with the latest and greatest of the golfing world and learn new tricks and tips on the daily as well. Check out some of the best golf apps for iOS & Android below. Our Top 10 Favorite Golf Apps for iOS & …

Person reaching down to pick up soccer ball on grassy field

Improve your footwork, check off “hat trick” from the bucket list, or just stay up-to-date with your favorite teams from around the globe. With these soccer-focused applications, you won’t miss a beat in scores or in play. Check out 10 of the best soccer apps for iOS & Android below. Our Top 10 Best Soccer …

Teenager playing basketball at sunset

Whether you’re a coach, a player, or a basketball lover, there are plenty of apps to stay in the game and stay in the loop. Check out 10 of the best basketball apps for iOS & Android below. 10 of the Best Basketball Apps for iOS & Android The Athletic The Athletic – $4.99/monthly with …

Teenager playing tennis on green court

Tennis players and coaches, grab your phones and start the download. Stay in shape, stay in the know, and stay connected with any of these fabulous finds. Check out 10 of the best tennis apps for iOS & Android below. 10 of the Best Tennis Apps for iOS & Android TNNS Live Grand Slams, ATP, …

eScooters for kids

Electric scooters have become an easy essential for kids’ outdoor play. For years, traditional foot scooters were the necessity—but when e-scoots hit the scene, they exploded in popularity. And just like e-bikes, these designs have become chic, functional, and incredibly innovative over the years. The best part about this piece of sidewalk fun is that …

Whether you’re a dad helping to create your young star’s recap reel for his AAU tryouts or a coach creating a highlight video for the softball banquet, there are several different routes to take when creating those films. These videos are meant to showcase the athlete’s talents, the best of the best from their career …

We don’t see parents on the sidelines with disposable cameras anymore. And usually, there’s only one mom that has her giant Nikon out snapping pics. Instead, most everyone will be grabbing their smartphone recording, photographing, and posting the action. But the convenience of that smartphone doesn’t mean that you’ll conveniently get grade A, quality photos …

Save Time Communicating with Your Team

  Save Time Communicating with Your Team TeamSnap is an amazing tool for everyone involved in a team sport. As a parent, I can definitely say that this app has become an essential. I can’t imagine ever going back to receiving multiple phone calls a week from the coach and constantly revising the family calendar. …

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It’s happened to you too many times to count. You get stuck somewhere with no TV to watch that “must see” game! I mean, seriously! Your bracket is filled out and you can’t miss a shot of the Big Dance, let alone the Sweet Sixteen, Final Four and most definitely not the NCAA Championship game. Let’s face …

Have a teen? You might be curious about their whereabouts or check in to see if they are driving safely. Use one of the 5 Best Apps to Track your Teen.

You have a teen, or maybe even a pre-teen, and you might be curious about their whereabouts or want to check in to see if they are driving safely. Amazingly, technology allows us to do this. When we were kids we “would have died” knowing our parents could monitor our location let alone what notes we were passing …

organize your calendar

Ever feel like you have an organizational nightmare on your hands…I do!  This is my May calendar. This type of busy makes me SO thankful we have friends and teammates that are willing to help carpool when we need it!   The key for me is to get everything scheduled and organized AND make sure that everyone …

If you need a last minute gift idea and don't have time to run to the store, you can gift an app! It's an easy and simple solution to gift giving!

We have all done it. We’ve waited until the last minute to buy a gift. And then the panic sets in…we are out of time to run to the store, and even if there was time we have NO idea what to buy! Don’t fear!  There is a solution that is simple and easy!! You can …

One of my boys has struggled a bit with batting this travel baseball season. I could tell you every single time where the ball would go–it would be a grounder to short stop!  Ugh. And then he would be out at 1st.  This was consistent and frustrating–both to him as a player and to us …

When traveling with your sports travel team, expenses can quickly climb. The traveling part is inevitable, but how much we spend when we travel is negotiable. Every penny counts…so taking just a bit of time to try to cut your expenses can make a big impact on your budget! Before you leave home, be sure …

Need some motivation? Try fitness trackers for moms. Find out which fitness tracker is best for you!

This past spring I decided I would try to get on the band wagon of all those wearing fitness trackers. I asked for a fitness tracker for Mother’s Day. Then I panicked…they are a bit of an investment and I wanted to make sure the one I got was the best one for me! I spent quite a bit …

Just last weekend I picked up my oldest son from our local baseball park after he was done umping. As we were driving out of the park he said, “I wonder how many hours I have spent at this park?” We had a short discussion about the hundreds of hours he has put into baseball and …

why i took my kids Electronics Away

As summer has moved along, my boys have started to slip into an electronics coma! After sleeping in most mornings (if they aren’t off to a camp or an appointment or something previously scheduled) they are really good about getting in their daily run and exercise routine and then getting their list of chores done. …

Are you in need of snapping a picture of your kid’s sports team or even a great individual shot or trading cards? Let us introduce you to this super handy sports photo app called PhotoMoby! We had baseball “Opening Day” this past weekend and I was able to use the PhotoMoby App to grab some …

If you’ve ever been a Team-Mom, then you probably know how hard it is to coordinate with all of the other parents on your child’s team!  Scheduling anything for a large group can be overwhelming to say least, but throw in a bunch of parents who are too busy and (in all honesty) would rather …

scorekeeping apps

Juggling multiple sports’ seasons, multiple games, with multiple kids and locations around town can be a tough feat, especially when you’re trying really hard to make sure you are at every game. Sometimes though, the math is not on our sides and we have to keep in touch with a spouse or a baseball buddy …

Tips for Action Photos At Sporting Events (on Your iPhone) When you are at sports events, it always seems that you have more “stuff” than you can carry, doesn’t it!?  We all want to capture our kiddos in action, but carrying around a big camera (or anything extra) can seem overwhelming. If you own and …