Christy Matte is a Boston-area freelance writer with a diverse background that includes working with young people, non-profits, technology, education, adult training, event planning, grant writing, and international program support. She enjoys travel and exploration, learning new things, reality TV and spending time with her kids. Christy reviews apps and games at CommonSenseMedia.org and blogs about toys, travel, and technology at QuirkyFusion.com. She holds a B.A. in Anthropology with a Computer Science minor from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and an M.Ed. in Technology in Education from Lesley University.
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University of Massachusetts at Amherst, B.A. Anthropology, Computer Science Minor
Lesley University, M.Ed. Technology in Education
8 Smart Technology Upgrades that Will Save You Money on Utilities
Beyond Novelty: Smart Homes for Safety, Security, and Personal Well-Being
Staying Secure While Staying Connected
How Home Tech Can Help You Care for Your Pets
Smart Gardening: Using Home Tech for the Perfect Lawn
Troubleshoot Common Smart Home Problems
What Homebuyers Should Know About Smart Homes
Smarten Up Your Showings With Smart Home Technology
Sharing a “Smart” Apartment: 6 Do’s and Don’ts for Roommates
Writing assignment focusing on how to handle apartment sharing with smart technology in the mix.
Peterborough and the Kawarthas
Swimming With Whale Sharks in Cancun
All Inclusive Family Fun at Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort in Cancun
The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum
Why We Love Labor Day Travel!
Making A Scene: Paint Your Own Pottery At Barefoot Books
Turtle Lane Maple Farm
Winter Activities For Non-Skiers
Guide To Ipswich River Park
The Best Mobile Plans for Real Estate Agents
Learning Heroes: Epic or Fail?
De-stressing Your Environment the “Smart” Way
Should Your Kids Live the LEGO Life? A Review
Hands-on with Hopscotch: Coding for Kids
Home tech gifts: Which products are topping consumer wish lists?
Reviews of apps and video games to help families make buying decisions.
SoloLearn: Learn to Code
Planets Puzzle - Game for kids
Sites for Learning How to Code
Atomic Hangman Jr
Kodu Game Lab Review – Game On or Game Over?
Parenting & Relationships
Phone home: How to connect with your kids when you can’t be there
What's the Right Age to Introduce Your Kid to Computers?
Digital Parenting 101 – From Screen Time to Social Media
An age-by-age guide to talking to kids about independence and safety
5 Inexpensive Ways to Engage Kids in Charitable Holiday Giving