Now that the kids are getting older, it is becoming apparent that we need more than one computer in the home. I know that sounds excessive, but with all of the needs for school plus the household, having one family computer is not cutting it.
Since my oldest is about to enter high school next year, I figured that what we should do is buy a new laptop and let him use the old one for school. It still works pretty well, and with a bit of refurbishing, should be in good shape. He’ll need it for school, as I am sure that the expectations around papers, research, etc. will only intensify in high school.
But there is one issue that is getting in our way – can he have the computer in his room. My wife and I are of the same mind on this one. He can use…
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