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An iPhone Contract For My Second Son, With Love

Janell Burley Hofmann | Posted 12.28.2016 | Parents
Janell Burley Hofmann

This phone is a privilege, not a right -- need and want are very different things. I gave it and I can take it away. It really is that simple.

What I Know One Year After Giving My Teenager An iPhone Contract

Janell Burley Hofmann | Posted 03.04.2014 | Parents
Janell Burley Hofmann

If our children know the power and joy of both the modern and ancient, then a full life is unlocked. That is the only thing I now know for sure.

Am I Crazy to Give My Tween a Cell Phone?

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 02.22.2014 | Parents
Susan Stiffelman

Parents delight in the smiles on the faces of the children when a longed-for gift is unwrapped. But in the long run, we want the gifts we give our children to add to their lives, rather than remove something from them.

What I Discovered After Writing An iPhone Contract For My Son

Janell Burley Hofmann | Posted 05.20.2013 | Parents
Janell Burley Hofmann

I'm tougher than I was three months ago. My head is clearer. My voice, more certain. I was unexpectedly asked to stand up for my family, to model a belief system of integrity and authenticity to a global audience.

An iPhone Contract From Your Mom

Janell Burley Hofmann | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Janell Burley Hofmann

Failure to comply with the following list will result in termination of your iPhone ownership.