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To Buy In or Not to Buy In

Susan Linn | Posted 02.25.2015 | Parents
Susan Linn

It is increasingly difficult to shield children from commercialism, even for families making a concerted effort.

We Turned Off the TV

Allison Hart | Posted 11.22.2014 | Parents
Allison Hart

Five hours. It took five hours for my 7.5 year old to figure out how to play without the help of technology or the undivided attention of an adult.

31 Things Parents And Kids Can Do Without A Screen

Bob Staake | Posted 06.17.2013 | Parents
Bob Staake

23: Look at the night sky with your family and when you see a shooting star yell "Ooooo, an animated GIF!!!"

Life Without TV?

Barbara Becker | Posted 02.05.2013 | Parents
Barbara Becker

As the long hours slipped by, something hopeful started to happen -- the urge for community began to overtake the feelings of despair. Neighbors in our apartment building propped open their doors and met in the pitch-black hallway. The kids entertained themselves.