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We Unplugged for a Week and Survived
Incessant writer, recovering attorney, aspiring author, and pe...
Right around the time I was ready to lock up our iPods and iPads because my kids were always using them, a local parenting magazine was looking for a few families to unplug for a week and share their experiences. I'm pretty sure I was the first person to sign up.
16 Signs You Really Need To Put That Phone Down Right Now
Seriously, people. Enough is enough.
Plugged-in Takes on a Whole New Meaning
Head of School, Hanahau`oli School
When people ask me how we enjoyed our spring break this year, I will proudly admit that our family had a marvelous time being plugged in... to each other.
Our 'Slow Tech' Family iRules
Janell Burley Hofmann
Author, Speaker, Consultant
There will be days, events, outings and holidays when we all commit to being device-free. Sometimes it feels nice to go for a walk without bringing the hundreds of people we know along with us.
'School Is Out and My Kids Just Want to Watch TV!'
Family therapist, Author, Parenting With Presence, Parenting W...
I've said it before and I'll no doubt say it many times again: You cannot hope to parent effectively if you are afraid of upsetting your children.
What Helps Kids Focus Better -- and Why They Need Help
Author, A Force for Good
I saw a group of kids in a fast food joint having lunch. Instead of talking and just having fun together, they were each absorbed in a tablet or smartphone. They may as well have been alone.
6 Reasons To Step Away From Your Screens Today
I want my kids to be able to use all of the amazing high-tech tools available to them. But I also want them to realize that there are other tools and other ways to communicate. I want them to know that their options are not limited to what's on the scroll down menu in an application.
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