Cootie Catchers for Connection

Cootie Catchers for Connection

Mom: So, how was school today? Kid: Fine.  Mom: So what did you do?  Kid: Nothing. Mom: Who’d you play with? Kid: I don’t know.  Mom: Just tell me one thing, something…?!?!?!    What gives? If you’re the parent of a child who goes to...
Diagnose a Screentime Issue

Diagnose a Screentime Issue

Many families wonder, what is too much? How do I know what is appropriate? What is the right amount of screentime for my kid, at this age and at that age? How do I know I have a problem? Screens are so contentious! While what a problem is may be different for every...
Screentime Tips

Screentime Tips

Screens are tough to manage- and with constantly shifting platforms and programs and apps and more, it can be hard to keep up! Use these tips to guide yourself through screentime.  Download this PDF to remind yourself about these easy-to-employ strategies and...
The Research on Screens

The Research on Screens

Everyone wants to know what exactly to do about kids and screens. While the right mix of boundaries, screen time, and rules is going to be different in each family and sometimes for each child, let’s have a peek at what we know from the research- because we do know a...