Month: May 2018

10 Reasons Why You Should Limit Your Child’s Screen Time (Part III)

If you haven’t read Part I and Part II of this series, I invite you to go over those articles before jumping on this one. 6.Physical and Developmental Issues As we all know, screen time is a primarily sedentary in nature. Our kids are sitting down or lying around while using their electronic devices. The time our ...

10 Reasons Why You Should Limit Your Child’s Screen Time (Part II)

If you haven’t read Part I of this series, I invite you to go over that article before jumping on this one. 4. Decreased Academic Performance Regular use of electronics can overstimulate and cause chronically high arousal levels in our children. This hyperarousal affects our children’s memory and ability to make associations, which leads academic ...

10 Reasons Why You Should Limit Your Child’s Screen Time (Part I)

Since my May Parenting Resolution is to get the use of electronics under control, I figure I would start by explaining why I believe it’s an important thing to do, and why May is the perfect month to get this started. There is no question about how the advancements in technology have brought numerous benefits ...

May Parenting Resolution: Electronics’ Control

I believe taking control of the use of electronics in our house is vital, especially right before our children are off from school and will have more free time. I’m not saying we shouldn’t use electronics, but I believe in being conscious and intentional with our use of electronics. There are many ways we can ...