October 2019

Helping Your Kids “Wait Well” for Greater Access to Technology — Part 1 of 2

Wednesday, 30 October, 2019

Sarah Siegand

“Mom and Dad, you are so wise. Thank you for making me continue to wait for a smartphone even though...
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No phubbing = No regrets

Thursday, 24 October, 2019

Inger Erickson

Have you ever phubbed someone? Chances are you have and you didn’t even know it! Phubbing is defined as looking...
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Social Media and FOMO: What the Fear of Missing Out is Doing to Your Family — Part 2

Tuesday, 22 October, 2019

Jen Ferguson

FOMO and Social Media Let’s pause and think about our social media habits. We can probably remember feeling FOMO (Fear...
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Social Media and FOMO: What the Fear of Missing Out is Doing to Your Family — Part 1

Monday, 14 October, 2019

Jen Ferguson

Happy pictures capture happy moments, right? That seems like a simple concept. But why is it that the concept of...
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Unplug for Fun!

Thursday, 10 October, 2019

Inger Erickson

One of the most important things to do as a family is unplug! But unplugging should be more than having...
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Phones Up, Empathy Down

Wednesday, 9 October, 2019

April Whiting

Why empathy is on the decrease with our youth and what phones have to do with it Did you know...
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8 ideas for creating family cell phone guidelines that rock! — Part 3 of 3

Friday, 4 October, 2019

Inger Erickson

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve covered six ideas for creating guidelines for our kids’ cell phones:  Make it...
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