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Quote of the day: “So, your kids must love the iPad?” I asked Mr. [Steve] Jobs. The company’s first tablet was just hitting the shelves. “They haven’t used it,” he told me. “We limit how much technology our kids use at home.” (NYTimes article, Sept. 10, 2014)” ― Nick Bilton

Addicted to video games

Addiction to Video Games – Symptoms and Treatment

Addiction to video games symptoms and treatment From the 1970s, video games captured the imagination of America. Modern video game addiction was known at the time as a process addiction, identical to compulsive gambling. Introverted young children found that they

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Do you have Selfitis? Can't stop taking selfies of your baby?

Do you have Selfitis?

Do you have Selfitis – you can’t stop taking selfies of you or your children? Chances are you might have “selfitis” — a genuine mental condition that makes a person feel compelled to constantly take photos and post them on

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Addiction - Breaking screen addiction

Breaking Screen Addiction – is it possible?

Breaking screen addiction – is it possible? Many parents feel helpless and hopeless in dealing with their child’s technology addiction. Often the addiction is at the stage where it is affecting every member of the family in some way. In

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Outdoor play is vital for children

Montessori-inspired Screentime Strategies

Montessori-inspired screentime strategies are what every parent is looking for. Do you, as a parent, feel guilty or stressed every time you see a report about the importance of limiting screen time? Do you want to limit, but aren’t sure

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Screen time balance for kids is possible.

Screen Time: Reduce, Replace, Balance

STOP THE BATTLE Screentime: Reduce, Replace, Balance is a resource to help families fighting the battle of too much screen time with their children. Technology and devices are here to stay. For some families devices such as phones and iPads

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Technology can be used to inspire children to be active outdoors.

Harness Technology To Inspire Active Play

Harnessing technology to inspire active play is a great way to get your tech addicted child outside, in the sunshine and being active, whilst also learning. Screens can be amazing tools to stimulate kids’ appetites for active play. We are

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