Celebrations, Childhood Unplugged, Guest Posts

Use Screen-Free Week 2019 to Jump Into A Book!

Guest Post from Rinny Yourman-Outreach Coordinator for Screen-Free Week Screen-Free Week is coming up April 29-May 5 – and it’s the perfect opportunity for children to Jump Into a Book!   Screen-Free Week 2019 Screen-Free Week is an annual, international celebration hosted by the nonprofit Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, that encourages children, families, schools, and… Read More Use Screen-Free Week 2019 to Jump Into A Book!

Books, Something To Do

How to Create Balanced Screen Time in your Home

Over the past few years I’ve watched the screen debate evolve as families choose between having a “screen-free” or a “screen-filled” home. In our family we’ve carefully chosen what is watched on TV, what Internet sites can be accessed, and enforced a strict “no cellphone until you can drive” policy. Of course, every on-line safety… Read More How to Create Balanced Screen Time in your Home