Raising Your Child in a Digital World:

Finding a healthy balance of time online without techno tantrums and conflict

Month: February 2015

Electromagnetic Radiation References

Feb 27, 2015
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Many of us are confused when it comes to the potential dangers of WiFi and other electromagnetic radiation (EMR) sources. I’ll admit that I was up until late 2014 (and if I’m really honest, I still am to some extent because the research isn’t yet definitive).   So I’ve started to dig into some of the research. And I’ll […]

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No, The Research Doesn’t Say That iPads Damage Brains

Feb 18, 2015
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Recent news headlines have many parents of young children in a state of panic.   Some popular news outlets claimed that there was “scientific evidence” that indicated that touchscreen devices were detrimental for young children’s development.   The headlines stated that there was science to support the claim that, “iPads and Smartphones May Damage Toddler […]

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Digital Money

Feb 2, 2015
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I almost swerved off the road when my 4 year-old said, “If you like this song Mummy, just Shazam it and we can buy it now.”   Pardon?   Talk about expecting instant gratification!   My boys and I were driving along and a song came on the radio that he liked. My eldest son asked me […]

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