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How We Got On With Breaking The Screen Addiction

  • June 6, 2017

Back in April I wrote a post about Little H’s addiction to her tablet and how we were trying to prise her away from it. Here’s an update on how we got on with breaking the screen addiction. Timer We’ve been quite strict with the timer on the tablet. We’ve kept it only useable between 6am and 7pm to avoid ridiculously early wake-ups or begging to use it past bedtime. We’ve also >>

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Breaking The Screen Addiction

  • April 4, 2017

I’ve let Little H use a tablet and my smartphone from a fairly young age, and have always thought it’s a good thing learning to use technology so young. One of my first blog posts was Why I don’t feel guilty about my child using smartphones and tablets and I really didn’t feel bad about it. I still don’t feel guilty about it, but lately she’s getting a bit addicted to her >>

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Why I Don’t Feel Guilty About My Child Using Smartphones And Tablets

  • August 20, 2015

I recently read an article about the use of smartphones ‘killing children’s ability to communicate’. On the basis that I have an Android tablet using 4 year old who never stops talking, I don’t quite agree with this. Of course, there’s going to be the extreme cases where parents let their kids use an iPhone all day while they sit and watch re-runs of Jeremy Kyle, but if you’re sensible about it there >>

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