Why is digital detox important for kids
Internet Addiction Syndrome is a well-recognized and documented issue that plagues everyone and the younger you are, the easier it is to be mesmerized by digital screens. Late night screen usage can affect sleep hormones, and lack of sleep, in turn, can affect the day after at school, at play and studies. There is also the issue of low self-esteem that social media has been linked to in older children and even adults.
What is sharenting?
Sharenting (or over-sharenting) is the overuse of social media by parents to share content based on their children, such as baby pictures or details of their children's activities. It is related to the concept of "too much information", says Wikipedia. You probably also know how it is! A child’s first step? Must be photographed right away and shared with all those who love the baby. Of course it must, but it’s about whom with and how you share it. Why leave out Baby aunty who knew you from when you were a young one? Should the whole world see it? Or should it be just those who know you personally?
Family fun is always in season, and monsoons are a perfect time like every other time. Here are some rainy day activities for you and the kids. Your little ones can play in a tent you pitch and pretend it’s the outside. Get out their blocks and construction sets and let them get creative. Take out those beloved books and let imagination cloud reality.