Whether your kids’ guilty pleasure is the iPad, Samsung Galaxy or MacBook those little fingers are usually being entertained by an electronic device at some point during the day. The Little Couple’s Dr. Jen Arnold and her husband Bill Klein offer parents some valuable tips on using those gadgets appropriately, and even eliminating them altogether.
“One of the easiest ways to go gadget-free is to let the battery run out,” Bill immediately started off, offering the most logical advice parents can use for limiting gadget use.
“Trying to be more gadget-free…some days can be a challenge,” Jen chimed in. “…limit it to about an hour a day, saving it for times when you need it the most, like when you’re out to dinner and it’s taking a long time for the food to come…or you’re waiting at the doctor’s office…”
Watch the video for even more tips that the couple offer to parents, including an educational app Jen recommends.