We laugh ~ It’s just a picture. A video. No, it’s a real person! Memes, GIFs. Late night and other tv. Podcasts, whatever else. You know what I'm talking about. Filters add a little makeup, and we forget. I feel the shift, but also this is really hard to parent! When people are like avatars, … Continue reading If they Learn One Thing, Let it be This.
What is privacy worth today? “It listens to me anyway. And Alexa.” We laugh. “Big Brother knows everything, Haha” We don’t think twice anymore, most of us, am I right? I've noticed the change in my own life. Yet we put so much out there. Information, intimate moments, images we can’t take back. Emotions too. … Continue reading 13 Conversations | Photos and Privacy
It's hard to talk about these things with other parents, face to face. I don't know many people who get together and strategize internet safety. Its's not an easy chat, don't you agree? I haven't found some kind of golden path to perfection. Our family is imperfect, but doing the best we can! We're working toward relationship & connection. Who has a checklist for that? For those of you who share this vision, trying to work out details for a digital home, I hope you find comradery here!
TV and video games are the go-to for my kids, and a good majority of others, when they need some downtime. But they aren't relaxed when it's time to power off. Why are they still wound up? ~I know mine aren't the only ones.~ It's hard to admit, yet the same thing happens to me. 'But I'm not … Continue reading Purposeful Ideas | F A M I L Y ~ F U N