Tune in, turn on and drop out – using apps to unplug.
It’s summer. Yesterday my kids (who are 12 and 9) slept until 9:30 am. They got up and watched “Home Alone” for the first time (we’d procured it for a road trip last weekend and they hadn’t gotten around to viewing). Then they went outside and rode scooters and chased the neighbor kids around in […]
We may have finally discovered the cure for parental anxiety over teenage driving. No, it’s not Xanax, Prozac, or any other kind of human tranquilizer. It’s video games. A recent study from scientists at the University of Rochester, published in Current Biology, reveals that video gamers have better reaction times than non-gamers, making them better […]