Tagged: iPad

Yellow Phone

Are mobile devices hurting parent-child relationships?

‘Mum…?’ ‘Mmm.’ ‘Mum!……’ ‘Mmhmm…’ ‘Mum I can’t believe you are using your phone at the table when you never allowed us to use our game boys at the table!’ ‘Oh sorry! Yes but…I am not playing here…I just need to check something.’   My daughter is right. When handheld video...

Apple with a Mouse

“iPad or no iPad for Babies” that is the Question

My response to a question about suitable applications for 1y+ child. Personally I would try and keep the iPad away for as long as possible (more difficult to do with child number 2 or 3 I admit). Having recently joined the club of iPad owners myself, I quickly discovered how...