September 30, 2020

Educate AND Entertain!

Following on from our blog on choosing fun AND functional screen time options, we were asked for some great suggestions that combine the two. We’ve cast […]
May 5, 2020

Screaming about screen time?

Hey there, parents – this is just a note to say, don’t beat yourself up, we are all relying more on screens right now! No one […]
April 9, 2020

Kids need to play – for Real!

Nicole Hilburn, Paediatric Physiotherapist PhD (Wits), MSc (Paediatric Neurology) (Wits), BSc Physiotherapy (UCT) Unstructured, child-driven play is the work of childhood, and has so many crucial […]
February 24, 2020

Creating your Digital family alliance

Research shows that children’s usage of screens is directly related to parent’s usage. Modelling healthy screen use is a powerful way to impact your children’s behaviour. […]
January 20, 2020

Smartphones and teen mental health – 5 tips for parents

A recently released report by the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention shows that the death rate among teenagers and young adults (ages 10 to […]
September 10, 2019

Time for a Spring detox?

TIME FOR A SPRING DETOX?    How digitally addicted are you?  Technology is not all bad – hey, it’s what we’re using to communicate on this […]
May 20, 2019

Push-me-pull-you: the lure of the digital world

Technology companies use cutting edge behavioural psychology to keep your children glued to their digital devices. Social media and gaming offer a simplified risk-free world for […]