Technology has many benefits, but too much usage can be draining. Real relationships can suffer when everyone is gathered around the table looking at their own phones. It’s important for children to be comfortable using various sources of technology, but it should not be at the expense of in person relationships. Taking time to do a digital detox can reinforce relationship skills, help your child appreciate nature, encourage emotions and communication, and bring everyone closer.
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Graphic created by Duck Bay Lodge, provider of Canada fly in fishing trips.