Look around you. Everyone is hunched over, walking down the street, texting on his or her smart phone. Families sit at restaurant tables, with every family member’s cell phone at the ready. It’s no wonder that kids want these devices as soon as their parents are willing to fork them over.
When my children were teens, they wanted cell phones too. Their argument—We could reach them anytime and anywhere. The only problem—pretty soon they stopped answering our calls! I frequently reminded them that I was paying for the phone. Isn’t it funny how kids seem to forget who’s paying the bill... Read More