Daily Archives: September 21, 2010


Electronics – where do you draw the line or how much is too much? 1

We have a lot of technology in TheMadHouse, lots of electronic gadgets, gizmo’s and games, but for my sanity I we are introducing technology free time. It has never been an issue for us in the past, but both the boys are getting to an age where they would gladly play on the Wii, their leapsters, Daddy’s ipod touch or the PS2 for all their waking hours.  We are getting tantrums when they are told “no more electronic time”.  We have never had to ration it in the past but that is where we are headed. So we are going to be changing the rules on our reward system and the more »