Category: ScreenTime

Dear Ms Smartphones answers questions about screen time. What is a healthy balanced amount of time to spend?

Teletubby character figures

Why Watch Teletubbies?

Dear Ms. Smartphone: I heard that the kid’s show Teletubbies is coming back. In my toddler’s playgroup we have divided opinions about it. Some of the Moms remember watching it with younger brothers and sisters and find it cute. Other Moms think the program  is dumbed down and do...

Collecting Old Phones?

Dear Ms. Smartphone: I read this week that an original iPhone sold for mega-money at an auction. I am always looking for a new business and like to go to flea markets and house sales on the East Coast. So maybe it’s would be a good idea if I...

BeReal App Suitable for Family?

Dear Ms. Smartphone:  We recently moved here from the UK. I check-in back there with the usual social media but I prefer a newer app called BeReal. I am wondering if the BeReal app could be like a provisional license for my pre-teen, who is 10 years old. I...