As parents, we often worry so much about our child's interaction with technology that we can forget about the main person overusing devices these days: us! Whether you're a working parent who is trying to keep on top of things or you're a stay-at-home parent who's just seeking a break from the mundaneness of it all — we're all guilty of getting too caught up in technology at our children's expense. One study even suggests that many parents become agitated with their tots when they distract them from their smartphones. Uh-oh! Guilty as charged!
If you've ever gotten annoyed with your little one when he was simply looking for your attention (but you were trying to get to the next level of Candy Crush), then check out a few ways to slowly step away from your phone — and make your whole family happier (including you).