Technology can be great, but having it around all the time is draining. When everyone is sitting at the dining room table glued to their own device, real relationships suffer. As important as it is for children to be comfortable using technology, it should not be at the expense of healthy relationships. A digital detox can reinforce soft relationship skills, help your children appreciate nature, encourage empathy and communication, and bring everyone closer.
Graphic created by Duck Bay Lodge, provider of fishing trips in Ontario.