One of the questions Elder Burton asked was: Could you live without TV for a week? How about a month? All the kids answered yes to this as well. That gave me hope, that…
Until the end of the school year (5 weeks) we would not have any electronics for entertainment purposes.We would allow school work to be done on the computer as well as email and such.This rule includes all electronic devices.Computers and phones would shut down at 10:00.Phones would still be plugged into the parents bedroom at night.
To help us live by these rules we did the following:
Derek and I deleted all our games on our phones.Derek also took away all the power cords to the televisions so that they could not be used while mom and dad were gone.Derek and I would also adhere to the rules and refrain from being on our phones too much during family time.We also obtained a Parent Control Software that we put on all the devices and computers that mom can control.We also put a time limit on the amount of social media that could be used. Up next: The Presentation