I just read a super convicting article, which I placed on my facebook page yesterday. I wanted to follow up on here though because it is such a good reminder. The reminder is simple – put your phone down. I am with my kids all day, and I have my phone with me a huge percentage of that. Yes, if it beeps at me, I check it. Yes, I’m guilty of looking at an email or text at a stoplight. I was just playing with my kids on our swing set yesterday. I was running around with them, doing underdogs, holding them as they practiced the monkey bars – the whole bit. I was also glancing at Pinterest, checking a couple emails as they arrived and sending a text. You need to go read this article because if you have my addiction, this will make you re-evaluate it. I am going to attempt to make my phone less of a priority when I’m with my family. Please – go read this article: How to Miss a Childhood.
Day #131 – Put the Phone Down
May 10, 2012 by 5 Comments