Working Mother Magazine quoted Jeremy in their June/July 2012 issue. The article, entitled Low-Tech Table Tactics, is a brief article on how to take advantage of bonding time during dinner and includes tips from Jeremy.
In our topsy-techie world, it’s easy to succumb to digital distractions—smartphones, TV, gaming devices—at the table. You may permit them to help the kids (and you) make it through dinner, but “they mean lost opportunities to build strong family bonds,” says parenting expert Jeremy G. Schneider.
His tips include
- Playing music
- Promoting discussions
- Creating a topic list in case it is hard fro family members to talk
The article is a good reminder that even in the crazy days of school or summer, make dinner special time for you and your family to come together and connect.