What you need to know before posting those first-day-of-school photos

As most of us are heading – or have already started – back to school, I know how excited we all get (myself included) for the back-to-school pictures of our kids with their signs, at the bus stop, or with their friends. I’m grateful to have been part of this fantastic NBC News article, talking about what to remember before posting these back-to-school pictures. Check out my thoughts and some helpful tips before posting. Oh, and HAPPY BACK TO SCHOOL! NBC #backtoschool #onlinesafety #parenting

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Doing some work today with the wonderful Winchester Coalition For A Safer Community today, with a couple special guests (threats used preventatively for best behavior). Love the work this community does to keep people educated, and kids safe. #parenting #safety #smartphones

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Had some thoughts I couldn’t wait to share, so tried out the Instagram Live feature…while walking…winded…won’t be doing that again 😬Part 1 below, part 2 in the comments.
Had an AMAZING morning at the Crimes Against Children Conference in Dallas, followed by a first day of school visit to the wonderful Schimelpfenig Middle students. Check out the (poor quality) videos below for some reflections on this awesome day. Back at the #CACC2018 early tomorrow morning (8:30AM San Antonio A), Hendrick MS tomorrow afternoon, and Plano Senior High School (open to all Plano Independent School District parents) tomorrow night at 6:30 🌟

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Health experts say parents need to drastically cut kids’ screen time

The American Heart Association has jumped on the bandwagon, saying that kids are spending too much time in front of screens. While there isn’t enough longterm evidence, there’s mounting evidence, stating this could contribute to obesity and other cardio issues as well. The AHA is recommending no more than 2 hours a day in front of screens, and honestly on an average day, I don’t even know that I could find two hours in their day for them to be on screens. #parenting #health

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The Holderness Family

On the heels of our AWESOME #fortnite discussion last week, a little back-to-school Fortnite humor to kick of this week. 🤣#parenting #backtoschool

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