March 23, 2014
Dad and mom and Fb | Mother Minute
As mother and father, we should be very cautious with social media and web security in our properties, particularly because it pertains to our youngsters. We should be very vigilant, and conscious of what our children are doing on-line. It’s one in every of our duties as a dad or mum.
There’s a high-quality line although, between following our children on their social media accounts, and stalking/harassing/embarrassing/and many others them.
Over the previous 5 years or so, we as mother and father found this cool place known as Fb, and are utilizing it increasingly at the same time as our children transfer on to different social platforms like Instagram, and many others.In the present day’s #MomMinute episode is predicated upon a query submitted by a viewer, Tara, who asks, “My mother simply friended me on Fb and gained’t cease posting on my wall. How do I get her to cease?”Perhaps I’m an overcautious mom, however we all the time speak about social media security in our dwelling.
I do touch upon my twins’ accounts every now and then, however my function as a mom in following them is simply in love, assist and security. I don’t stalk them, however I do verify in often. Not as a result of we don’t belief our daughters, however that we don’t all the time belief everybody else. It’s simply a part of the net guidelines we’ve set for our youngsters.
For our youthful followers, your mother and father love you deeply, and in nearly each case, them following your social accounts is a tell-tale signal of that. That’s nice!
Now for any mother and father on the market. Simply as our children get older and are sometimes embarrassed for his or her buddies to see us dropping them of to highschool, with us begging them for a kiss on the cheek, they will additionally change into embarrassed by us posting tacky feedback on their social accounts with plenty of emoticons. An occasional encouragement for a giant check or different occasion, is completely high-quality. As mother and father, we should be aware of the skinny line between our Circle of Belief and our children’ privateness.
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For any of our readers, what solutions do you’ve on the topic? How a lot involvement is an excessive amount of involvement?
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