ScreenStrong educates parents on the negative consequences of excessive screen use and teaches them how to incorporate healthier alternatives that rebuild relationships between their child, their family, and the real world. If you need help reducing the screen conflicts in your home, please reach out to us; we can help. We have tips and solutions for fixing screen problems and reclaiming childhood.

Water balloons.

It was hot today! The boys took a break from their fort building to make up some water balloon games, an activity that is perfect for ALL ages! This is another activity that keeps on giving as the job begins with filling the balloons, then making up the game (tag, catch, hunt etc.) then setting…

Tag you’re it!

Playing tag is one of those games that define childhood. There is a lot more to it than you may think; it is a very developmentally necessary game for kids.  Here are a few reasons why your kids should play tag that you may not have thought of: It is great exercise! You learn if…

Oversized badminton.

No need for a net with this oversized badminton set and while it can be played with a friend, it can also be played solo! It is very important for kids to learn to play with others but it is also very important to their development for them to learn how to entertain themselves. This…

Exercise outside.

Exercise makes your kids smarter. The more they exercise the better they do academically, the healthier their heart is (now and in the future), and the better their moods will be.  But you may not have realized that their brain function is also increased with exercise. Why is exercise so good for us physically? Because…

Hang a tire swing.

Mom,  every backyard needs a tire swing! This is one of the least expensive, almost free, backyard toys around. You can go to just about any auto repair garage or gas station and they will gladly give you a used tire. Then you go to a home store and purchase some rope (the 5/8 inch…