Being a parent of a social media tween has been exhausting. There are literally hundreds of ways people can interact with technology and even though my daughter only has Instagram there are still several ways to communicate on that one app alone.

I feel like I am in an airplane nosediving towards the ground and I have to figure out how to fly the plane or end up in pieces.

Am I the only parent that feels this way?

Raising my daughter has been easy until social media decided to suck her into the electronic vortex. It has me constantly scrambling, asking questions, and being extra attentive to my daughter. If it didn’t take a village to raise a child before it most certainly does now.

I want to thank Roshni for sending me this wonderful piece to share. I really love how she engages her son calmly in discussion.

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