Do you ever feel like you've become too dependent on your phone and your computer? Are you addicted to Words with Friends and Twitter?
Every now and again....I find it really helpful to unplug from all of my electronics. It helps me realize that there are OTHER ways that I could be spending my time and that there are PEOPLE that I should be focusing that time on.
I've gotten way better about this as my kids have gotten older and over this summer actually. I have taken a lot more time to read (I've read NINE books this summer. Looky here.) and I've done more things with my kids.
My kids need me more and I NEED to be more in the moment.
So...when Impulsive Addict started talking about taking a break from her phone...I
Tomorrow...I'm joining up with Impulsive Addict, Emmy Mom and @AmberNDE for a iPhone/Computer Fast for 8 hours.
Could you give up your phone (except if it rings and you don't have a landline) and your computer (except for 2 ~15 minute breaks to check email) for 8 hours (me: 8am-4pm MST)? Should you?
Join us, keep a log of what you did instead and blog about it on Thursday!
YAY! Barb from Yoga Pants and Coffee is joining us!
WOOT! Pam from Be Colorful is joining us too!
Boo YA! Teri from The Mighty M Family is in!
Yippy! Sara Jo from Outta This World wants in!