With smartphones, TVs, and laptops becoming a staple in many households, reducing screen time and viewing responsibly can be a challenge, especially when it comes to little kids. And different parents resort to different ways to curb and control it. For instance, a desi dad used AI algorithms and soap bubbles to ensure his son watched TV from a distance. But what happens when cool parenting hacks like these runout and frustration creeps in?
An Indian Reddit user shared how his mother resorted to reducing his screen time by scratching the TV screen completely. He shared the image of the damaged screen:
In response to another user’s question, he specified how she did it:
Some people wondered, ‘Aisa kya dekh raha tha?’:
Some people recalled instances of what their parents did in similar situations:
How have your parents dealt with such situations? Share with us!