Mom Confessions: My Kid Watches TV Close Up
It's time for a Mom Confession -- because, let's face it, we're real mothers and sometimes it doesn't work the way the parenting books say it should.
This Week's Confession:
My son sits or stands in front of the TV to watch his Baby Einstein videos and favorite television shows. It doesn't really bother me. -- anonymous
- On the couch or chair only. 13%
- Several feet away, out of tip-over risk, on the floor or couch. 39%
- Anywhere they want -- I'm not worried about vision problems or the TV tipping over. 40%
- Other 5%
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Do you worry about furniture tip-overs, or is your TV bolted securely to the cabinet or wall? Are you concered about possible vision problems from up close viewing? Are there other reasons a toddler shouldn't watch TV close up?