What’s the Harm in Posting About Our Kids on Social Media?

There’s a thin line between sharing and oversharing when it comes to documenting our children’s lives online.

Mary Squillace
Jul 31, 2019 · 7 min read
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Millennial parents are essentially pioneers in this sweeping gray area that is parenting online. There is no roadmap. The best we can do is evaluate the information we do have and use it to make choices that align with our comfort level.

What’s the harm in sharing?

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Give your kids a say in sharing

Ultimately, you have to weigh the risks and benefits and make the decision that feels right for you and your family, whether that means going analog with your photo-sharing and filling the plastic-coated pages of an old-school brag book or documenting your child’s daily life — or falling somewhere in between — is up to you.

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