OK, admit it. Most of us have used our TV as a makeshift babysitter. When the time-crunch is on and there’s not a spare minute to read another kiddie book or play another game of princess puppets, it’s OK to snap on the set and let the little ‘uns veg out a bit. You know, just find something colorful and innocuous. The Chipettes! There’s an option. Talk about forgettable. Why, your tyke will simply watch the pretty colors, hear the silly little tunes and maybe stay quiet for a few minutes.
It won’t mean anything to her. It certainly won’t be a roller coaster of emotion for her tender heart as a baby penguin gets separated from its mom, right? Right?
And you think media doesn’t impact your kids.