Clearly, digital technology is reaching ever deeper into our lives. Especially when it comes to its place in family life — and here is one example — there is randomness and chaos in how we manage it. The larger context of the place of digital media in our lives, especially as they intersect with our values and how we shape our culture and civilization is a topic of endless fascination and reactivity. But there is really no meaningful conversation in popular culture about a systematic and comprehensive approach to this vital space. As an expert on kids and families in my office and the author of KIDS, PARENTS & TECHNOLOGY: A GUIDE FOR YOUNG FAMILIES, I try to provide a working general approach to this topic.