Truth time? This is — absolutely — the Cliff's Notes answer to this loooaaadddeeeddd question.
Because every once in awhile, us moms of tweens need SOMETHING to be simple + straight-forward.
Puberty, homework, team tryouts, and friendship woes are NOT that.
But this answer? So is.
In order to know when your child is ready for their own phone or device you need "yes-es" to 5 questions.
I lay each of these out for you right inside this blog post.