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"In outsourcing childhood, parents deprive children of the little things that taken together make one big thing: the intimate bonds knit in leisure," Graham said. "They also outsource the very thing that can make their own lives seem less frenzied."
One reason parents may be spending on average just a few minutes a day with their children (who are 6 and older) is that they outsource parenting because of busy work lives, Graham wrote for Acculturated.