Are Kids Too Busy?

How busy is too busy for your kids? It seems that the extracurricular participation of kids in sports and the arts is increasing. Yet, for all this time out of the house, there is time lost for homework, play, proper meals, outdoor time and family. While keeping kids active and engaged in activities they enjoy is extremely healthy, this needs to be balanced appropriately based on the child and the resources of the family. The following from The Huffington Post discusses some key signs to look for if you are concerned that your child is overscheduled.

The Huffington Post:  10 Signs Your Kid is Too Busy