13 Confessions That Show What It's Like To Parent In 2016

"Don't take away devices, take away chargers. Watch the silent fear as the battery runs out ..."

Technology-obsessed kids are part of your regularly scheduled programming when you're a parent in 2016. There's tons of benefits associated with all the awesome gadgets kids today have access to, but one of the best may be how useful they are to parents looking to discipline and motivate their kids. 

Several parents used the Whisper app — an anonymous platform for users to share secrets, confessions, and stories — to reveal some of the things they do keep their kids in check. From taking away chargers to Wi-Fi access as leverage for finishing chores, today's parents are getting creative when it comes to their kids' technology habits. 

You can read some of their confessions below: 

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