My Young ones Are ‘Not Allowed’ on Social Media

Parenting parameters. Sarah Michelle Gellar does not permit her young children have social media accounts — and is outlining the final decision completely to Us Weekly.

“They’re not authorized at this position,” the actress, 44, explained to Us though selling her Lysol partnership on Thursday, September 2. “That is a huge obligation. … My son, [Rocky], does not treatment. My daughter, [Charlotte], is surely curious, but we’ve described that these are our guidelines and diverse people have various regulations.”

The Buffy the Vampire Slayer alum and her partner, Freddie Prinze Jr., have talked to their youngsters “at length” about why they can’t have Instagram accounts.

“One day, I’ll have to cross that bridge,” the New York native mentioned. “I’ve informed [Charlotte] it will have to be a community account because you have to be held accountable. I imagine that is my largest challenge with social media is the absence of accountability. … You have to be Ok with what you are placing out there and be in a position to stand driving that. I just really do not believe they are at an age exactly where they can truly understand that.”


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Charlotte, 11, and Rocky, 9, not long ago started out college all over again amid the coronavirus pandemic, and Gellar advised Us that she has “definitely” felt nervous considering that their return.

“My daughter started out center school, so there’s a tiny little bit of that unknown component,” the Cruel Intentions star stated. “But they’re extremely content to see their buddies and be out of finding out in the home. All people did the most effective we could, but that was an amazingly tough circumstance.”

She and her Scooby-Doo costar, 45, have a “large stockpile of masks” for their little ones. “I normally inform them, ‘Take extras. Modify them in the day,’” Gellar additional. “‘You’ll get sweaty, you’ll get sizzling. Better safe than sorry.’”

The Golden World nominee jokes that she was a germaphobe prolonged just before the pandemic. Gellar is now partnering with Lysol, and the enterprise is donating disinfectant wipes to kids in need with just about every order as element of their In this article for Healthy Universities initiative.

Why Sarah Michelle Gellar and Freddie Prinze Jr Kids Are Not Allowed to Be on Social Media

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“They’re going to donate up to 16 million packs,” the previous cleaning soap star instructed Us. “That’s amazing. … It is truly essential suitable now in our planet, not just to shield ourselves but to protect these all-around us. It is amazing to assume about what Lysol has performed … foreseeing that we experienced to have a even larger, broader dialogue about balanced practices.”

With reporting by Christina Garibaldi

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