There are more than just decades that separate us from our moms. Raising kids in 2016 requires a different approach than our moms took back in the rollicking, wholly unregulated 1980s and '90s. Now, not only do we have to deal with a never-ending number of cable channels from which to choose shows, but we must also find ways of preventing tween daughters from choosing leggings in every manner of animal stripes and spots imaginable.
Let's not even get into "the responsible thing to do," learning every new social media platform before letting our kids get started on any of them.
Here are 20 ways 2016 moms have to parent their kids vs. the way our moms parented us.
1. Your mom: Time for breakfast! Who wants Count Chocula?
You: Time for breakfast! Who wants Chobani Greek Yogurt?