Ayesha Curry's children don't have cellphones, however she's shopping for them Apple Watches to allow them to keep related throughout emergencies like faculty shootings

  • Ayesha Curry advised Insider that her youngsters do not have social-media entry or cellphones. 
  • Nonetheless, she desires to remain related to them in an emergency — and he or she’s leaning in direction of Apple Watches.
  • Curry stated that she worries about emergencies like faculty shootings. 

Ayesha Curry’s youngsters might not have cellphones, however she desires them to be outfitted in case of emergencies like faculty shootings — so she and her husband, NBA star Stephen Curry, have settled on Apple Watches. 

Curry is Insider’s Might 2023 cowl star, profiled by Muna Mire and photographed by Lia Clay Miller. She spoke with Insider about discovering the stability between guarding her youngsters from what they might see on social media about their dad and mom and making certain that they’ll nonetheless be contacted in an emergency. 

“I feel we have settled on doing an Apple Watch,” Curry advised Insider. “‘Trigger apparently with the Apple Watch, you may nonetheless make calls.” 

Curry and her husband share three youngsters: Riley, 10, Ryan, 7, and Canon 4. Whereas Riley, the couple’s eldest daughter, often accompanied her dad and mom to her father’s basketball video games as a toddler (and charmed the media within the course of), Curry stated that she regrets exposing her little one to the general public in that manner. Now, her youngsters are now not within the public eye — and so they’re not on social media themselves. 

The Currys

Ayesha Alexander, Riley Curry and NBA participant Stephen Curry (L-R) attend Nickelodeon Children’ Selection Sports activities Awards 2014 at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion on July 17, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

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Nonetheless, Curry worries about defending her children from different threats, she advised Insider. 

“I am attempting to be as regular as doable, however day-after-day we get up and there is a new faculty capturing, a brand new assault,” she advised Insider. “Each time I pull as much as their faculty for drop-off, I am wanting on the entrance, I am wanting on the exit, I am wanting round.”

In the end, Curry advised Insider that she and Stephen often talk about discovering stability between defending her youngsters but in addition permitting them to have their independence. 

“The place’s the center floor, the place we’re strict, however we’re additionally permitting our children to expertise life?” she stated. “We’re attempting to determine what that stability is. Simply form of study as you go, proper?”

To learn Insider’s Might digital cowl story, starring Ayesha Curry, written by Muna Mire, click on right here.