Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between

Healthy Media Habits

Amanda Nojadera
Editorial Associate | Aunt of two
Which Music-Streaming Service Is Best for Kids?
With billions of dollars in global revenue, music-streaming services are the hottest thing since earbuds. But as more services enter the market, offering a wide range of features at various prices,... read more
Polly Conway
TV Editor | Aunt of two
10 Shows Parents and Teens Will Enjoy Watching Together
Watching TV with your teens has all kinds of pitfalls: out-of-the-blue raunchy sex scenes, a surprise bloodbath (Game of Thrones, anyone?), and other awkward moments you never wanted to share with... read more
Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Build Character Strengths with Quality Media
Every parent wants to raise kids with strong character. Grateful, humble, compassionate, brave: We know these strengths lead to improved well-being, better relationships, and sound communities. Still... read more
Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
Why This Is the Year I'll Let My Daughter Watch the Red Carpet
As kids get older, it's harder to control what media they're exposed to. When my daughter was young, I could shield her from any Oscars red carpet hoopla and all the sexist messages it sends: rating... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
The 12 Best Kid-Friendly Minecraft Channels on YouTube
If Minecraft has taken over your kids and you hardly know who they are or what they're talking about anymore, you're in good company. But, although you may love that the game helps build 21st-century... read more
Erin Wilkey Oh
Executive Editor, Education | Mom of one
10 Ways to Help Your Kid Get a Good Night's Sleep
Parents know firsthand the impact a poor night's sleep has on kids. Lack of sleep can contribute to crankiness, problems with attention and learning, behavior issues, and even health problems such as... read more
Betsy Bozdech
Executive Editor, Ratings & Reviews | Mom of two
Best Family Movies of 2015
Though you won't see most of these films nominated in the Best Picture category at the Oscars, we think these movies -- featuring everything from animal adventures to space survival, superheroes to... read more
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Polly Conway
TV Editor | Aunt of two
Your 2016 Don't-Miss TV Watch List
However you take your TV -- streaming, on demand, mobile, or live -- you've probably noticed that new shows have started popping up year round. That makes finding something that matches your kids'... read more


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