Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between

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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
What Kids Will Remember Forever from Watching the Olympics With You
The Olympic Games can be such an inspiring and exciting time to watch TV as a family. But beyond the fantastic feats, breathtaking speed, and colorful outfits, there are plenty of opportunities to... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
Yes, You Can Make TV Time Count
I admit I've thrown on a TV show and plopped my kid in front of the screen when I needed to get dinner on the table. But on the occasions when I've sat down and watched my kids' shows with them, I've... read more
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Angela Zimmerman
Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
The March on Washington: Movies, Books, and More
On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his landmark "I Have a Dream" speech to a crowd of nearly 300,000 people at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, promoting messages of... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
My Kid Wants to Be "Liked" on Facebook
I'm on Facebook a lot. Like lots of moms, I love posting funny things my kids say, photos of them looking adorable, or even complaints about their behavior. I love reading the comments of my... read more
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Seeta Pai
Former Vice President, Research | Mom of two
What's Really Best for Learning?
Wondering how "educational" that app your preschooler plays really is? Wishing for a video game that fascinates and challenges your teen? Looking for trustworthy information on good products that... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
10 Worst TV Role Models of 2011
When it comes to sex, violence, drinking, bullying, and other sensitive topics, you want messages about right and wrong to come from you -- not, say, Snooki from Jersey Shore. But surprisingly,... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
5 Ways to Talk to Your Kids About Swearing -- and Why
As kids get older, they come across strong language in everything from YouTube videos to online comments. And lately, the amount of swearing on some of tweens' and teens' favorite TV shows seems to... read more
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