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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
Be a Role Model: Find a Healthy Balance with Media and Technology
We've all seen that dad yakking away on his cell phone at the playground while his 3-year-old resorts to increasingly desperate measures to get his attention. We've also been that parent. We answer... read more
Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
The Kid YouTube Stars Your Kids Love
For some kids, it's not enough to watch YouTube videos. Some kids want to make them, too. And a growing number of under-20 YouTubers are doing just that -- and earning good money. Whether they play... read more
When Good Role Models Go Bad
It seems that there are only a few short years between the time a celebrity makes it big and when he or she starts making salacious headlines. From child stars such as Miley Cyrus to Justin Bieber to... read more
Angela Zimmerman
Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
10 Kid Competition Shows to Spark Family Fun at Home
Television game shows have been around since the '30s, but more recently kids have started to get in on the action. Kid versions of adult faves such as Chopped, Project Runway, and MasterChef give a... read more
9 Celebrity Role Models We Love
Celebrities usually become popular for how they look on-screen, at awards shows, or on Instagram. But some might say stars have an extra responsibility to show their fans how to change the world. ... read more
Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Tackling Super Bowl Controversies with Kids
Who doesn't love Super Bowl Sunday? You've got the best teams in the league at the top of their game. You've got commercials that are entertainment unto themselves (and they've gotten progressively... read more
Betsy Bozdech
Executive Editor, Ratings & Reviews | Mom of two
5 Conversations to Have with Your Kids After "The Lego Batman Movie"
Smart, funny, and fast-paced, this second big-screen Lego movie shows that the first one wasn't a fluke: The folks behind this franchise definitely know what they're doing. The Lego Batman Movie is a... read more


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