Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between

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Ingrid Simone
Senior Editor, Apps | Mom of two
Question: Can a free app actually cost you $100 -- or more? Answer: Yes, if your kids make in-app purchases without realizing that they're spending money. Free apps with in-app purchases (also called... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
Why we got it: I love hanging out with my kids. But I've learned that there are some activities that I enjoy a lot more than others. For instance, I love playing board games, but I loathe playing "... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Great games for kids Active games can help families improve their overall activity level. There are active games for every age range and interest. Active games are less likely to have violent or... read more
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Regan McMahon
Senior Editor, Books | Mom of two
When my kids started playing video games, I was concerned about all the things that parents tend to worry about: Are they too violent? Will they contribute to a short attention span? Should my kids... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
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
Brenda and Dylan, Joey and Pacey, Kurt and Blaine. Talking to teens about sex can be challenging enough, and when they see their favorite characters experience this intimacy for the first time, it... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
16 Off Your Radar TV Shows Sure, SpongeBob makes the kids laugh, and So, You Think You Can Dance? is fun for the whole family, but there's a lot of television out there that doesn't get much... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Personal technologies have been real game-changers for schoolwork. Information has never been easier to access, and computers provide powerful tools for presentation, collaboration, and creativity.... read more
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