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Angela Zimmerman
Senior Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
20 Greatest Albums Ever to Share With Your Kid
Does your kid think One Direction's newest pop offering "Best Song Ever" is really the best song ever? While plenty of current kids' music is great to listen to with your kids, and even adult bands... read more
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Our Friends' Favorites: Chelsea Clinton on Books with Great Female Characters
For the latest in our new Our Friends' Favorites series, where we ask Common Sense Media friends and partners to share their top media picks, we asked Clinton Foundation leader (and Common Sense... read more
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Angela Zimmerman
Senior Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
100+ Ideas to Keep Kids Busy This Summer
Summer is in full swing, and families everywhere are celebrating. Whether you're prepping for a road trip, hitting the beach for some fun in the sun, or planning a picnic with family and friends, we'... read more
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10 Most Violent Video Games of 2013 (and 10+ Alternatives)
Among teen and preteen gamers, the names of violent video games travel fast. And before you know anything about these games, your kid wants to play them. It's difficult to stay on top of it -- and it... read more
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Our Friends' Favorites: Books with Great Female Characters
If you're reading this blog, chances are you care about finding great media for your kids and that you want to spread the word about books, movies, and other media that you love. That's why we're... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content and Distribution | Mom of two
I Use My iPhone to Be a Better Parent
I'm a full-time working mom and one of growing number of female primary breadwinners in the United States. One of the perks of my work is that I occasionally get to travel to different parts of the... read more
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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Guest Blogger | Movie/DVD reviewer | Dad of one
5 Classic Coming-of-Age Movies
The Kings of Summer is this spring's much-talked-about coming-of-age movie about a trio of young teens -- Joe (Nick Robinson), Patrick (Gabriel Basso), and Biaggio (Moises Arias) -- who decide to get... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content and Distribution | Mom of two
My Daughter Wants to Download Raunchy Music
I've come to terms with hearing my kids mimic certain iffy words they hear on the radio, but when my 8-year-old daughter asked me to download a few songs off iTunes for the first time, I was not... read more
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