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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
7 Rules to Teach Kids Online Etiquette
Teaching Kids Online Manners Lots of kids -- and alas, adults -- treat the Internet like an anything-goes no-man's land. That can be part of the fun -- within reason. But when people choose... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content and Distribution | 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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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Music and Your Kids Tips
Downloads, videos, MP3s, iPods, YouTube, and live streaming. Most of our kids' music now comes via the Internet. Social networks like MySpace launch artists, and kids link to artists' pages and... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Alcohol in the Media Tips
Your kids and teens get all sorts of messages about drinking and drugs from the media. And mostly what they see is that it’s fun and exciting and it’s what celebrities and popular people do. Not only... read more
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Sex and Media Tips
We all know there’s no way to completely shield children from sexual images or messages. They seem to be in every commercial, magazine, song, game – everything. But what we can do is talk to kids... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
10 Cool Games of 2009 That Are Uncool for Kids (and 10 Alternatives)
Kids often give their parents major grief for crossing "cool" games off of holiday wish lists. In kid logic, games are "cool" when they have awesome graphics and gameplay, envelope-pushing storylines... read more
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