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Angela Zimmerman
Senior Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
Your Daily Guide to an Awesome Spring Break Staycation
Let's face it: Not everyone can go to Bermuda for spring break. But sometimes a "staycation" is just what the doctor ordered, because you can hang out with the kids and tackle spring cleaning. It's... read more
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Jill Murphy
Vice President, Editorial | Mom of two
Who's the Boss? My Daughter, Thank You Very Much
During a recent meeting with my daughter's preschool teacher, the subject of "bossiness" came up. After learning about all of her accomplishments over the past few months, I feared we had just hit... read more
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Angela Zimmerman
Senior Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
Totally Non-Boring Ways to Teach History to Kids
History is getting some major street cred. Video games, graphic novels, and TV shows provide immersive, entertaining lessons that make a lasting impression. Would your kids like to step into the life... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Sneaky Ways Advertisers Target Kids
You might think you're hip to the tricks that advertisers use to reach kids online. You've seen the ads that play before online games. You know about the flashing banner ads, the contests, the... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Super Bowl Ads 2014: Bare-Chested Men, Beckham's Bod, and Beer Tweets
If you want your brand to get noticed at the Super Bowl, go small -- as in, screen size. Online activity -- shares, views, hashtags, posts, comments -- are the new measures of a Super Bowl ad's... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Smoking in the Media Tips
Behind the smokescreen Cigarette marketing has come a long way. Today tobacco products are banned from commercials and smoking is on the decline. But don't be fooled. Tobacco companies still spend... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
7 Media-Savvy Skills All Parents Need in 2014
Instagram. Snapchat. Facebook. Everyday there's some new thing we parents need to figure out. Getting up to speed -- plus giving our kids guidance and limits -- is a daily challenge. You don't have... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content and Distribution | Mom of two
Top 10 Box-Office Hits of 2013
Sometimes the money follows greatness (Gravity) and sometimes it doesn't (World War Z), but this list shows how Common Sense Media's reviews and ratings stack up against the biggest box-office hits... read more
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