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Whatever happened to good, old-fashioned play? The news that Toys R Us had filed for bankruptcy was, sadly, not surprising. For those of us who’d been navigating the crazy world of parenting in today’s digital age, the writing had been on the wall for some time. “Play” of bygone days seems like a relic…

Maybe it's time to rethink the whole "back-to-school" season Many kids stress about going back to school, but not for the reasons you may think. Ever hear of "keeping up with the Joneses? You're a parent, I'm a parent. We've…

"Second Screen, Second Nature" Technology is perhaps the most single-handedly relevant change in how both kids and parents interact in 2017, compared to years past. How we use tech, how our kids relate to tech and the implications of such…

The Internet ruined kids' fun. Here's how. Once upon a time, kids experienced a few days a year that brought incredible moments of joy. Birthdays. Christmas. Grandma coming to visit. The knowledge that these days were on the horizon only…

Saturday morning cartoons are a thing of the past now... A recent Saturday morning found me waking up to the sound of my kids' feet scurrying down the stairs. Ahh....weekends. No school or daycare, no deadlines for getting out the…