Review: <em>Muppets Most Wanted</em>

When asking see it, stream it, or forget it, Muppets Most Wanted is an emphatic "see it"!

<em>You Are Not Alone</em>: Kids Overcoming Obstacles

GrayHaven Comics has created an almost 200 page book with vivid and intense stories covering difficult topics such as depression, bullying, and gun violence.

A Science Literate Family

What's a great way to bring science into your family life? Attend a talk by your local, friendly scientists!

V-Day Blues? Here Are Seven NON-Romantic Relationships You’ll Love

Valentine's Day can make anyone not in a couple feel somewhat left out, so instead, let's look at some of the best NON-romantic relationships in fiction.

A Game Of Hangman Turned Dinner With My Girls Into a Party

How a simple game of Hangman turned the wait for dinner into the highlight of the night.

“Mmm, it’s got new game smell!” or The Joy Of Raising Gamer Girls

If you're a gamer, you understand, but if not, you are confused. Let me try to explain.

Killer of Enemies: Kick-Butt Heroine

Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac is about Lozen, a young warrior trying to keep her family alive in a post-apocalyptic world where electricity no longer works and monsters and myths once again roam the earth. ...

23andMe and the Fight for Genetic Information

The FDA's recent crackdown on 23andMe throws into question what information consumers are allowed about their own genetic makeup.

Who Was Your Sam?

After finishing an epic read a-loud of Lord of the Rings with two other families, I reflect on the life journey we all experienced during that time, and the "Sams" that got us through.

Since making their first cape in January of 2013, the folks behind Tiny Superheroes have made 500 capes for sick and disabled children. This Indiegogo campaign will help raise money to make and distribute 1,500 more ...