Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Month: January 2013

Shakespeare Uncovered

Shakespeare Uncovered

Investigate, ruminate and discuss the stories behind Shakespeare’s most famous works with today’s top stars.

Music for Moving: Upbeat Children’s Albums for Dancing and Exercising

Music for Moving: Upbeat Children’s Albums for Dancing and Exercising

Sometimes getting kids moving is as simple as playing the right song.

Time Shift Your TV – ‘Betty & Coretta’

Time Shift Your TV – ‘Betty & Coretta’

Among the specials this month is Betty & Coretta, an original Lifetime movie, premiering on Saturday, Feb. 2 at 8 p.m.

Cookies Are More Than Dough

Cookies Are More Than Dough

On average, teenage girls experience a crisis of confidence that is often reinforced by the media through unrealistic expectations and mixed messages.

Libraries Offer Much More Than Books

Libraries Offer Much More Than Books

A new Pew study found that 80% of Americans found that borrowing books is a “very important” service that libraries provide. No surprise there. But libraries don’t just carry books.