Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Month: February 2013

The Art of Helping Out

The Art of Helping Out

A vital and often overlooked life skill is the ability to ask for help as well as the self-awareness to know when it’s truly needed.

Time Shift Your TV – Oscar-Nominated Animated Feature Films

Time Shift Your TV – Oscar-Nominated Animated Feature Films

At Sunday’s Oscar ceremony, only one movie was deemed the winner in each category. Even so, all five movies nominated in the Animated Feature Films category offer fine, fun family viewing.

Celebrate and Learn About Purim This Weekend

Celebrate and Learn About Purim This Weekend

This weekend, Jewish families will celebrate Purim. The festive holiday celebrates the Jewish people’s deliverance from the evil Haman, royal visier to King Ahasuerus, who plotted to kill all of the Jews in the King’s empire.

When Heroes Fall

When Heroes Fall

The true test of character is not necessarily avoiding mistakes, but handling yourself well after the fall out.

Time Shift Your TV – The 2013 Oscar Nominees for Families

Time Shift Your TV – The 2013 Oscar Nominees for Families

Should you take your kids to see any of the 2013 Oscar nominees for Best Picture? Would they want to see any of them? Here’s what to expect from the PG and PG-13 rated nominees.