Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Month: February 2015

Putting Smartphones to Bed – in Another Room

Putting Smartphones to Bed – in Another Room

When I was in middle school, I remember being in my bed, sneaking a late-night phone call to my boyfriend, long after the rest of my family had turned in. My mom, who obviously had heard me talking, came in and told me to wrap […]

School, Bored

School, Bored

  “I’m Bored;” the phrase that causes parents to tremble. The statement comes with the implication that kids need to be entertained, and that we the parents are the entertainers. That’s a notion we need to dispel. Sometimes it’s good for our kids to be […]