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TV Time
Posted on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 by Kristen Faber

Make the time you and your children spend in front of the tv count! With shows to expand your mind, warm you heart, and tickle your funnybone we’ve got some great ideas for what to watch.

Arthur Family Health
Dr. Arthur On Call
Posted on Friday, March 7th, 2014 by Laura Fries

This week, PBS launches Arthur Family Health, a new website featuring all of your favorite Arthur characters, that helps make common medical issues a little less scary.

WHStudent Film Festival
Time Shift Your TV: White House Student Film Festival
Posted on Thursday, February 27th, 2014 by Ann Oldenburg

Get your popcorn ready!  The President is hosting a film festival. It’s the first White House Student Film Festival, and on Friday, Feb. 28, more than 100 students, teachers and parents have been invited to the East Room to view more than a dozen young filmmakers’ works and to preview the first episode of a [...]

About a Boy (Photo by: Jordin Althaus/NBC)
Time Shift Your TV – Two New NBC Comedies
Posted on Monday, February 24th, 2014 by Ann Oldenburg

NBC is unveiling two new parent-focused comedies, About a Boy and Growing Up Fisher. They got sneak peeks over the weekend before they settle into their regular timeslots on Tuesdays at 9 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
Are they worth watching?
They’re not exactly Modern Family. But they have real moments of charm and, at times, offer solid messages about parenting and childhood.

Medalists in the Ladies' Ski Halfpipe event celebrate the late, beloved champion of the sport, Sarah Burke. (Photo by Chris Detrick/The Salt Lake Tribune)
Olympic Mettle
Posted on Friday, February 21st, 2014 by Laura Fries

Viewers can find plenty of stories within medal counts and gold-winning performances, but this Olympics has produced several golden stories that didn’t make the television coverage. It’s great to celebrate Olympic wins and events with your kids, but don’t forget to point out that Olympics are as much about character as performance.   Drive, ambition, [...]