Setting Screen Limits: Top 3 Tips

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Not all screens are created equal
* Kids spend nearly 7.5 hours per day with media. * Balancing media usage is...
Kids as young as 8 are spending nearly 7.5 hours per day consuming media.

How to Keep Junk Food Ads Off Your Kid's Plate

Nothing says "summer" like a good fast food tie-in. Among my favorites? The first Transformers movie, which was rated PG-13 but lent its brand to...Nothing says "summer" like a good fast food tie-in.

Top 10 Social Sites for Kids

Believe it or not, Facebook and Twitter aren't the only cool social networking sites on the Web. But before you register for any of these sites, be...Believe it or not, Facebook and Twitter aren't the only cool social networking sites on the Web.

Summer Reading Classics

Nothing says summer like settling in with a good book. Whether your kid has an official summer reading list or just wants to take a virtual vacation...A list of some of our favorite summer reading classics that is sure to help pass the time when it's too hot out to do anything but read.

5 Ways to Unplug on Vacation

Vacation is about unplugging and recharging! Credit: Getty Images What's the biggest challenge facing families this...What's the biggest challenge facing families this summer? Cancelled flights? Rain delays? Try unplugging from our 24/7 media lives.

Know that Face? Facebook Does

Facebook face recognition now makes tagging your friends on Facebook easier - even the really inappropriate photos. Credit:...Facebook's new face-recognition software can now automatically recognize people in photos -- and add their name to the picture -- dramatically increasing the number of places that your teen's photos can pop up.

Should Cell Phones Go to Camp?

Most camps have policies. Credit: Sigrid Olson, Getty Images Q. My 11-year-old is going to sleep-away camp, and...My 11-year-old is going to sleep-away camp, and I'm torn about letting her take her cell phone. What should I do?

Best Road Trip Apps

Long car rides can make children antsy - ease their pain with these apps! Credit: Getty Images Road trips can be a time of family...Your kid probably gets pretty antsy on those long car rides. Here are a few road trip apps to keep them entertained!

How to Help Summer Learning Go On

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How to Get a Handle on Facebook's Privacy Settings

Kids today are growing up in public – and this is especially true when it comes to Facebook. Credit: Getty Only You Can Control...Kids are growing up in public -- and this is especially true when it comes to Facebook.

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