Weekly Web Round-Up: Week of May 10, 2013

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After a bit of a hiatus, we’re back with a short and sweet (and video-based) edition of the web round-up. This week we’ve included young kids trying new foods, fifth graders in Manhattan interviewing successful people for career day, and Kid President with an open letter to moms to celebrate Mother’s Day.   Do you remember the first time you tried a lemon?... Read More

Weekly Web Round-Up: Week of April 5, 2013

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Our favorite part of Friday, besides the weekend and two full days to spend with the family, is the Weekly Web Round-Up. And since it’s beautiful outside, I hope you’re reading this week’s edition outside on your tablet, smartphone, or laptop—I know that if I had a laptop here, I’d be compiling this while sitting outside. This week we’ve included... Read More

Weekly Web Round-Up: Week of March 22, 2013

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It’s the weekend! Time to enjoy two fun-filled days with your families. But before you have too much fun, read this weeks round-up. We’ve included dinosaurs(!), the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Sydney Symphony, and “adult” dining experiences in our web round-up. People name stars after loved ones all the time, which is cool. But you know what is even... Read More

Weekly Web Round-Up: Week of March 8, 2013

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What better way to celebrate the snow than by curling up by the fireside with a cup of hot cocoa and the Weekly Web Round-Up, or probably more realistically, reading it on your tablet or phone while waiting to pick up your children from their after-school programs or on your commute home. However you’re enjoying this weeks edition, I’m sure you’ll love the video... Read More

Weekly Web Round-Up: Week of March 1, 2013

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What would it take for you to let someone else choose your unborn child’s name? For one woman, it was $5,000. Natasha Hill, a 26-year-old from Los Angeles, entered a contest on Belly Ballot for the chance to win $5,000 in exchange for letting the Internet name her child. Though leaving the fate of your child’s name to strangers on the Internet might seem risky, Belly... Read More

Weekly Web Round-Up: Week of February 22, 2013

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The award season culminates this weekend with the Oscars on Sunday. Have you seen all the nominated films? Do you have you ballots filled out? If you’re still looking for a little inspiration on who to pick as your winners, or if you haven’t seen a few films, check out these descriptions from a 7-year-old (based on the movies’ posters). They’ll definitely... Read More

Weekly We Round-Up: Week of February 8, 2013

This toddler has amazing trick shot skills. If he keeps it up, he may have a basketball scholarship in his future. What would it take to get your teen off social media and spend time with their real, living, breathing friends and family? Paul Baier made an agreement with his 14-year-old daughter, then they signed a contract saying that if she stayed off Facebook for six months,... Read More

Weekly Web Round-Up: Super Bowl Edition

Are you ready for some football?! We are, and even though our teams aren’t battling it out this year, we’re pumped to watch the action on the gridiron. This week’s web round-up includes the 49ers and Ravens’ littlest fans, an inspirational message from Kid President, a football player surprising his biggest fan, and ways to make your Super Bowl party kid-friendly. find... Read More