Category Archives: media

Raising Media Aware & Current Events Savvy Kids: 21 Resources

Raise kids to be informed citizens without subjecting them to an information overload or current events-related despair. Lots of activities and resources with 50+ links. Continue reading

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Why You Care About (insert celebrity here)

I am intrigued about the way technology intersects with the unspoken essence of loving connection. It leads me to a potentially crackpot theory…. Continue reading

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Who We Are In A Crisis

Does disaster crack us open to our better selves? Continue reading

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What’s To Love About Pinterest

5 great reasons to use Pinterest Continue reading

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Five Ways Frugal Living Benefits Kids

Living more simply provides lifelong advantages. Find out five ways that frugal living can benefit your family. Continue reading

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What Movies Tell Girls

How do movies portray women and girls? It’s not good news. Continue reading

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9 Amazing Reasons To Be Optimistic

Right now, our world situation gives us fantastic reasons to be optimistic. You probably didn’t know there’s less hunger, greater literacy, better health, and fewer wars across the world. It’s true. Continue reading

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