Unless you are living completely off the grid — and if you are, mazel tov! — you’ve probably noticed that superhero movies are having a major moment these days.
Back when my kids were…little, I was completely, thoroughly, 100% anti-superhero. The kids I knew who were into superheroes always seemed to be beating the crap out of each other, so we basically banned all superheroes from our home. After nearly a decade of superhero-free living, things changed drastically last summer. Superheroes came on the scene in our family,… >> Read More
When the news broke that Nickelodeon is planning a Blues Clues reboot, I was so excited I worried I was possibly overreacting. But when my 10-year-old texted me a link to a news story about the…revamped show — saying we HAVE to watch it when it comes out — I decided that geeking out over the return of a light-blue cartoon puppy might be OK after all. To those of you unfamiliar with Blue, she’s a light-blue cartoon dog who lives with the show’s narrator (Steve, and in later episodes,… >> Read More