Tess Gionet

Secret Entrances

This Viral Theory Solves The Biggest ‘Encanto’ Mystery

This changes everything.

Great Reads

The Best Reading Order For the Moomin Books Is Out of Order

Your next series obsession is here, and we've got the exact order you should read them in.

Kids' Books

5 Roald Dahl Books Every Kid Should Read — And 4 They Definitely Shouldn’t

The good, the bad, and the terrible of one of children literature's most controversial authors

New Traditions

Why Iceland's Jolabokaflod Is The Perfect Christmas Eve Tradition

Books and snuggles on Christmas eve.

Netflix and Cheer

These Are The Best Christmas Movies on Netflix Right Now

From old classics to newer favorites, here’s the best Christmas cheer on Netflix right now.

Kids Books

The 13 Best First Chapter Books for Kids

Teacher and librarian recommended — parent and kid approved.


The 6 Best Batman Shows and Movies That Are Actually Appropriate For Little Kids

They don't call him the "Dark Knight" for nothing. Here's when he lightens up.


You Can Watch the Deleted ‘Encanto’ Post-Credits Scene Right Here

Wait, there was a post-credits scene we didn't see?


You Only Think You Know Winnie-the-Pooh’s Origin Story

One parent has an out-of-the-box Winnie-the-Pooh theory and we're pretty convinced.


How Long Does It Take To Read Popular Kids’ Books? The Answers Are Surprising

A new study shows the exact time it takes kids to read 50 of the most popular children’s books.


Snag This Deal! 50 Percent Off HBO Max Will End On Sunday

Sign up for this deep discount now so you can watch 'Dune' and 'The Matrix Resurrections' later.


Ted Lasso Supports Simone Biles In the Most Ted Lasso Way Possible

This is so sweet.


20 Quotes from ‘The Office’ that Perfectly Capture the Hellscape that is Parenting

Because sometimes, it’s just too hard (that’s what she said.)


PBS Kids Shows That Deal With Autism — A Parent’s Guide

New characters, awesome resources, and how to watch.


8 Overlooked Beverly Cleary Books You Clearly Need to Read

Move over, Ramona– these books by the late author are just as good as her famous series.


8 Amazing Norton Juster Books That Aren’t ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’

From ogres to otters, squiggles to similes, there's more mayhem and magic to love after Tollbooth.


7 Best Maurice Sendak Books You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Beyond The Wild Things is a treasure trove of other illustrated masterpieces.


17 Best Books to Read Aloud To Kids

Time to ditch the Seuss.


That Adorable ‘Tumble Leaf’ Ship Might Hold a Deep, Dark, Secret

Once you see it, you can't unsee it.


Hold Up. Did ‘Frozen’ Rip-Off Anna From The Powerpuff Girls?

Stay with us.