Lisa Suhay

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Sting's kids won't inherit his wealth: A way to raise children with 'grit'?

Sting has told media that he won't leave his self-made fortune to his children, in an effort to increase their self-reliance and personal drive. Is …

How Tetris got under our cultural skin over the past 30 years

Tetris has permeated pop culture, from tattoos and sandwich cutters to skyscrapers and the hashtag #WeAllFitTogether.<p>As Tetris, the iconic …

Dracula's Castle for sale: Your next family home?

Dracula's Castle - also known as Bran Castle in Transylvania, is for sale. Moving is hard enough with kids, without your new home having hundreds of …

'Up' House recreated: Kid-inspired home projects

A couple in Santa Clara, Calif., has painted its home to look like the house in the animated film 'Up.' Parents can build kid-friendly elements into …

'The Jungle Book': Too much controversy for a remake?

'The Jungle Book' – the classic Disney animated film based on the story by Rudyard Kipling – is scheduled to be re-made into a live-action film. The …

Let go of your Lego? Pley offers rentals.

Would you rent Lego pieces? Pley thinks so.<p>When Elina Furman decided to offer a toy rental service named Pley to help parents reduce toy clutter and …

Game of Thrones: When spoiled rotten spoils all

Game of Thrones: Sunday's episode featured the demise of King Joffrey, known by fans of the 'Game of Thrones' series as a dangerous, spoiled king. …

Suhay: Homeless offenders need shelter and redemption

Helping the homeless may begin with a hot meal and shelter for the night, but if we want to end homelessness, our efforts must extend to leaps of …

Where do bullies come from? Questions raised by 'Brony' battles

Where do 'Bronies' come from? What do they represent? How can we educate kids and adults about the cultural influence that is creating a community …

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Grayson Bruce 'Brony' bullying: Do adults teach bully behavior?

Grayson Bruce was bullied for his 'My Little Pony' backpack, only to be told by his school to leave it at home to avoid triggering bully attacks. The …

Suhay: Wimp to hero with an Apheresis machine

When it comes to heroic acts, you may not envision reclining on a comfy chair and watching TV while a machine beeps like an old-school arcade as it …

Calculating women: How to get more girls into math

Pi Day has become a national celebration of math, and offers the perfect opportunity to get kids interested in the fun of solving puzzles.<p>Women have …

After 30 years on death row, can a wronged man forgive?

Glenn Ford walked free Tuesday from a high-security prison where he spent 30 years of his life for a crime he did not commit. His heartache helps …

Mario Day: Ways to score big bonding points

Mario Day: Gaming is usually not something kids and parents see eye-to-eye on, but Mario Day gives one mom the chance to reflect on bonding with her …

Lammily doll: Crowdfunding the 'Average' Barbie

Artist Nickolay Lamm is on his way to crowd funding a new line of dolls to take on the Barbie empire, inspired by average teen girls.<p>Artist Nickolay …

Valeria Lukyanova: 'Human Barbie' distracts from Ukraine news

Valeria Lukyanova, a.k.a. 'Human Barbie,' is distraction from real news coming from Ukraine. Parents need to lead their kids through the clutter of …

‘My Brother’s Keeper’ helps minority boys, needs family support

As President Obama gathers leaders to the table Thursday to discuss the new 'My Brother's Keeper' initiative to help keep minority boys in school and …

Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight's courage through fear

Parents have a powerful reason to talk to kids about how courage can be all about running away, after Ohio Gov. John Kasich presented medals to …

Liam Neeson teaches that we all grieve differently

Actor Liam Neeson was interviewed on CBS's '60 Minutes' Sunday evening about the 2009 death of his wife, actress Natasha Richardson. A mom of four …

Olympic figure skating: Learning to lose with grace

US figure skater Ashley Wagner complained about the judges scores after Thursday night's free skate figure skating finals, earning some negative …

WhatsApp purchase: Teens fleeing Facebook can run, but can't hide

Facebook's purchase of the mobile chat application WhatsApp for $19 billion drops another breadcrumb for parents trying to track their kids …

120K gamers play 'TwitchPlaysPokemon' together

More than 14 million viewers over the last six days have been watching a video game played live online, by more than 120,000 players. …

Why bronze is beautiful at Sochi Olympics

The Sochi Olympic Games have been the toughest for US Olympians since 1988, a shift from recent Olympics spent on the top tier of the podium. Good …

Is there a solution to Valentine's Day?

A mother of four boys tries to help her sons navigate the stormy waters of young love. Applying 'Star Trek' logic, she realizes that no matter your …

Shirley Temple: Lessons for child stars and the rest of us

Shirley Temple Black, better know publicly as Shirley Temple, pioneered such a clear and simple trail to child stardom that we wonder how many of …

Miley Cyrus promposal: Teens taking it too far?

The 2014 proposal season has begun, with an eager teen asking Miley Cyrus to prom. Teens are thinking bigger, bolder, and beyond their years for prom …

Video game violence: Putting study results in perspective

As news reports surface in regards to the negative aspects of video games on teen development, it is important to look at where the data is coming …

Sochi Winter Olympics: Mascot merchandise ties the Games together

The Sochi Olympics have made news for unfinished hotels, unsafe event venues, and security concerns. Compared to all that, the mascots, which made …

Sochi security: Not a game

Sochi Olympic Games: When the host country's regulations on its own people are more oppressive than the rules of the sports themselves, parents …