Jamie Kenney

Jamie Kenney is a staff writer at Romper, where she writes about motherhood, viral parenting news, politics, web culture, and celebrity parents. She also covers family entertainment to stream on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, and more streaming services. Before joining Romper in 2015, Jamie was a web culture writer at Bustle. Her bylines have also appeared in Parents, Playboy, McSweeny's Internet Tendency, and The Takeout. She earned a bachelor's degree in creative writing from Purchase College, State University of New York. Jamie lives in Connecticut with her husband and two children. You can reach Jamie at JamieAKenney@gmail.com or follow her on Twitter at @lacomtessejamie.

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Halloween

15 Scary (But Not Too Scary) Movies For Kids

Halloween is the perfect time for scary movies, so we’ve come up with a list of films with just enough scares for every age

Viral

Parents, Please Talk To Your Kids About The “Devious Lick” Trend

Teachers and schools deserve better.

Movies

10 Awesome Movies For Families To Watch During Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month begins on September 15. Here are some movies to help you celebrate.

Halloween

15 Not-Too-Scary Halloween Movies To Watch With Your Little One

Because getting in the spirit of Halloween doesn’t have to include nightmares.

Kids' Entertainment

ATTN: A Bluey Album Is Coming Out On Vinyl, CD, & Spotify

(Admit it: you’ve been humming these songs for a while anyway.)

Kids' Entertainment

15 Of The Best Farm Movies For Kids

If your kiddo longs for country life, here are a few movies to keep them entertained.

Kids' Entertainment

20 Of The Best Musicals For Kids To Encourage The Next Generation Of Theater Nerds

From classics to new favorites, this list is music to our ears.

Halloween

15 Of The Best Halloween Movies For Kids & Families

Some old, some new, all spooky good fun.

News

Amy Klobuchar Urges Americans To Not Delay Screenings After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

“It’s easy to put off health screenings, just like I did.”

News

Tennessee Teen Speaks Out After Being Mocked By Anti-Mask Parents

“I hope they see this is really benefitting me and people who believe in masks all across the country.”

Viral

Steve’s Blue’s Clues Video Has Left Twitter In Shambles

Whether from laughter or the genuine catharsis we never knew we needed, a micro-generation is collectively sobbing.

Celebrity

Nicole Kidman’s 10 Best Quotes On Motherhood

The mother of four has insights about loss, adoption, birth, and the emotional rollercoaster of parenting.

News

Pete & Chasten Buttigieg Announce They’ve Become Parents

After announcing that they’d become parents in August, the couple recently shared their first family photo and their children’s names.

Olympic Moms

Paralympian Kaleo Kanahele Maclay Is Taking Motherhood One Point At A Time

“The only point we can control is the point we are on.”

News

Kids In China Have Been Limited To 3 Hours Of Online Gaming Per Week

State agencies say the move was enacted to curb a troubling rise in video game addiction.

Olympic Moms

Paralympian Melissa Stockwell Is Showing Her Kids What It Means To Dream Big

“I want them to look at me and realize that just because you look a little bit different, like mommy doesn't have a leg, doesn't mean you can't get out there and dream big.”

Kids' Entertainment

Get An Exclusive Look At Barbie’s New Movie Barbie: Big City, Big Dreams

Mattel and Netflix's upcoming movie musical will feature double the fun with a brand new Barbie!

Kids' Entertainment

Even The Parents On Bluey Forget About Daily Baths In This Hilarious Exclusive Clip

You kid hasn’t bathed in three days? Neither has Bingo.

News

ATTN: Toys "R" Us Is Making A Comeback In Stores & Online

🎶 “I don’t wanna grow up! I’m a Toys ‘R’ Us kid!” 🎶

Celeb Moms

Nicole Kidman Says She "Would've Loved 10 Kids"

In Australia Marie Claire's 25th Birthday Issue, the actress opens up about motherhood, marriage, and nurturing the careers of “unknowns.”