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Handy Manny
Jul 26, 2012

(Disney Channel) IN this animated TV series, Handy Manny (get it, a play on Handy Man) helps the…

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Go, Diego, Go!
Jul 27, 2012

(Nick Jr) This animated TV series is a spin off of Dora the explorer and is aimed more…

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Generator Rex
Mar 27, 2012

(Cartoon Network) In this animated TV series, we follow the adventures of 15-year-old Rex who while recovering from…

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Curious George
Jul 26, 2012

(PBS) An animated TV series based on the popular books of the same name by Margret and H.A.…

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Clifford the Big Red Dog
Jul 26, 2012

(PBS) This animated TV series is based on the books of the same name and uses classic storytelling…

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Chuggington
Feb 09, 2012

(Disney Channel) The values of cooperation and friendship are stressed in this animated TV series that features the…

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The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!
Jul 26, 2012

(PBS) The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! is an animated TV series based on…

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Blue's Clues
Jul 27, 2012

(Nick Jr) In this combination live-action and animated TV series, viewers try to help Steve, the host of…

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Arthur
Jul 26, 2012

(PBS) Based on the Arthur book series, written and illustrated by Marc Brown, the animated TV series focuses…

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The Aquabats! Super Show!
Jul 27, 2012

(Hub) The Aquabats! The first musical, crime-fighting supergroup in history! Traveling the land in their trusty, super custom…

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American Dragon: Jake Long
Jul 26, 2012

(Disney Channel) In this animated TV series, we follow the New York City-based exploits of Jake Long, 13,…

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Adventure Time
Jul 26, 2012

(Cartoon Network) In this animated TV series like none other, we follow the adventures of Finn, a 14…

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The Vampire Diaries
Jul 27, 2012

(CW) Think of this popular CW series as a nudity-free True Blood for teens. Nina Dobrev plays Elena…

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The Secret Life of the American Teenager
Feb 12, 2012

(ABC Family) High school student Amy Juergens (Shailene Woodley) winds up pregnant after a one-night stand at band…

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Pretty Little Liars
Jul 27, 2012

This teen drama is based on the novels of YA author Sara Shepard. After most-popular-girl-in-school Alison mysteriously disappears,…

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One Tree Hill
Mar 27, 2012

(CW) Two half-brothers — Lucas Scott (Chad Michael Murray) and Nathan Scott (James Lafferty) — compete for a…

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Once Upon a Time
Apr 27, 2012

(ABC) A cast of fairy-tale characters — including Snow White, Prince Charming, and Rumpelstiltskin — are banished to…

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Modern Family
Jan 27, 2012

ABC’s feel-good family sitcom mines laughs from the trials and tribulations of an offbeat extended family: The Dunphys,…

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The Lying Game
Jul 27, 2012

(ABC Family) Twin sisters are separated at birth: Emma was raised in a foster home, while Sutton was…

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Degrassi: The Next Generation
Jan 27, 2012

(MuchMusic) The fourth series in the beloved Canadian franchise follows its predecessors' successful formula: A cast of attractive…

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WordGirl
Jul 26, 2012

(PBS) This animated TV series follows the every day life and superhero adventures of ''WordGirl'' as she fights…

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Wizards of Waverly Place
Jul 26, 2012

(Disney) In this live-action TV series, the multi-talented Selena Gomez stars as Alexandra Russo, one of three teen-aged…

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Ultimate Spider-Man
Jul 26, 2012

(Disney XD) In this animated TV series, Peter Parker has only been Spider-Man for about a year when…

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Team Umizoomi
Jul 26, 2012

(Nick Jr) In this animated TV series, Math is everywhere, so every episode of Team Umizoomi is filled…

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  • JESSICA SHAW,
    mom of two, aged 2 and 5
  • ANTHONY BREZNICAN,
    dad of two, aged newborn and 3
  • DALTON ROSS,
    dad of two, aged 9 and 12
  • CHRISTINA KELLY,
    mom of two, aged 9 and 12
  • LISA PIERCE FLORES,
    mom of one, aged 8 months
  • LESLEY SAVAGE,
    mom of one, aged 7 months
  • AMY SCHRADER,
    mom of two, aged 8 (twins)
  • JONATHON GRAY,
    dad of three, aged 9 (twins) and 12
  • KRISSY MAC,
    mom of three, aged 5, 3 1/2, and 1 1/2