Four “Must-See” Earth Day Videos That Address Climate Change With Tree Planting

A recent report from UNICEF says young people around the world understand that their generation will have to suffer, pay for, and attempt to rectify the damage that is being done to the Earth by “man-fuelled” climate change. Children from around the world are powerfully expressing their fears for the future and the actions they need us all to take now. Four …

Aaron Ableman on Igniting a Global Youth Movement

Cofounder of BALANCE, Aaron Ableman was interviewed by Awakin.org about igniting a global youth movement. Below is an excerpt from the interview. What Makes You Come Alive? I come alive in the raw element of nature. Maybe that’s why my stage name is ANatural?! When I bodysurf in the ocean or hike a wild trail through the wilderness, I feel the …

Where Do Your Child’s Role Models Come From?

While no one generally is more influential in a child’s moral development and attitude than their parents, others can have significant influence on a child’s behavior or beliefs. Even for adults, celebrity is an intriguing topic and guilty pleasure for many. For children, idol worship is reinforced not only through television, but also through toys, McDonald’s happy meals, books, and …

Augmented Reality brings Characters on Pacha’s PJs to Life!

BALANCE is raising funds on Kickstarter to produce Pachama’s, the world’s first AUGMENTED REALITY PAJAMAS! Pachamas are organic cotton, fair-trade PJs with an awesome augmented reality app and companion book! Positioning a mobile device over the characters on the PJs brings them to life with educational videos and stories. The app also works with the companion book, the soundtrack and …

Pacha’s Pajamas to release Animated Book this Fall

BALANCE Edutainment is pleased to announce its forthcoming animated book, Pacha’s Pajamas: A Story Written By Nature this Fall. Please contact info@pachaspajamas.com if you would like to be an early reviewer. Synoposis Pacha is a young girl with an imagination bigger than the Andes Mountains, homeland of her ancestors. After a stress-induced asthma attack, her magical pajamas carry her into an …

Is Disney is Really Ruining Her Kid? A Neuroscience Perspective

I noticed changes in my kids too. My oldest was 8 at the time. She started talking back, and making off hand comments about everything. She started to hate her siblings. Calling them stupid, etc. I discontinued the Disney channel. But the damage had already been done. I have been spending the last ten years trying to undo the damage …

Sleep Dealer is Transformational Entertainment!

Do you like movies that help you see a new perspective or better understand a situation in your life? Some consider this an emergent genre of entertainment, “transformational entertainment. The Global Alliance of Transformational Alliance (GATE) was formed in 2009 to support the creation and distribution of content that expresses a transformational worldview. GATE’s Dara Marks says transformational stories show …

Coming this July! Pacha’s Global Dance Party

As the U.S. celebrates its independence for July 4th, a GLOBAL DANCE PARTY will launch that invites young people across the planet to proclaim their INTERdependence by dancing and singing in public or nature! #WeAreALLConnected Why? The more we are AWARE of our connectedness, the better we will TREAT one another and nature. HELP spread the word by organizing a …

Pacha’s Pajamas is Nutritious Children’s Entertainment

Hi! My name is Pacha. BALANCE came out of my dream to inspire kids to create the world they want to live in. One night, after my parents went to sleep, my magical pajamas whisked me off to the jungle where I organized an epic concert to unite the planet! My dream is your dream too! Imagine if children across …

Message to Investors from BALANCE / Pacha’s Pajamas

BALANCE, is an entertainment technology firm specializing in childhood entertainment products that children love and parents can feel good about. BALANCE’s focus is using web/mobile to create immersive and impactful experiences around television, apparel, film, books and music for pre-teens. The total children’s entertainment market is $98B/year in the U.S. alone. Based on its proof-of-concept, BALANCE is raising $3.5 million …