Morgan Brinlee

Morgan Brinlee is news and entertainment writer at Romper. Since joining the team in 2019, she’s covered everything from the coronavirus pandemic and political policies that impact parents to celebrity pregnancies and the latest developments in kids' entertainment. Previously, Morgan covered elections, politics, immigration and reproductive rights, issues of inclusion, and more for Bustle. She’s also had bylines in Diablo Magazine and World Press Review. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Humanities and Journalism from San Francisco State University and now lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband and two very curious cats.

Morgan Brinlee

Kids' Entertainment

The 'Bluey' Season 3 Trailer Is Finally Here!

The newest season of Australia’s award-winning animated children’s show will make its way to Disney+. Eventually.

Movies

20 Family-Friendly Movies To Watch With Your Kids On The 4th Of July

From tales about baseball to stories pulled straight from American history, these films will round out your family’s 4th of July weekend.

Movies

Meet The Munsters! The First Trailer For Rob Zombie’s The Munsters Movie Reboot Has Arrived

Say hello to Herman, Lily, and Grandpa Munster.

Royals

Where Queen Elizabeth’s Great-Grandchildren Fall In The Line Of Succession

Only a handful of little royals are allowed to call the queen “Gan-Gan.”

Politics

Biden Is Hosting A Wedding Reception At The White House For His Granddaughter Naomi

After all, Grandpa Joe is known for regularly calling his grandkids.

Celebrity

Ed Sheeran’s Wife & Daughter Lyra Helped Inspire His New Album

The English singer-songwriter drew inspiration from marriage and fatherhood for his recently released album Equals.

Celebrity

High School Sweethearts Patrick Mahomes & Brittany Matthews Got Married In Hawaii

Their daughter Sterling matched her mom in a beautiful white dress.

Winter Olympics

8 Of The Most Iconic Moments From The Winter Olympics

From a stunning scoring scandal to epic feats of athletic determination and triumph, these are the Olympic moments spectators remember forever.

Kids' Entertainment

Watch An Exclusive Sneak Peek Of Cookie Monster Whipping Up A Birthday Treat For Elmo

Join Yummly and Sesame Street in celebrating Elmo’s special day with this sweet birthday treat tutorial!

News

School Board Bans Pulitzer Prize-Winning 'Maus' From Holocaust Lessons

The board’s decision stemmed from their objection to the eight instances of profanity in the book and the naked depiction of one character.

News

Pope Francis Urges Parents To Offer Gay Children Support & Acceptance

“Never condemn a child.”

Kids' Entertainment

Get An Exclusive Listen To The Brand New Season Of The 'Sesame Street' Podcast

Foley is back with new sounds, songs, stories, and games!

Politics

Virginia Parents Now Have A Tip Line To Tattle On Teachers

Gov. Glenn Youngkin launched a tip line for parents to report things like mask mandates or lessons on critical race theory.

Winter Olympics

10 Of The Youngest Athletes Competing In The 2022 Winter Olympics

Some haven’t even graduated high school yet.

News

Study: Giving Low-Income Moms Monthly Cash Payments Improves Baby's Brain Development

Too bad Congress allowed the expanded child tax credit, which gave parents monthly payments of up to $300, to expire late last year.

Celebrity

Amanda Knox Worried She’d Never Become A Mother After Prison Sentence

“The loneliness of realizing that I was not gonna share my life with a man I loved and I was not going to have children deeply, deeply impacted me.”

Winter Olympics

8 Parents On Team USA To Watch At The 2022 Winter Olympics

From capturing medals to changing diapers, these Olympic and Paralympic athletes do it all.

News

Mom Charged After Threatening To Bring Guns To Her Child's School Over Mask Mandate

“My children will not come to school on Monday with a mask on. That’s not happening. And I will bring every single gun loaded and ready. “

News

M&M's Iconic Characters Have Been Redesigned To Be More Inclusive

Mars moved to emphasize personality, not gender.

Celebrity

Amy Schumer Is "Finally" Feeling Good After Endometriosis & Liposuction Surgeries

The comedian had her uterus and appendix removed last year after being diagnosed with extensive endometriosis.