Anna Halkidis

Anna Halkidis, Features Editor
Title: Features Editor
Education: Queens College, Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY
Expertise: Journalism, Parenting, Health, Lifestyle, News

Anna Halkidis is the Features Editor at Parents. She's a native New Yorker and proud aunt of a niece and nephew.


Anna has more than 10 years of experience as a digital journalist. Her work has covered a wide range of topics, including news, health, parenting, lifestyle, and entertainment. Anna is a driven and passionate creator who has experience growing brands and bringing award-winning content to life.


Anna graduated from Queens College with a bachelor's degree in political science and business. She earned her Master's in journalism from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY.

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Latest from Anna Halkidis
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Kris Jenner
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James Van Der Beek
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Mandy Moore
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Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garner on Teaching Her Kids to Be Kind: ‘The Most Powerful Thing to Do Is to Live It'
Ayesha Curry
Ayesha Curry Is Teaching Her 3 Kids to Be Kind to Others—and to Themselves
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Unpacking the Myth of the Perfect Mother
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Why Crib Bumpers Are Never Safe
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7 Conservation Vacation Destinations Where Wildlife and Families Both Win
Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore Jokes It Takes 'Time' and 'Perseverance' To Get Kids To Love Healthy Food
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Sports Are Linked to COVID Outbreaks in Kids—Here's How Parents Can Keep Them Safe
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Yes, You Should Go to the Dentist During the COVID-19 Pandemic and the Same Goes for Your Kids
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Thousands of Kids in NY Lost a Parent or Caregiver to COVID-19, New Report Shows
Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon Pays Tribute to Grandmas With New Children's Book 'Nana Loves You More'