There are two schools of thought regarding how best to approach playing games with your children. The first is the one that I imagine most parents subscribe to, the one that says it's recommended, if not kind of morally obligatory, to quietly and thoughtfully defer, fudge and roll over. This is the road I most often travel — I've used warmhearted paternal trickery to avoid both “Chutes and Ladders,” as well as to throw a game or two of “Trouble” — and I do it for a number of reasons, mostly...
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“Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey” begins with a clip from the original series starring astronomer Carl Sagan (titled “Cosmos: A Personal Voyage”) which was first broadcast on PBS in 1980. I remember watching this when I was in elementary school and...
This past Sunday millions of people celebrated Easter. I went out to dinner with my partners’ family rather than cook at home. Years ago I would not have even entertained the thought of not preparing a sumptuous meal with hordes of family in...
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Creative and cute Easter treats for kids that both inspire and satisfy.
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