The strongest chess players in the world were once again allowed to play in person and competition was stronger than ever. Grandmaster, Maurice Ashley, shares some highlights and explains how the pandemic changed the game.
What you need to know before taking your pet on your next vacation.
Feel Good News
Through a program launched by the non-profit, Project Glimmer, any girl wanting to receive a book can have one shipped directly to her free of charge. All she has to do is hit “add to cart” and get ready to read!
“I went from feeling like, what’s the point? … to proving to myself that I can mentally and physically recover from this life changing event.”
Covid’s not stopping stopping thousands from running together this weekend in what is being billed as, “the world’s biggest race.” Registration is still open! Download the app and run alone, with friends or with an organized group. It’s a good time in support of a great cause.
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Series: Family Matters
We’re about a year into social distancing and for many, fatigue has set in. One popular suggestion for luring kids away from their screens has been the scavenger hunt. We asked parents for their advice on planning one with minimum effort and maximum fun and here’s what we got.
Watching our kids reach important life milestones under the glow of a computer screen hasn’t been easy, but creative parents are finding ways to make these moments memorable. Enter the virtual sleepover! Here’s how to host your own.
Tired of following COVID-19 prevention practices? Therapist, Michelle Codington offers tips for helping us all push through.
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