After Canceling The 2020 Season, The Grand Chess Tour Makes Its Move Into 2021
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.
The “Corona Puppy Surge” Means Canine Companions Are Along For The Ride
What you need to know before taking your pet on your next vacation.
Feel Good News
Organization Dedicated To Empowering Girls Offers Free Books
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!
Cancer Survivor Crushes Virtual Fitness Challenge & Aims To Motivate Others Going Through Tough Times
“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.”
Get Back Out There : The World’s Biggest Race Is Happening This Weekend
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.
Tour The World Without Leaving Home
Series: Family Matters
Planning the Perfect Scavenger Hunt
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.
How to Host a Virtual Sleepover
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.
How To Manage Covid Fatigue In Ourselves & Our Kids
Tired of following COVID-19 prevention practices? Therapist, Michelle Codington offers tips for helping us all push through.
Around the Web
The Delta Variant Has Warped Our Risk Perception
Gone are the easy, thoughtless choices of hot vax summer. Making decisions that balance safety and sanity just got a lot more complicated.
The Kids Are Alright
Why now is the time to rethink COVID safety protocols for children — and everyone else.
7 questions about Covid-19 booster shots, answered
Will you need a booster? Does it matter if you got Pfizer, Moderna, J&J, or another vaccine?
How effective are coronavirus vaccines against the Delta variant?
Real-world studies show Pfizer and AstraZeneca still offer strong protection against severe disease