Tag: family

Breaking up with my baby’s father was the best thing I could do for my son and myself, so why didn’t my friends support me?

Becoming A Single Mom Was The Best Thing For My Family – HelloGiggles Breaking up with my baby’s father was the best thing I could do for my son and myself, so why didn’t my friends support me? this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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Alex Wagner’s epic mixed-race memoir Futureface makes the case for interrogating our family histories

To have roots in multiple places is to be divided, or so it can feel. Growing up in the diaspora, in a different place than your parents, means growing up with questions, whether they’re your own—What would it be like to communicate with your grandparents with no language barrier?—or everyone else’s—What are you? Political journalist […]

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New Year’s resolution: Make your friends and family get rid of garbage apps

Many of you are visiting family for the holidays, which means you’re sharing meals, telling stories, and exchanging gifts. In fact, quite a few of you may be giving phones or tablets to family members this year. If you’re a regular around here, you’re probably also known as the resident gadget expert, an honor that is […]

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Celebrating, Celebrity-Style: What Did the Famous Do This Christmas?

Viola Davis attends ‘Widows’ New York Special Screening on November 11, 2018 in New York City.Photo: John Lamparski (Getty Images) So…assuming you celebrate, what did you do for Christmas? Was it filled with family and food, celebrated with your chosen “framily,” or spent binge-watching and bingeing on Chinese food *raises […]

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Donald Trump Invites the Press for Thanksgiving Dinner at Mar-a-Lago

President Donald Trump extended an invitation to the media on Thursday, welcoming them for Thanksgiving dinner at his club at Mar-a-Lago. The dinner at Mar-a-Lago was off the record, but all of the media outlets paid for the journalists’ dinner, according to a New York Times reporter present for the Thanksgiving evening Both President Trump […]

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On Thanksgiving, Holiday Survey Reveals Americans Find Family Most Meaningful

Just in time for the quintessential American holiday Pew Research Center released the results of a survey to find out what people find most meaningful in their lives. And as we gather around Thanksgiving tables across the country, it turns about family tops the list for most of us. Pew conducted two surveys in late […]

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Where to take the family while they visit DC

WASHINGTON — The next time you have visitors in town, try these not-so-typical destinations, and show your family another side of D.C. Tour the National Cathedral The National Cathedral is a great destination for those interested in learning more about art and history (the Cathedral offers several different tours, including one that ends with a […]

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Hypnotic video of 3D-printed plant forms undulating underwater

Hydrophytes are 3D-printed multimaterial forms that explore the possibilities for engineered plants of the future. Via University of Wellington: Introducing Hydrophytes, 3D printed ‘plants’ that respond to their surroundings in incredibly lifelike ways. These objects are part of unique research into multi-material 4D printing by Master of Design Innovation student Nicole Hone, and they’re drawing […]

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