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Stage An At-Home Olympic Games

Stage An At-Home Olympic Games

Although the Olympic Games are cancelled for 2020, your family needn’t go without the rush of competitive sporting events this summer if you host your own backyard Olympics instead. You don’t need to be able to complete a roundoff back handspring or risk letting your kids throw a javelin to…

Why You Should Draw A Map Of Your Life In Quarantine

Why You Should Draw A Map Of Your Life In Quarantine

Regardless of whether you live in a major city, a spacious suburb or a rural area, your day-to-day world has likely shrunk significantly thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Most people are no longer commuting to jobs, doing school drop-offs or meeting friends at their favourite bar or restaurant. Our lives…

Now Is The Time To Build A Ridiculous Contraption

Now Is The Time To Build A Ridiculous Contraption

Have you ever wanted to build a ridiculous contraption with your kids? The sort of homemade machine that takes a simple, everyday task—like, I don’t know, passing the salt—and makes it unnecessarily complicated, albeit effective. Maybe it never occurred to you to spend an entire weekend figuring out a new…