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Preschool in a Box

I teach Saturday morning music classes in Bethesda, MD, at an early childhood development facility.  This past Saturday after classes, a mother I didn’t know was going on and on about how cute Kev was (duh), and then this conversation happened: 546 more words

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Jeff Koons Retrospective at The Whitney

Before The Whitney shuts its doors and moves downtown, it’s pulling out all the stops with a three-floor Jeff Koons retrospective. The building is going out with a bang (or with all those Koons vacuum cleaners encased in Lucite, should I say a  295 more words


Mind Your Head

Back in my springtime meltdown, I took comfort in a 99-cent jar of blue Play-Doh. Mostly rolled out snakes and squeezed them back into a ball. 78 more words


10 Ridiculous Perfumes That Might Seduce You

Perfumes will always be popular – they’re a great way to make you smell nice. But sometimes people come up with ideas for perfume that are bat-shit insane. 1,310 more words

Weird Stuff

Cheers to Happy Accidents

It’s a hot summer day in Toronto. And I just went to the Dollar Store to get a few items for my son to play with inside this afternoon while it’s muggy. 250 more words


Botoxed-Off, Toyed-Off and Great Whites Great For Tourism

In this week’s pharmaceutical saga…

Allergan, the company behind the super-important and super glam, Botox, is making news while erasing wrinkles. How ’bout that. The company announced its plan to cut 1500 jobs – roughly 13% of its work force  – hoping it will make things more efficient and productive.  403 more words

'Old Fashioned' Fun Works Best To Keep Kids Occupied!

Forget the iPad, new research says you’d be better off giving your children Play-Doh to keep them entertained on a plane, according to new research. 130 more words