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5 ways to play with your kid that are so fun, they won’t realize they’re learning

Catherine Pearson •
Huffington Post
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Back in pre-pandemic times, when kids freely went into their classrooms and parents were invited to come and watch them in action at certain points (show-and-tell days, concerts, volunteer-to-oversee-snack-time), I was forever struck by seeing how much of my son’s time at school was spent just…playing. Whether with blocks, horsing around on the playground, or


When your parents need financial help

Next Avenue •

Often, adult children need some money from their parents. But what do you do when your parents need financial help? You won’t be alone. According to a 2019 study by the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies, 8% of Gen Xers and 3% of boomers say supporting their parents is a current financial priority. If it’s