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Snow Day

Talking About The Hard In Motherhood

Tricia Mirchandani | Posted 03.10.2015 | Parents
Tricia Mirchandani

I handed him the baby monitor that was silent, but only because I had the thing turned all the way down. The little light bar was a constant shade of toddler-is-screaming-red.

A Snow Day Reflection

Manoj Jain, MD MPH | Posted 04.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Manoj Jain, MD MPH

A snow day makes us realize how physically interconnected we are, how much the environment matters and how much the local community matters, even in the Internet age. And as climate change happens, we are really up the creek unless we learn to adapt quickly.

Winter: A Parent's Nightmare

Jessica Woodbury | Posted 03.31.2015 | Parents
Jessica Woodbury

A few years in, I can say confidently that being an urban working parent in winter is a challenge like none other. It's begun and now there's no turning back until Spring.

Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow!

David Kanegis | Posted 03.29.2015 | Fifty
David Kanegis

Something as simple as snow allowed us to use our creativity in ways that weren't everyday occurrences.

The Perfect Page-Turners To Turn Your Snow Day Into A Staycation

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 01.27.2015 | Books

Snowstorms unquestionably create a massive hassle for many -- the entire region grinding to a halt can have real ramifications, especially if your...

Katla McGlynn

7 Funny Snow Day Charts To Help You Weather The Storm

HuffingtonPost.com | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.26.2015 | Comedy

Snowpocalypse, Snowmageddon, whatever hyperbolic name you're calling it, it's here. The Northeast is facing a snowstorm of epic proportions so we'r...

16 Signs That You And Your Kids Have Had Too Many Snow Days

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 02.27.2014 | Parents

The polar vortex came. It saw. It conquered. It's coming back. Schools across the U.S. have closed in record numbers this year. While the first two o...

You've Been Doing Snow Days Wrong (Until Now)

Emma C. S. McLaughlin | Posted 04.26.2014 | Teen
Emma C. S. McLaughlin

Once in a while though, there is the confused student who makes the unforgivable mistake of uttering those unspeakable words, "I'm sick of snow days." If that sounds like it could be you, don't worry! You will get through this with my help, and a few easy suggestions.

Last Thoughts on the Snow Day the Mayor Called Right

Chris Norwood | Posted 04.20.2014 | New York
Chris Norwood

Even in the twitterverse, there seems to be something off about all the furious "comment" Mayor de Blasio's refusal to call a snow day last Thursday brought forth.

WATCH: 5th Grader Has Hilarious Ritual To Summon Snow Day

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 02.13.2014 | Parents

To all East Coast kids disappointed that they didn't get a snow day Thursday: you're doing it wrong. Take a cue from superstitious New York City f...

Our Snow Day Turned Into A Work Of Art

Jessica Rassette | Posted 04.14.2014 | Parents
Jessica Rassette

I love that about art, and beauty, and nature. There's always a silver lining. Even when it's four degrees outside.

Snow Zone Treat

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 04.06.2014 | Denver
EllynAnne Geisel

Rejoice! The swath of snow storms that is making life miserable in other parts of the country is joyfully greeted in the parched High Plains of Colorado by those whose livelihoods are dependent on spring's verdant land.

A Shhh-now Day

David S. Simon | Posted 04.05.2014 | New York
David S. Simon

Being snowed in on this New York snowy day is like being tucked in, as the quietest, softest, plumpest of white downy blankets descends onto you in very, very slow motion.

Never (Ever?) Talk to Strangers

Kristen Levithan | Posted 04.06.2014 | Parents
Kristen Levithan

I put my arm around her and pointed to my eldest inside the van: "My son goes to kindergarten here. Why don't you come inside and warm up and we can figure out what to do next?" And then, just like that, a little girl I didn't know was sitting in my car.

Recipe For Having A Snow Day At Work

Emma Brodie | Posted 04.05.2014 | Women
Emma Brodie

Are you sad because fluffy white goodness is swirling outside your boss's window and you're sitting in a cubicle? Time to put that unofficial Ph.D in Microsoft Outlook to good use and block yourself off a mini snow-break.

Baby, It's Cold Outside! 8 Indoor Family Fun Activities

KnowMore TV | Posted 04.01.2014 | Parents
KnowMore TV

Getting cozy with the family is one thing. But being cooped up inside because of the weather can cause even the happiest of homes to experience some angst. With a little thought and ingenuity, though, you can turn your time together into an opportunity to bond and create.

No-Snow Snow Day

Adina Kalish | Posted 03.29.2014 | Home
Adina Kalish

Cooking with my children is an option, so we'll get to work seeing what we can concoct without even attempting to go to the store, because the last thing I want to do is fight with some woman over a loaf of bread that I'll never eat but feel like I have to buy.

10 Delicious Snow Day Recipes To Make With Kids

Jennifer Segal | Posted 03.24.2014 | Taste
Jennifer Segal

Keep them happy and warm in the kitchen with these simple and delicious recipes.

Snow Day Code of Conduct

Penny Love | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Penny Love

I equate having a snow day with entering a time machine. Not where you travel to the future or the past, but a time-altering time machine that makes t...

Well, That's One Way To Spend A Snow Day

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

Ah, the Furby. A creepy looking toy that makes annoying sounds and always seems to rise from the ashes. These kids have a plan to finally put the l...

How We're Spending Our Snow Day

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn & Ross Luippold | Posted 01.03.2014 | Comedy

If you're spending your snow day any more productively than us, you're wasting this opportunity. ...

Snow Day For Grown Ups

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 01.03.2014 | Comedy

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12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 3

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Snow: Silence No matter where you live, winter is generally epitomized by snow. For those of us lucky enough to experience snow, we know that it br...

'Snowquester' Snow Day (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.06.2013 | Green

The "Snowquester" is already wreaking havoc in the mid-Atlantic. After setting snowfall records in Chicago, winter storm "Saturn" -- as it's been d...

Winter's Finally Here: Healthy Ways To Spend A Snow Day

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 02.27.2012 | Healthy Living

The first day of spring is less than a month away -- and winter just decided to show up! It's been a wildly warm winter across the U.S. For many st...