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Education Can Be Recreation This Thanksgiving

Kiki Prottsman | Posted 01.26.2014 | Parents
Kiki Prottsman

Chances are, you're going to have a hard time trying to avoid technology this Thanksgiving... so why not surprise your family by embracing the robotic uprising this year, rather than trying to prevent it?

Board-Free Family Fun: 3 Games to Play Over the Holidays

Sadie Dingfelder | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Sadie Dingfelder

No matter what holiday you're celebrating, there comes a time when the family gathering runs out of steam. While you may be tempted to head out to a movie or -- if you're me -- continue to graze until there's no food left in the house, there's an alternative: Play!

Words With Friends

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 06.11.2012 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

We used to be a game-playing family. We played cards: pitch, poker, gin-rummy and bridge. We battled over Pictionary or Trivial Pursuit. Now, the house is silent except for the incessant clicking of keys. Instead of living, they are playing Words With Friends. All of them, all the time.

Persuasive Power: The Subtleties of Kid-Pressure

Lori Gard | Posted 05.08.2012 | Parents
Lori Gard

What other kids have will drive your child to kid-pressure you into buying that "must have" flavor of the week. What is a parent to do? When in doubt, don't. Kids get over it.

How To Create a Truly Memorable and Fun Filled Family Game Night

Marla Brown | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Marla Brown

With just a simple plan and an hour of prep time, you can create a fun and cozy game night that your entire family will love. Let's face it, life is fast and everyone is busy. However when all is said and done, life is about making the time you spend with your family truly memorable. Be careful when you plan your family game night, you just may spur on a new family tradition for years to come!

Top 5 XBOX Kinect Games For The Holidays

Ramon Nuez | Posted 02.13.2012 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Zev Mo Green and I give our 5 Kinect family game night picks for the holiday season.

Please, PLEASE Empty My Nest Syndrome

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

Thank god for CNN; without its desperate need to fill a 24-hour news cycle, the world might never learn that one out of every eight 25-34-year-olds has now moved back in with mom and dad.