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Staying Sane through COVID-19

"In January 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of a new coronavirus disease, COVID-19, to be a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. WHO stated that there is a high risk of COVID-19 spreading to other countries...

2020-03-31

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Mommying in the times of the Coronavirus

It has been just a few days that my kids are home bound, and I’m already missing school. The 4.30am alarm doesn’t seem that harsh a sound anymore. I mean, it would mean I’d have the better part of the morning to myself, to do whatever I please and me...

2020-03-24

Movies

Onward

'Onward' is Disney-Pixar's latest animated feature, starting Tom Holland and Chris Pratt as brothers: Ian and Barley. The film is set in what can only be described as a sort of post-mythical universe where beings and creatures from popular mythology ...

2020-03-07

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Oh My Darling Valentine!

Forget about “love is in the air” this February and don’t you dare go sniffing around trying to find...

2020-02-11

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When does one talk to a child about abuse?

A few days ago, at a family get together, my sister in law was so happy about how well my 2.5-year-o...

2020-02-06

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Oscars 2020

And so, as Oscar season rolls around again, film viewers brace for the ridiculous controversies and ...

2020-02-03

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A Weighty Issue

If you are looking for an intellectual and thought-provoking piece on the relative merits of having ...

2020-01-12