Lunchtime Poll: Favorite Sick Day Entertainment

When I was a kid, being too sick for school meant watching The Price is Right, Press Your Luck, and Days of our Lives. Sick days as an adult in the digital age have so much more potential.  Read More Lunchtime Poll: Favorite Sick Day Entertainment

Lunchtime Poll: Prepping for Winter Storms

How do you prep for winter storms? Are you scrambling to the grocery store? Are you ordering delivery, making use of GrubHub/Seamless accounts and then tipping excessively because of the guilt? Read More Lunchtime Poll: Prepping for Winter Storms

18 Things Only People With Colds Will Understand

Not everyone can have a cold. For those of us lucky enough to have one, we still have to deal with haters who are jealous of our cups of steaming tea and piles of tissue. And we all know the fun will some day end and we have to deal with being cold-free again. But for the coughers and sneezers out there, here are 18 things cold-havers will understand.

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Sick Day Survival

Instead of my kids heading to school this week, we headed to the doctor. They are both sick, and it’s thrown the last week of summer into a tailspin. Here’s the thing about when your kids are sick- nobody else wants to be around them. Maybe you can con grandma, if she’s healthy, into coming over, but she’s the only one. So what do you do when you are faced with 24 or 48 hours, or possibly even longer, tending to sick kids? Read More Sick Day Survival

Lunchtime Poll: 12/21

I love dates that are also palindromes.   I am a giant geek. How’s Tuesday treating you? Well, I hope.   Before I get to pollin’, I’d like to introduce our two brand new interns, Moderator Bee and Moderator Stephanie.  Both are over achieving college students we’re collectively sure will run the world one day.   Read More Lunchtime Poll: 12/21