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The Most Difficult Lesson for Parents: Let Children Play

Play is a child’s job. Have you ever noticed how focused a child can become during their play that they ignore instructions and voices of the adults? They are so finely tuned into their play because it is nature’s way of helping the child develop and mature in a manner that is appealing to a child. They don’t want to be taught how to be a doctor at age 5 by a parent sitting them down and explaining the duties and role of the family physician. The child would rather…

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The Endless Battle Between School Works and Play for Children

Children are being overworked in school and over-scheduled after school at a young age, and in turn their creativity is slowly being killed. This is not only affecting their joy in childhood, but it is also affecting their ability to succeed in the workforce when they mature. The World Economic Forum cited that by the year 2020, creativity will be the second most sought after skill in the workforce. They further cited research that shows kids have become dramatically less creative since 1990.[1] Keeping Children Busy Makes No Room for…

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Does Gender Play a Role in Beauty Convention?

While there is much debate on the subject, it is clear that beauty is circumventing itself. Neutrality or non-binary gender is playing a huge role in how things are shaping up. The merger of Burberry and Gucci men’s and women’s fashion show in Milan solidified this. Unisex clothing and accessories shared center stage with traditional garb opening the door to a whole new breed of clientele. Men’s and women’s fashions were replaced by gender neutral items in a spectacular show that included many famous transgender models. It created quite the buzz around…

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10 Online Games to Play any Time You are Bored

Do you ever find yourself bored while waiting around in a coffee shop, at the mall, and you need to find a good way to kill time? Online games are great for this, and there are loads of fun games out there that you can play on your mobile device. Whether you like to play alone, or if you want to compete against other players from all over the world, there is sure to be at least one game that you can really get into. Check out these 10 online…

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You Guys, “Hamilton” Is Looking For Women To Play Washington And Burr

IT MIGHT BE NICE. IT MIGHT BE NICE. Back in November, Hamilton writer and star Lin-Manuel Miranda made all of us so very excited when he said that he’d be “totally open” to women playing some of the roles originated by men in the hit show. Part of the trouble with casting women in those parts comes from transposing the men's parts to female voices, Miranda said at the time. “That being said, no one's voice is set in high school. So I'm totally open to women playing founding fathers…

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‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ play will be published as a “special rehearsal edition” book

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a play, written by Jack Thorne based on an original story by J.K. Rowling, Thorne, and John Tiffany, catches up with Harry Potter 19 years after the Harry Potter series. Potter is now a husband, father of three, and an overworked employee at the Ministry of Magic, Harry must continually grapple with his past while his youngest son, Albus, struggles with a weighty and unwanted family legacy. The “special rehearsal edition” book will publish on July 30, the day after the show formally opens…

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