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Recently I realized how important it is to show people we care by actually creating something. Paint a picture, sing a song, bake cookies or write a poem for a friend or family member. Whatever you choose to create does not have to be a masterpiece. It just has to be.
Truth and transparency… are they they same thing? Horton the Elephant illustrates the difference.
You reach into your pocket. It’s not there. You check all your pockets and a bead of sweat begins to form on your brow. No phone. It’s called nomophobia and Julie Dennehy from Curious and Clever shows you some creative ways to cure it.
From the post-WWII adventure playgrounds to preschools without walls, the changing face of parent-free play has changed our society's sense of curiosity and the joy of discovery.
Collect postcards for an amusing and edifying look at the past. From scenic vistas and cityscapes to family portraits to sentimental greetings, you'll find them readily available at your local flea market.
Inspiration comes from all sources, including a marketing campaign from the Bronx Zoo for Valentine's Day.
Buy wondrous works of fine art in museum-quality prints from The Public Domain Review's new print shop... a curious find by CuriousAndClever.com.
Podcasts are big in 2017. Why? Exciting new genres, car technology and big corporate sponsors.
Pumpkin season is here... but what's the reason for the season? Get curious with me....
Whether your muse appears in the form of visual or performing arts, last night's Tony Award show demonstrated that at the heart of art is humanity. Here are some musings about the 71st annual Tony Awards and the power of theatre, and my obsession with Dear Evan Hansen.
From business to politics, the decision making process can be a daunting one. Levitin's The Organized Mind is a wonderful book, one of many clever tools we recommend when it comes to tougher choices than "should I stay or should I go" (with apologies to The Clash).
Board games aren't just for bored kids anymore. Adult tabletop gaming is bigger than ever, teaching valuable life and business skills and connecting humans in a disconnected screen-lit world.