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The Week That Was, 5.21.2022

iStock SOMETHING  SPRINGLIKE, even summery, oozed out at the end of a rather dreary week. Hope springs, if not eternal, then at least cyclically. Valerie Monroe started the MyLittleBird week with a gift: self-forgiveness. The How Not to F*ck Up Your Face columnist advocated that we stop kicking ourselves for things we did when we [...]

May 21, 2022

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Wordle and Other Reasons Not to Sleep

It’s like a One A Day vitamin for the brain.

May 19, 2022

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Green Acre #381: Cleanup Needed in Aisle 6!

Blame it on The Prince, but a certain street-picker also bears some responsibility.

May 18, 2022

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They Suit Us to a Tee

What makes a great T-shirt? Our readers report.

May 17, 2022

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The Abortion Pill and Telemedicine

The likely overturn of Roe v. Wade is leading to questions on telemedicine prescriptions.

May 16, 2022

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A Better F Word

And it isn’t ‘foundation.’

May 15, 2022

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The Met’s Fashion Anthology

Fashion is a complicated thing, especially in this multi-layered exhibit.

May 12, 2022

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Green Acre #380: Plant Rescue

Thievery? I think not!

May 11, 2022

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A Cut Above

A close-up and personal view of an upper eyelift surgery.

May 10, 2022

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Matters of the Heart

AFib and the limitations of current tools for assessing heart health.

May 9, 2022

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That Slippery Slope

Plus, disabling the unintentional death stare.

May 8, 2022

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I Miss ‘Ted Lasso’

And you don’t need to like football to enjoy it.

May 5, 2022

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Travel With a Touch of Mystery

Or maybe it’s the other way around. Either way, these are fun reading.

May 4, 2022

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A Vision Quest

“Making A Spectacle” looks into how eyewear evolved from simple tool into sophisticated accessory.

May 3, 2022

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The Fifth Taste

Understanding umami.

May 2, 2022

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That’s Entertainment!

Plus, the toothy tell.

May 1, 2022

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The Week That Was, 4.30.2022

AS THE COLD and wet remains of winter morph into spring we were happy to see blooms blooming all over fashions, as presented this week by LittleBird Janet. Next day, LittleBird Stephanie shared her "no-dig" philosophy in our Green Acre column, and explained how she became a gardener—an imperfect one, but is there any other kind? [...]

April 29, 2022

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Past My Sell-By Date

Wear and tear causes aches and pains. That’s life.

April 28, 2022

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