Author: Virge

Friday, August 7, 2020

Open Thread Follow up: Uh oh.

How do you recharge your mental batteries when they get low?

Friday, July 31, 2020

Open Thread Update: Password Fatigue

Remember when “Password” was just a game show? Our readers speak out about “password fatigue.”

Friday, July 24, 2020

Open Thread Update: Getting Tested

Still waiting for the results of both Covid-19 tests…how about you? Readers speak out.

Friday, July 17, 2020

Open Thread Follow Up: When Already?

According to our poll, most of us are getting tired of ‘mask rash” and terribly miss the grandkids, but live sports might find some unpleasant surprises when the lockdown lifts.

Friday, July 10, 2020

Open Thread Follow Up: Are You Serious?

How long this lockdown lasts depends on how seriously we take it…..or not.

Friday, July 3, 2020

Name That Firework!

Is it a Strobe, or a Waterfall? You’ll be able to ‘name that firework” when you watch the festivities.

Friday, July 3, 2020

Open Thread Follow Up: Grand Opening….?

Have you been able to get a haircut yet? Eat in a sit-down restaurant? Let us know in the comments!

Friday, June 19, 2020

Open Thread: COVID-19…Pounds?

Our readers share their diet and exercise progress during lockdown.

Friday, June 12, 2020

Open Thread, Round Two: Lockdown Pastimes

Take a look at some of the creative ways you’ve kept busy during lockdown. Music, writing, volunteer work – all so inspiring!

Friday, May 29, 2020

Open Thread: Your Pandemic Pet Peeves

Festivus came early this year! Our readers’ biggest pandemic pet peeves are revealed.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Open Thread: Gratitude

This lockdown is annoying, frustrating, depressing – but there’s one simple practice that helps.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Open Thread: What’s The First Thing You’ll Do?

Looks like we missed one major post-lockdown activity in our “what will you do first?” poll. Any others? Let us know in the comments!

Friday, May 8, 2020

A Day in Quarantine in NYC

What’s it like living in the epicenter? Here’s a field report.

Friday, May 8, 2020

Open Thread: What Have You Learned?

Could the lockdown leave us even better than before? Find out in the comments!

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Stuck at Home Guide: Easy Online Games

Here’s a quick primer on finding easy online puzzles and games.