Saturday, December 19, 2015

6 tech tools to strengthen your co-parenting skills


Technology may be ending the need for face-to-face interaction and, sometimes, that can be a good thing

A University of Missouri study looked at how 49 divorced parents used technology to communicate with their exes. The study mostly looked at mothers with a wide range of post-divorce interactions, from very positive to very negative.

Parents in positive co-parenting situations found technology to be an effective tool for maintaining two households. The study also found that email often helped parents to deescalate fraught conversations

Yet, parents in contentious divorces often used technology to control situations or limit information. In the end, technology is only as reliable as the parents who use it Read more...

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Friday, December 4, 2015

NI's curlew population 'in danger'

One of our best-known birds is added to a list of those that are giving major concern to conservationists.

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Ben Carson's much-heralded past becomes murky


Ben Carson's story has been told many times

Raised by a single mother in poverty, he grew up with a mean temper that was quelled by Bible study. He later joined the junior ROTC where he became a regional leader, but opted to go to Yale University over West Point. He then went on to become a doctor and then an accomplished neurosurgeon with a focus on pediatrics

Carson's remarkable life has been relayed in a memoir he wrote that later became a TV movie where he was played by Cuba Gooding Jr. Combined with his conservative-leaning views, Carson's story helped turn him into a Republican icon who burst into wide prominence after a 2013 speech that sharply criticized President Barack Obama went viral Read more...

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Wednesday, November 4, 2015

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Monday, October 12, 2015

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Saturday, October 10, 2015

Is this the best bar ever in Melbourne?

Is this the best bar ever in Melbourne?
BEST rooftop bars in Melbourne.
This is most likely my all-time favored bar in Melbourne.
It is the roof top bar in Brunswick street, Fizroy called Damask Bar.
Great Food, wonderful mixed drinks, fantastic service, excellent ambiance, terrific views of the city.

Friday, October 9, 2015

Geology photo contest names winners

From Giant's Causeway to Lulworth Cove - the Geological Society of London announces the winners of its photo competition celebrating the 100 Great Geosites of the UK and Ireland.