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What you need: A blindfold and a spacious area (outdoors or a large room).How to play: Designate one person as "it." Put a blindfold on "it," spin the person around, and send him or her out into the...All you need is a blindfold and a spacious area (outdoors or a large room).
A sample plate of the new food icon My Plate, is unveiled at the Agriculture Department. Credit: Susan Walsh, AP WASHINGTON (AP) - There's a new U.S. symbol for healthful eating: The Agriculture Department unveiled "My Plate" on Thursd...There's a new U.S. symbol for healthful eating: The Agriculture Department unveiled "My Plate" on Thursday, abandoning the food pyramid that had guided many Americans but merely confused others.
Cakewalks are popular at fundraisers. Credit: Getty Images
What you need: A path of up to 20 numbered squares, music to play during the game and prizes (typically a cake, but other treats or items can also serve as the prize).How t...This game of chance has a sweet prize!
Celebrate Chinese New Year with this Red Rover-like game. Credit: Getty Images
What you need: All you need is enough children to form two teams of at least four people each.How to play: In this Chinese New Year variation of Red Rov...This is the Chinese New Year variation of Red Rover.
Long ago, before there was you, when Daddy was not yet Daddy and I was not yet Papa, he and I promised each other that someday we would be parents. We had a wedding and bought a house, but then let more than a decade pass while we waited to be "ready...The doubters didn't stop us: Our course was set.
Knock the stick over the line to win. Credit: Getty Images
What you need: Two sticks and chalk for drawing lines.How to play: Draw two lines with chalk on the ground 8 feet apart. On one of the lines, place one of the sticks. The o...Throwing sticks? What is there not to like about that?
Ask Advice Mama Dear AdviceMama, During my pregnancy, my 3-year old could not have been more excited about having a little brother or sister. He told everyone he was going to be a big brother and couldn't wait for "his" little baby to be born. He was ...Be patient with your son, and help him cry whenever he's upset.