Baseball coach Chuck Marshall knows just the right way to pitch the ball to his players. His team gets a hit every time they’re at bat, and they never strike out. It took time for him to perfect this skill though –he’s trained for it from the day his son joined the team as a six-year-old.
Between a never-ending cycle of school work, work-work, meal planning, shopping lists, cleaning (and cleaning again), it can sometimes feel like we’re jumping from one task to another during this time. And, coming up with activities to do together as a family — or to keep your kids entertained — can feel like just one more chore on your to-do list.
During a time when people around the world have been spending their days away from loved ones, we’ve seen inspiring examples of how the little things, like sharing music, can bring comfort and connection.
From parachuting from the roof of Mercedes-Benz Stadium to starring on billboards across the country, the Chick-fil-A Cow has gone just about everywhere. Now, thanks to a bright and curious group of high school students in Greenville, South Carolina, the Cow has braved a new frontier – space.
If you’re in downtown Manhattan this holiday season, between the busy streets of SoHo there is a way to stop and take a break to simply enjoy time with the ones you’re with. It’s called The Time Shop. Visited by New Yorkers and tourists alike, it’s a place where one message resounds: time spent with loved ones is a precious gift.