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A baby book may require too much time and energy, but you and your child will treasure a few notes about this time.
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Why little kids have a special ability to creep out their parents.
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The magazine’s Ethicist columnist on evicting a relative who refuses to get help for his abusive behavior — and more.
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Mort Zwick’s philosophy is simple: ‘I happen to like my family. But I’m not insane enough to risk death.’
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I was facing some shadows in my life. Could singing with others help me reclaim my voice and calm my fast-beating heart?
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Hardship and hurricanes have shaped the island’s food for centuries. But chefs and home cooks make magic with whatever ingredients they have.
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In “Coconut & Sambal,” the chef Lara Lee leads a culinary expedition through one of the most populous countries in the world.
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In Los Angeles, the chef Rashida Holmes grows her small food business to meet the demand for comforting West Indian food.
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Recall those days when we used to gather indoors and listen to live music, and make Café Carlyle’s lobster bisque, or its chicken hash.
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Rich with roasted red pepper, it’s excellent alongside a giant couscous cake, or any other pantry meal.
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New shows come to the streaming giant all the time — too many to ever watch them all. We’re here to help.
The Disney streaming platform has hundreds of movie and TV titles, drawing from its own deep reservoir classics and from Star Wars, Marvel and more. These are our favorites.
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Movies upon movies await, and you don't even have to drill down to find them.
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New films, and classics, just keep coming, but you don’t have to drill down to find the finest selections to stream. We’ll do the heavy lifting. You press play.
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We’ve handpicked the finest movies and television shows currently streaming on Hulu in the United States. Take a look.
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The new Netflix show deftly explores the making of songs from R.E.M., Alicia Keys, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ty Dolla Sign. It’s exhilarating TV.
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The lyricist of “Fiddler on the Roof” and many other shows has always worked at home, in the Beresford apartment he shares with his wife, Margery.
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For years, attendance rates have dropped and congregations have closed nationwide. But many reused religious spaces are still sanctuaries.
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(Or vice versa.) It’s Halloween week and treats abound, from oysters to ballet to a Sam Smith concert.
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Hear tracks by Julien Baker, Arlo Parks, Helena Deland and others.
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A Japanese-American man abandons his Black boyfriend with his visiting mother in Houston. Conflicts and unexpected kinships ensue.
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These books — both fiction and nonfiction — celebrate the dark corners of our world.
With “The Sentinel,” the action-packed new Reacher novel, Lee Child collaborates with his younger brother, Andrew Child, who will take over the series from here.
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“Inside Story,” a novel in a genre Amis calls “life-writing,” revisits the author’s relationships with Saul Bellow, Christopher Hitchens and others.
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Staying busy and staying the course.
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Our usual routines are disrupted.
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Art provides clarity.
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Scent and memory are deeply connected.
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When the rooms feel familiar, books open things up.