<![CDATA[Family News & Events | Merced Sun Star & MercedSunStar.com]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/ en-us Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:14:56 PDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:14:56 PDT Family 60 online@modbee.com Ask Mr. Dad: Preschooler wants a mommy http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764993.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By ARMIN BROTT ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764993.html Ana Veciana-Suarez: A day of giving thanks seems harder this year, and that is OK http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764813.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By ANA VECIANA-SUAREZ ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764813.html Ex-etiquette: Grateful for 'yours, mine, and ours' http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764798.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By JANN BLACKSTONE ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764798.html Chris Erskine: Life is stirring in harvest season http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764753.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By CHRIS ERSKINE ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764753.html Living with Children: Does the equal opportunity squat work? http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764743.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By JOHN ROSEMOND ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185764743.html Game review: 'Star Wars Battlefront II,' epic sci-fi shooter, marred by microtransactions http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185606608.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By DAVID CHAPMAN ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185606608.html App review: Preschoolers learn ins, outs of running a restaurant with Dr. Panda Cafe app http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185606308.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By MIEKE VANDERBORGHT ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185606308.html Mix up your latkes http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185596688.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By KATIE CHOI ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185596688.html Moms Gear: Stay warm with quiet, whole room space heater http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185582168.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By MAGGIE O'NEILL ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185582168.html Balancing Act: Searching for gifts that tell and preserve a family's story http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185581278.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By HEIDI STEVENS ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185581278.html How to use media to teach your kid gratitude http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185578763.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST Common Sense Media]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185578763.html Movie review: 'Wonder,' earnest, emotional book adaptation, excellent film for families http://www.mercedsunstar.com/entertainment/article185577688.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By BETSY BOZDECH ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/entertainment/article185577688.html Parents, students flock to social media workshop http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185576303.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By CAITLIN MULLEN ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185576303.html Balancing Act: What's behind that Al Franken photo? http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185575758.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By HEIDI STEVENS ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185575758.html Social Security: Retiring abroad? What you need to know about getting benefits overseas. http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article179062016.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By NICOLE TIGGEMANN ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article179062016.html A$AP Ant wants to be the Kanye West of Baltimore http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184999383.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By DANIELLE OHL ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184999383.html Latest 'Banner Saga 3' trailer shows off the game's signature hand-drawn art http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185001903.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By KEVIN TUCKER ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article185001903.html Parents @ Play: Gifts inspired by travel http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184917898.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By ARMIN BROTT AND SAMANTHA FEUSS ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184917898.html Mother and son share an unexpected gift of reclaimed ancestry as Thanksgiving nears http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184480708.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By DEBRA-LYNN B. HOOK ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184480708.html Ex-etiquette: Do what you must to create a harmonious holiday season http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184520273.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By JANN BLACKSTONE ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184520273.html Ana Veciana-Suarez: For many of us, dependence on technology brings inanimate objects to life http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184480793.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By ANA VECIANA-SUAREZ ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184480793.html Lori Borgman: Some family traditions come with a tail http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184518283.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By LORI BORGMAN ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184518283.html Lori Borgman: Thankfulness as a way of seeing http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184518288.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By LORI BORGMAN ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184518288.html Living with Children: Give a child enough rope – http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184521508.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By JOHN ROSEMOND ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184521508.html Chris Erskine: At 61, I know a thing or two http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184523608.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By CHRIS ERSKINE ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184523608.html Ask Mr. Dad: Sexual harassment: It's everyone's problem http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184525338.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By ARMIN BROTT ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184525338.html The 10 most violent video games of 2017 (and kid-friendly alternatives) http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184328098.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By JEFF HAYNES ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184328098.html How these kids' books can introduce a lifetime of fitness http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184298173.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST BRENTNEY HAMILTON ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184298173.html Slow-cooker brisket tastes like barbecue http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184298213.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By CHRIS ROSS ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/living/family/article184298213.html Book review: 'Long Way Down,' will spark conversations about gun violence and loss http://www.mercedsunstar.com/entertainment/article184297403.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST By TERREECE CLARKE ]]> http://www.mercedsunstar.com/entertainment/article184297403.html