Ivanka Trump often runs afoul of Trump critics — most recently after she chimed in on Women’s History Month — but it’s fair to say that the resignation of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen this week has added an extra level of scrutiny.Want daily pop culture news delivered to your inbox? Sign up here for Yahoo’s newsletter.Nielsen’s departure amid reports that her enforcement of controversial family separations at the border wasn’t deemed extreme enough for the president has renewed interest and outrage over how migrant children are treated. It was perhaps bad timing, then, for the first daughter to share a lighthearted Instagram post featuring her own kids. View this post on InstagramWe may need to bring the crib back... 🤣A post shared by Ivanka Trump (@ivankatrump) on Apr 8, 2019 at 6:31pm PDTTrump, who has three children with husband Jared Kushner, went on … [Read more...] about Ivanka Trump trolled after sharing photo of her son sleeping on the floor: ‘Got issues? Call ICE’
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LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. — The group of white-haired folks — some pushing walkers, others using canes — arrive right on time at the gates of Laguna Woods Village, an upscale retirement community in the picturesque hills that frame this Southern California suburb a few miles from Disneyland. There they board a bus for a quick trip to a building that, save for the green Red Cross-style sign in the window, resembles a trendy coffee bar. The people, mostly in their 70s and 80s, pass the next several hours enjoying a light lunch, playing a few games of bingo and selecting their next month’s supply of cannabis-infused products. “It’s like the ultimate senior experience,” laughs 76-year-old retired beauty products distributor Ron Atkin as he sits down to watch the bingo at the back of the Bud and Bloom marijuana dispensary in Santa Ana. Most states now have legal medical marijuana, and 10 of them, including California, allow anyone 21 or older … [Read more...] about More aging Americans are using pot to soothe what ails them
Spring is beautiful everywhere, but these stunning locales have their seasonal celebrations down to a science. 15 PHOTOS Visit these American cities this spring See Gallery Visit these American cities this spring Washington, D.C. Every spring, Washington, D.C., is blanketed in pink when each of its thousands of cherry blossoms comes into bloom. To celebrate the event, attend the National Cherry Blossom Festival, which takes place from the last week in March to the second week in April. There, you can view the flowers up close, or participate in a number of festival events, such as the cherry blossom parade, the blossom kite festival, or the Pink Tie Party fundraiser. You’ll want to start your tours early, as the festival brings some 1.5 million visitors to the nation’s capital. You can also enjoy the spring weather in one of these best walking towns the United States has to offer. Savannah, Georgia With 22 town squares overflowing with Spanish … [Read more...] about 15 of America’s most beautiful places to visit in the spring
ONE of our top theme parks – Thorpe Park – celebrates its 40th birthday this year. As the 2019 season gets under way, attractions will unleash fresh spills and thrills, fantastic shows and sparkling places to stay. Trisha Harbord reveals the parks at home and abroad with something new to shout about. Walt Disney World DISNEY’S Hollywood Studios in Florida is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a range of new shows, parties – and a thrilling Star Wars-themed land. Galaxy’s Edge opens in late autumn. Get your hands on the controls of the Millennium Falcon and join a battle between the Resistance and First Order. You can enjoy Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy, opening on March 31, which plunges you into the world of Cars movies, or drop in to the world of The Incredibles until September 30. Meanwhile, Animal Kingdom marks The Lion King’s 25th birthday with a Hakuna Matata dance party until September 20. GO: Get 14 days’ access to all six … [Read more...] about From Thorpe Park to Disney World, the best new attractions at eight top theme parks around the globe
Did you see my post about my 12 monthly challenges? I’m not doing traditional New Year’s resolutions this year, I’m choosing 12 mini challenges to do each month in 2019. Each month I’ll do something like go running everyday for a month, do yoga everyday for a month, keep a journal everyday etc etc. You can read the full list here: 12 months of challenges for a better 2019 I decided to go with no TV for January. Now I’m not suggesting that watching TV is a bad thing and when I tell people about it they seem to think I’m judging them for watching TV. I’m really not! My problem with TV is the fact that I watch it mindlessly. Sam and I have a little routine each evening where we put the kids to bed, tidy the house, make dinner and then sit down and watch TV. It’s a nice routine; it’s comforting, it’s easy and it’s relaxing but I often find myself sitting in front of the TV for 2-3 hours each evening watching … [Read more...] about Challenge 1: What happened when I quit TV for a month?