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Playing Parental Tetris: Balancing the Conflicting Needs of Multiple Children

While meeting your own needs as well

Image by Tobias Kozlowski from Pixabay

Does anyone remember Tetris? Shapes come down the screen and you rotate and move them to fit together. As you master the easy levels the game speeds up. Now you have to think and move quickly to rearrange and fit everything together before the shapes start piling up…




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Mary DeVries

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The older I get, the less I know. That won’t stop me from writing about everything and anything under the sun. Join me in delighting and despairing about life.

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