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The Weekly Weigh-In: The Imagination is a Weird Thing

Plus, RI is one of the healthiest states, good habits to make 2018 great, a dance party at the Children's Museum and more in health and wellness.

The brain is the wild, wild west when it comes to how much we know. Check out this super interesting article about imagination and the human brain’s ability to picture multiple images at once (read: it’s harder than you’d think). While the holidays might seem like a time for excess, why not tone things down a bit and go simple…

Five Can’t-Miss Events: Dec.21–Dec. 27

See Love Never Dies at PPAC, attend a children's tea at Blithewold, watch the Polar Express for free and more fun things to do.

1. Love Never Dies The Phantom is back. Andrew Lloyd Webber is an award-winning English composer whose Phantom of the Opera is one of the most successful musicals of all time. Now, Providence Performing Arts Center presents the spellbinding sequel: Love Never Dies. The Phantom returns in this dramatic musical determined to win back Christine’s love, going to great lengths to…

Five Cabins on the Market in Rhode Island

These sweet abodes hit all the marks for a cozy night in.

This log cabin, at 555 Whipple Road in Pascoag, features three beds and three baths over 2,179 square feet. It’s on the market for $465,000 and sits on thirty-three wooded acres. Show Caption Hide Caption The stunning fieldstone fireplace stretches up to the second floor. Show Caption Hide Caption Pitched ceilings and knotty paneling bring some coziness up to a…

Get Ready for Bumper Cars on Ice in Providence

The Alex and Ani City Center skating rink is one of only three cities across the country – and the first outdoor rink – to acquire this unique activity.

When you think of ice rinks, the usual activities come to mind: ice skating, figure skating and hockey. Well, fasten up your seatbelts, because Providence is about to bump up your expectations at the Alex and Ani City Center skating rink.

There’s Still Time to Earn a $200,000 Rhode Island Foundation Fellowship

Rhode Islanders are invited to apply by Tuesday, Dec. 19, for $600,000 in seed grants through the Carter Fellowships for Entrepreneurial Innovation.

Do you have a big dream for Rhode Island, but lack the time and money to execute it? Consider this your meant-to-be moment. Rhode Islanders are invited to apply for $600,000 in seed grants through the Carter Fellowships for Entrepreneurial Innovation at the Rhode Island Foundation.

The Weekly Weigh-In: Broffee is Coming

Plus, what to expect in wellness trends in the New Year, figs will be big in 2018, a celebration of the shortest day of the year and more in health and wellness news.

Image from Meet Broffee: No, it’s not coffee for bros, rather it’s the latest trend in wellness, a blend of coffee and bone broth that gives you the jolt of caffeine you need mixed with a dose of broth, the good ol’ fashioned cure-all for the body and soul. Read more about this trend here. Pantene released violet as…

Local Last Minute Gifts

Last-minute gift ideas to put a wrap on your Christmas shopping.

For the Girl Who Has Everything You can never have too many skin-care products. This shea butter hand cleanser cream will save skin from the dryness that comes with cooler days and from having the heat on full blast. Image from Show Caption Hide Caption For the Girl Who Has Everything The person on your list may have…