Sweater Design? Gin Rummy? Typing? These Are The Mario Games You’ve Never Heard Of : NPR

Super Mario no Sweater let you design a sweater and send away to have it made for real.

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Super Mario no Sweater let you design a sweater and send away to have it made for real.

Screenshot by Brittany Vincent/Royal Industries Co. Ltd

Mario is an institution in the realm of gaming. As the instantly-recognizable star of massively popular titles like Super Mario Bros. and Super Mario Odyssey, this Italian plumber is one of the most iconic video game characters of all time. As such, most of us are familiar with Mario’s “body of work.” We know he’s the star of excellent platforming games, and occasionally stars in kart racing titles or parties down with other characters from the Mario series.

But buried deep within Mario’s history are some games that

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28 Best Home Workout Apps: Get Results from Home

If you’ve been rinsing the best home workout apps this past year, know you’re not alone. With fluctuating lockdown rules, good at-home sweat options have never been more important.

Fortunately, what with top draw personal trainers and smart technology, getting fit at home can be just as effective as schlepping to the gym. From strength training to cardio workouts, HIIT workouts at home and low-impact sessions, there really is a home workout app out there for everyone. Hallelujah.

However, if you’re a beginner it’s best not to go in all guns blazing: ‘I see a lot of people starting a new regime, signing up to an app, doing the Monday leg and glute session and then find they can’t walk for a week,’ Anna Victoria, personal trainer and creator of the Fit Body app, told WH. Start slowly and build up – there’s no rush, trust us.

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What we gain from what we leave behind in 2021

I think it’s safe to say, we’re all ready to leave 2020 behind. But, how can we?

We are changed. We see the world differently. We see our friends and family differently. We have lived through a gear-grinding halt of our way of life. We’ve lived through a horror movie, literally, where a pandemic kills millions of people and scientists must rush to find a cure.

That’s a lot. Most of us haven’t really even processed this year, so the idea of jumping into 2021 with New Year’s resolutions might feel exhausting. It does for me.

But something I’ve been considering is not what I want to do in 2021. Instead, my question is: what do I want to leave in 2020?

One of my favorite home design bloggers and Instagrammers happens to live in Rhode Island, Emily Blanchard of EmilyEveryDay. As someone who’s maybe a little too proud

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Zillow’s 2021 design predictions grow out of pandemic trends seen in Philly and nationally

Spending so much time at home in 2020 has forced us to rethink how we use our space and to invest in things we never knew we needed: a roof deck, a home gym, an outdoor heater, no-touch appliances. Even with the promise of the COVID-19 vaccines, 2021 will challenge us to decide which lifestyle and design changes to keep and which to abandon.

Here are Zillow’s predictions on amenities likely to add comfort — and possibly extra value — to your home in the coming year. Many reflect trends seen this year around Philadelphia.

Employer decisions on the future of remote work could trigger home design and location choices in 2021. A desire for a home with a dedicated office tops the list of reasons Americans working from home (even occasionally) would consider a move, a Zillow survey found.

Workers around Philadelphia this year adapted

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