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Fun Friday: How Terrible Mothers Explore Art with Their Teens

When I take my teenagers to see famous works of art, we play a terrible game. Because I’m a terrible mother.

We play “Which would you steal?” where you must choose a painting you would steal to hang in your home.

It was a tough choice today.

Abstract and Cubanism, safe from us.

Pass

Impressionist, not so much.

I’ll take this one.
Or maybe this one. How about both?

Heather

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