Thanksgiving is coming, and after that, December and all of its various holidays. For many of us, this means lots of cooking and traveling and family gatherings, with all that entails. And this year, conversations around the dinner table may be even more fraught than usual.
So we asked the staff of The Verge what tools — hardware, software, physical, or mental — they use to get through the holidays. How do they deal with the demands of the kitchen or the demands of the kids? What gadgets and games make things happier and more interesting?
Here are some of their answers.
Go for a walk
Jay Peters, news editor
I generally love the holiday season; I’m very fortunate to have family that I can happily hang out with for days at a time. Every…