family reunion

Design by Maggie Rossetti for Thrillist | Photos courtesy of the Arty and Frost families

The Canceled Family Reunions of the Pandemicâ„¢ were painful. Fire halls and picnic shelters across the country sat empty, just waiting to witness an awkward conversation between Boomer relatives and their Gen Z descendants. Deposits were lost. Casseroles went unbaked. And, devastatingly, loved ones passed away without a chance to see their extended relatives again. The pandemic took many things