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Teaching your kids not to “see” race is a terrible idea, studies have found

For parents of black children in the US, where bigotry continues to take people’s lives and freedom, talking about race is often not optional. But acknowledging and naming race in conversations with children is something all parents must do, experts say—early and often.<p>Nevertheless, many parents, …

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Try These 26 Phrases To Help Calm An Angry Child

Whether your child has a slow-burning fuse or explodes like a firecracker at the slightest provocation, every child can benefit from learning …

Greece on a budget: locals' tips on where to stay and eat

Still in the midst of its debt crisis, the notion of UK travellers on a budget in Greece might induce some black humour from locals, but tourists can help the economy – and save a few euros themselves<p>Greece’s debt crisis rumbles on, making it harder for locals to go on holiday. But with 27 million …

Travel

How Not to Hate Your Husband This Weekend

<i>The following is adapted from "How Not to Hate Your Husband After Kids"</i><i>(Little, Brown and Co., March 2017).</i><p>Tom and I sometimes exchange wry looks when we see child-free couples on the street. With their yoga mats tucked under their arms, they good-naturedly bicker about where they will go to brunch …

Want an Emotionally Stable Kid? Brain Science Says to Stop Letting Them Do This

With each added hour of it, your child's odds of being convicted of a crime later in life go up by 27 percent.<p>In the United States, there are now more televisions per home than human beings. And:<p>Children between 8 and 18 watch an average of <b>three hours</b> of television per day<br>• Close to one in three …

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15 best children's books of all time

The 25 Coolest IKEA Hacks We've Ever Seen

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Work Life Balance? Impossible! Do This Instead

<i>I spoke today to the ‘Ivy Professionals’ Group – a bunch of people who meet to discuss how to get the best out of working for God, whatever they do.</i> …

15 Slow Cooker Soup Recipes to Warm You Up

Once winter arrives in all of its icy glory, it’s understandable that you’ll want to burrow under the covers and solely sip soup for dinner. And after a long day at the office, it’s less than likely that you’ll be tempted to gather ingredients and start chopping. That’s why these crock pot soup …

Cooking

Cook These Dishes On Sunday, And Eat Healthy Meals All Week Long

This week is going to be better.<p>Resolving to eat healthy, home-cooked meals for a whole week is easy to do on Saturday or Sunday when you’re rested and energy is high. But come Tuesday or Wednesday, once you’ve worked a couple of long days and fought to get home during rush hour, that resolve …

Cooking

7 ways to cook veggies kids will love

Your kids aren't mini tyrants trying to ruin your dreams of peaceful family dinners.<p>They just want to eat food that tastes good.<p>The <i>New York Times</i> …

Secret Teacher: I couldn't cope with full-time teaching and fatherhood

Lots of teachers choose the profession to allow for family life. But when you can’t catch up on work in your free time, the job becomes impossible<p>I am currently enjoying my happiest period as a teacher in almost a decade. My lesson plans are detailed and differentiated, my resources are in order, …

Teaching

How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7 (The Simple Technique That Gave Me My Life Back)

<i>I used to work a lot — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week…</i>I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge …

Your Vacation Can Shrink the Wealth Gap

by Bruce Poon Tip, Founder, G Adventures<p>Your vacation dollars have the power to change the world.<p>By simply being conscious of where your travel money goes, your hard-earned getaway can help to preserve cultures, strengthen families, promote peace, educate children and lift communities out of …

Soups and stews were made for dunking

Everyone likes a dunk, and these simple recipes for chilli cornbread scones and pretzel rolls will spice up your soup, add substance to your chilli, or mop up the juices of your stew<p>I’ve never had a single soup or stew that wasn’t 10 times better for being served with bread. What’s the point of a …

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Easy Crock-Pot Mac and Cheese

Macaroni and Cheese remains a classic and comforting side dish that pleases children and adults, alike. Whether you’re siding a holiday meal or need …

The 7 Most Financially Savvy Home Upgrades You Can Make

When it comes to home improvement, some dollars stretch more than others. And if you’re on a limited budget, it becomes even more important to spend …

Home Improvement

The Next Generation Social LMS Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on September 7, 2015<p>5 Features That Define The Next Generation Social LMS<p>Social learning has been in existence for ages now. Inherently, man’s …

Infographics

Minimalist tiny house is a family vacation getaway on wheels

Getting back to nature for most harried city dwellers means making a conscious effort to make plans to go camping out somewhere far, far away from …

The Nineties to Now Kitchen Makeover

<b>Project by:</b> Brit <b><br>Location:</b> Seattle, Washington<p>We live in a 1924 house in Seattle and have been slowly tackling renovations over the past several …

8 Creative Ways to Save Money on Groceries

As I coach people in the area of frugality, one of the places I see the most money waste is in the area of grocery spending. In the Frugal Farmer …

My husband was laid off. Here’s what happened to our parenting.

The day my husband, along with thousands of other employees, was laid off from his job at a large technology company near our hometown of Seattle, I raced in our minivan to pick him up from the curb. As he slumped in the passenger seat, we both looked at each other, terrified. How would we …

How we quit our jobs to travel: The showbiz couple

Uninspired and trapped by the middle-class rat race, Dave Bouskill and Deb Corbeil followed their dreams of adventure around the world.<p>On paper, my husband Dave and I lived an enviable life. It was late 2006, and Dave was a successful rigging gaffer in the thriving Toronto film industry while I …

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Craving Broccoli Cheese Soup? Bake These Healthy Cheesy Bites Instead

There are few comforting restaurant dishes I love more in this world than a hot bowl of broccoli-cheese soup. In college, I can remember going to "study" with girlfriends at Panera Bread where I would order this fatty soup in a bread bowl. I needed to fuel my brain, right?!<p>While I no longer indulge …

Snickerdoodle Cookie Cup Caramel Sundaes (Yum!)

Hostess with the Mostess®We’ve had a crazy round of heatwaves in San Diego this month, so when it came time for my latest <b>Baker’s Dozen</b> recipe for …

All Grown-Up: Macaroni and Cheese ... for the Mature Kid

Okay: No more curved pasta. Instead, use elegant penne, and call that cheesy sauce "creamy roasted garlic sauce." Plus, doesn't "roasting garlic" just sound like something adults do?

The Top 23 Most Beautiful American Campsites

Photo by Christin Healey, Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>It's not too late to get that summer camping trip in the books and any one of these 23 campsites would make for an amazing trip. Rally the crew, pack up the car, and head out to sleep under the stars at one of these beautiful American …