Cassidy Moore

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Dutch kids aren’t stressed out: What Americans can learn from how the Netherlands raises children

UNICEF rated Dutch children the happiest in the world, and American kids aren’t even in the top 25. Here’s why<p>Two toddlers have just chased each other to the top of a jungle gym while their mothers are lost in conversation on a nearby park bench. A gang of older children in tracksuits comes racing …

18 Classic Japanese Dishes You Can Make At Home

Drop the instant ramen and bookmark this right now.

I learned how to do math with the ancient abacus — and it changed my life

A few years ago, I stood in a small basement classroom just outside of New York City, watching a high schooler named Serena Stevenson answer math questions in rapid succession.<p>An instructor read out numbers —<p>74,470<p>70,809<p>98,402<p>— and Stevenson added them in her head. For each question, she closed her …

By 6 years old, many girls begin to believe they're not smart

Stereotypes about intelligence may take hold earlier than we thought.<p>As the mom of two daughters, I did a double-take when I saw a recent story in …

20 sensory table activities that offer creative ways to teach kids through play

Are you looking for a more hands-on way to teach your kids that doesn’t involve screens? A “sensory table” is a fun and creative way to teach your …

36 Straight-Up Genius Ways To Add Storage To Your Home

You'll finally be able to use your oven for something other than your sweaters.

Can a child who starts kindergarten with few reading or math skills catch up?

Giuliana Tapia was way behind her classmates.<p>She was just 5 years old, starting kindergarten at Telesis Academy of Science and Math in West Covina.<p>At a kindergarten screening two months before her first day, she happily chattered about her dog Toodles, her favorite color pink, her Santa Claus …

20 cheap and easy home improvement ideas

Your home is absolutely perfect. You have renovated, decorated, and celebrated. But now there are a few things that need tweaking. Don't fret, this …

Children and Sleepovers: What Parents Need to Know

My family doesn’t do sleepovers. Before our children were even old enough to ask, Aileen and I talked it through and determined that we would not …

Educational Christmas gifts for children

Play time; it really is a crucial factor in the development of your child's cognitive ability. Not only does play time help develop good social skills through bonding with parents and friends, it can also improve decision-making skills and subject specific knowledge, depending on the toy or …

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The Do's And Don'ts Of Using Dry Shampoo

Do try it. Don't be afraid.<p>Many hairstylists and dermatologists support the "no 'poo movement," claiming that washing your hair too much can strip away healthy oils and lead to dry, damaged locks. So what's a girl or guy to do when their sexy, lived-in hair has turned limp and lifeless? Enter dry …

6 Questions to Ask Your Kids After School

Read on HuffPost France<p>Big change this year-- all three of my little boys are going to school! The eldest is in kindergarten this year, and the twins are starting their first year. September 2015 has made me a free woman! (And, most importantly, has allowed me to get back to work!)<p>However, even …

Energy for Your 9 to 5: 10 Healthy Snacks for Work - thegoodstuff

What you eat at the office influences your productivity and health. A recent study showed that people who eat healthy throughout the day are 25 …

A List of Literary Teachers

Just in time for back-to-school season, Ploughshares has this list of some of the most memorable teachers in literature.

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Hotel Transylvania 2 Review

This animated sequel offers more glamour, but less bite.<p>I was pleasantly surprised by Hotel Transylvania when I first saw it. I had heard mixed …

Instant Pretty: Store Your Dish Drying Rack On a Floral Tray (It'll Collect Drips, Too!)

(Image credit: Lonny)<p>Dish drying racks aren't the most exciting thing in the kitchen. They're meant to be functional, and that doesn't often leave …

The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

How To Turn A Spare Bedroom Into Your Dream Closet

Lucky enough to have an under-used guest bedroom in your house? Consider converting it into the ultimate dressing room.<p>Interior design by Brooke Davenport. Photography by Victoria Pearson.<p><b>1.</b> Buy a garment rack (you can do so on amazon.com or etsy.com).<p><b>2.</b> Move a chic bench, sofa, or chair into the …

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