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GoNoodle Is Creating A World Where Kids Use Technology To Unplug

A 2015 study, published in the Pediatrics journal, revealed that 97% of children in the U.S. under four years old have used a mobile device. The findings also established a universal exposure to mobile devices amongst kids as young as six months old, regardless of household income or socioeconomic …

Education Technology

Here's every key Brexit date you need to know until the end of the year

No nation has ever left the 28-nation bloc and the surprise Brexit victory has plunged UK politics into chaos, with the Prime Minister resigning, Tory candidates vying for his position stabbing each other in the back, and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn facing a rebellion from Labour MPs.<p>While the …

Bios Incube Turns Your Body Into a Tree After You Die

It doesn’t get more full circle than this. Bios Incube is a biodegradable urn that turns your ashes into a tree. *Cue Lion King music*<p>Rather than …

Daily Mail Online

One of Google's "Best Apps of 2014 & 2015" with over 2 million downloads, the MailOnline (Daily Mail) app gives you everything you've come to expect …

These TWO Ingredients Will Help You Sleep Better Every Night

<b>In today’s 24-hour, always-connected, super-digitized society, it’s easy to forget the simple things.</b> This includes the important things… like sleep. …

Sleep

9 Science-Backed Steps to Have the Best Sleep of Your Life -- Tonight

Plenty of advice for achieving quality sleep focuses on lifestyle changes that can take days, weeks, or even longer to successfully put into practice. After all, it's hard to just give up your beloved 4 P.M. coffee or establish a new habit. And common sleep-related disorders like sleep apnea or …

How to Plan Your Weekly Meals, Stress Free

For many of us, cooking dinner every night is a frustrating, time-consuming process, even if you know your way around a kitchen. Here's how I (a …

How to Make A Vision Board

<b>Y</b>ou may have wondered a time or two if vision boards work. Well they do, and the reason is simple – your brain will work to expand what is in your …

April will see some major changes to Isas and peer-to-peer lending, and tax limits on savings and rooms to rent<p>These days it’s rare to hear of new ways to give your finances a boost, but those keen to keep their cash out of the taxman’s grasp can take advantage of some major changes this year. From …

Finance

Windows might be storing your encryption keys in the cloud

If you’re rocking a new Windows 10 PC or have upgraded to the latest version of the OS, chances are your disk encryption key has been uploaded to Microsoft’s servers — which means you’re not 100 percent in control of the privacy of your data.<p>The Intercept reports that this is probably the case if …

The Dad's Guide to Raising Daughters: Infancy to Adolescence

Girls seem a bit foreign to most new dads, but with these tips, you can form a special bond that will last a lifetime. Dads and daughters are a unique pair. Daughters look up to you as their top guy, so it's important to form this precious bond early and maintain it throughout her stages of …

Drug WarRant

<b>7000-8000 B.C.</b><p>First woven fabric believed to be from hemp.<p><b>1619</b><p>Jamestown Colony, Virginia passes law requiring farmers to grow hemp.<p><b>1700s</b><p>Hemp was the …

YouTube video shows woman pretend to be drunk during the day in Madrid

Staggering video shows woman pretending to be drunk in broad daylight to see how men react... and what they do will shock you<p><b>Scantily-clad actress</b> …

Hard Learned Do’s and Don’ts of Parenting

I have only been working at this parenting gig for seven years now so I don’t really know what I’m talking about, but here are some of the tips I …

How much time should kids spend with screens? New advice for a digital age

The American Academy of Pediatrics is catching up with the times.<p>Back in 2011, it issued a policy called "Media Use By Children Younger Than 2 Years," which recommended no more than two hours of screen time a day for kids older than 2, and discouraged any time at all in front of a screen for …

Digital Age

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

30 Little Things That Mean a Lot to Kids

While these gestures may seem trivial to adults, they go a long way with your little ones. Here are a few easy tricks to make your child smile.<p>Wear that macaroni necklace to work. Well, at least until you're safely out the door.<br>• Tape a family mantra or slogan (Unstoppable! We can, we will! We've got …

Parenting

The best way to calm your child is the simplest

Anxiousness is on the rise among children. Helicopter parents, high-stakes testing and not-enough-likes on Facebook are stressing kids out. Katie Hurley, a child and adolescent psychotherapist says therapy isn’t always the solution—breathing is.<p>“Deep breathing is the single best thing you can do …

5 Habits That Make Parenthood Easier

Continued...<p><b>Meet as a family every week.</b><p>If you aren't already doing a weekly family meeting, I highly recommend beginning this tradition. Family …

Want Your Kid to Be a Billionaire? Teach Them These 7 Things

If you want your children to be able create great wealth, and to keep from being destroyed by it, then you need to instill in them the right mindset as early as possible.<p>Reality, for good or ill, is highly subjective. The things you're taught and the experiences you have profoundly shape the way …

If You Want Your Children To Succeed, Do These 6 Things (Backed By Science)

Seeing your child grow up to be a success is the ultimate goal of a great parent. But raising your child in a way that ensures they achieve that …

A self-made millionaire studied 1,200 wealthy people and found they teach their kids something the rest of us don't

They continually self-educate; they avoid nostalgia, and they tend to embrace selfishness. Not surprisingly, they also have different opinions when it comes to parenting.<p>That's according to self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who interviewed over 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people and compiled …

Children aren't reading enough books and dads are to blame

The Book Trust charity blames technology-obsessed fathers for instilling bad habits in their children instead of fostering a love of reading<p>Children are not reading enough books because they are picking up bad habits from their technology-obsessed fathers.<p>Diana Gerald, chief executive of the Book …

English Children Are Some of the Saddest in the World

According to a recent report, England is an incredibly miserable place to be a schoolchild, second only to South Korea.<p><b>Read: Scottish People Are Getting Too Fat to Be Cremated</b><p>According to some doomsayers over at the Children's Society, kids in England are "among the unhappiest in the world." A …

#FlipboardChat Summary: Creative Magazine Ideas for New Parents

Every Wednesday evening, members of the Flipboard Club—an unofficial group of passionate evangelists—hold a Twitter chat about a Flipboard-centric topic. We share the tips and ideas discussed there each week.<p>Last week, participants chatted about “Creative Magazine Ideas for New Parents.” Here’s …

Parenting

7 surprising facts that can help you learn anything faster

But some people keep studying — and thinking — the same way all their lives.<p>Thankfully, cognitive science has taken a look at how people actually learn. The results are surprising and super helpful.

10 Daddy Tips for Raising Daughters

When my wife first told me that we were expecting, I found myself flooded with emotions – the largest of which was sheer excitement. I was going to …

Positive Reinforcement: 9 Things You Shouldn't Say to Your Child

Learn what phrases to banish from your vocabulary and how to talk so your kids will really listen<p>Shutterstock Image<p>I was trying to do two things at …

Three's not always a crowd: the Londoner who lives with two girlfriends in LA (and might find a third)

Londoner Adam Lyons, 34, lives in perfect harmony with Brooke Shedd, 26, and Jane Shalakhova, 25, in Los Angeles<p>Meet the 34-year-old Londoner who lives with his two girlfriends in perfect harmony.<p>Adam Lyons, 34, lives with Brooke Shedd, 26, and Jane Shalakhova, 25, in Los Angeles, US.<p>Adam and …