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4 Tips to Bully-Proof Your Child

The issue regarding bullying in schools has grabbed a lot of attention lately. Given that 28% of middle school students experience some manner of bullying, it's no surprise that suicide and depression rates keep on increasing.<p>Even celebrities have taken the initiative to campaign against bullies …

Parenting

Appy Kids aims to become leading Arabic and Hindi-language "edutainment" service

Most parents seek out books and materials to help in educating their children, but finding the content can sometimes prove difficult and especially …

Samsung and Growl Media Announce Their Partnership

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --<p><i>Growl Media and Samsung partner to create culturally-relevant content for the Middle …

'It Just Takes Your Breath Away': What It's Like To Step Into Space For The First Time

The next day he'd be making his first space walk, stepping out of the airlock to replace a refrigerator-sized piece of equipment on the outside of the International Space Station.<p>"The night before, all your training is done," Hopkins says. "You're prepared, you've got your tools ready, your suit's …

The Best Illustrations from 150 Years of Alice in Wonderland

On July 4, 1862, English mathematician and logician Charles Dodgson boarded a small boat with a few friends. Among them was a little girl named Alice Liddell. To entertain her and her sisters as they floated down the river between Oxford and Godstow, Dodgson fancied a whimsical story, which he’d …

Shadows of summer

Talking to Family about Montessori

You are your child's guardian, their advocate. It is your duty to do the best by them, always. It doesn't change for us at Christmas or when family …

How I Introduce Music and Movies to My 3-Year-Olds

M’s first movie<p>Three months ago, I bought <i>The Sound of Music</i> soundtrack.<p>How do you introduce new songs to children? The best way is to start by …

If Your Child Hits, Bites, Screams or Throws Tantrums – As Told By A Lizard

You’ve read a lot of blog posts and watched a lot of videos. I hope this format will work better for us sleep-deprived mothers – expanding your …

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Best Parenting Tweets: What Moms And Dads Said On Twitter This Week

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy. Scroll down to read the latest batch and follow @HuffPostParents on Twitter for more!<p><i>Read last week's Funniest</i> …

Eye-Popping Colors Captured at Utah's Holi

Once a year, the <i>Holi Festival of Colors</i>, celebrating the arrival of a new season, takes place around the world. Crowds of people playfully pelt each other with vibrant paints, adding a wildly colorful hue to the environment. San Francisco-based photographer Thomas Hawk caught some amazing …

15 Great Fourth of July Deals You Absolutely Must Check Out

This year, July 4 falls on a Friday. And given the sales we're seeing (entire stores at 40% or 50% off!), it's looking a lot like an early Black …

Ice Cream

33 Amazing Plates Of Food

How can you just sit there chewing, content with your sad, conformist sandwich? You could be turning your food into ART.

Skip The Greeting Card Aisle: 18 Ways to DIY Your Stationery

In the age of texts and emails, it’s easy to forget how fun it is to receive some snail mail. But what makes it even more fun is when you make the cards yourself! These DIY’ed cards — from dip-dyed to printable — are anything <i>but</i> store-bought. So whether it’s a thank you note, a party invitation or …

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Passing on a mother tongue to our children is a natural way to connect our children to their cultural roots.

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AppyKids Toy Box launches new Memory Games for your child to play and develop their cognitive skills.

In the AppyKids Toy Box, your child can play The Memory Game, also known as Matching Pairs, this game encourages your children to use their memory …

Personalization

Caramella's How to be a Diva

The Origins of the Arabic Alphabet

Our alphabet journey to discover the origins of the Arabic alphabet takes us back to the 2nd century BC in northern Arabia.<p>There, lived a Semitic …

Language

Play School Flashcards Letters S Z R L

The Importance of Storytelling for Young Children

My son Dev is now 3.5 years old and although his relationship with books is somewhat hot and cold, I have noticed how his love of storytelling has …

Writing

Instill a Secure Self in Your Children

In my first post looking at how to raise secure children, I explored how you can help ensure that your children have a secure attachment with you. The second message of security involves children's sense of security that they develop about themselves. For children to feel truly secure, they must …

5 Secrets Of Super-Happy Parents With Well-Behaved Kids

Parenting from your child's point of view means shifting your orientation, and seeing the world from a new perspective. Instead of understanding your child from a "top-down" adult position, think and look at the world as if you were their age and size. It's something I think about every day as the …

10 Common Mistakes Parents Today Make (Me Included)

When I became a mom, I got lots of advice on how to love my child. But not until a few years ago did someone actually point out that loving a child means wanting what's best for them <i>long-term.</i><p>When my four daughters were young, <i>long-term</i> didn't resonate with me. Back then it was about survival, …

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