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Questions Muslims get asked during Ramadan

Can you brush your teeth? What about having a cup of tea? And do you lose weight?<p>Mohamed Hirsi, Hamda Osman, Hamzah Hafesji and Suban Abdulla answer the questions they get during Ramadan.

Ramadan

A Timelapse Video Of Dubai's Astonishing Growth

<b>Dubai’s transformation from a fishing village to a global real estate hub has been nothing short of remarkable.</b> From having the world’s tallest …

13 Habits For Raising Well-Adjusted Kids

I keep seeing posts about “entitled kids” making the rounds lately. In fact, you don’t have to look hard before you see things written about how …

24 Hilarious Comics About Sibling Relationships

Here's to all the bickering, bonding and hijinks.<p>Sibling relationships are really special.<p>You may have your disagreements (likely a <i>lot</i> of disagreements), but they can also be your ultimate partners-in-crime. You may give them a hard time, but if someone else utters a negative word about them, …

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

What Nutritionists Serve Their Kids For Breakfast

Experts share their recipes and tips for fellow parents.<p>Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, as the saying goes.<p>So naturally parents want to start their kids off on a healthy, happy note with breakfasts that are both nutritious and delicious. HuffPost asked several nutritionists what …

Here’s how to use mindfulness to make better decisions

A lot of the time you know what the smart thing to do is. But you’re still worried about how it might turn out. Or regrets about a past decision are …

Self-help

If You Do Any of These 19 Things Now, You're Way More Productive Than You Think | Inc.com

Ever wish you had more than 24 hours in a day to get more things done? As 2018 draws near, this is the time of year to start thinking about new habits, tools, and techniques that work to our advantage without us working ourselves to death.<p>Well, nothing you do in 2018 can make you more productive …

Time Management

20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates Living an Exceptional Life From an Average One | Inc.com

Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He wanted things done a certain way, challenging other people to work harder, work longer, and sometimes to do more than they thought was possible.<p>Steve Jobs had high standards. He wanted things to be done his way.<p>But he also believed in the power of …

Self-improvement

These are Google Play's best apps, games, books and movies of 2017

<i>Update, 12/01/2017:</i> Over the weekend, Google made some adjustments to its “best of 2017” list that we recently reported on, including removing the Photo Editor – Beauty Camera & Photo Filters from the “most popular new apps” category. Like Google, we have now replaced this with FaceApp — more …

Apps

How to choose your Dubai theme park

Move over Orlando. Not content with boasting the world’s tallest building, an indoor ski slope and a palm-shaped island, Dubai is now also striving to become the theme park capital of the world. With five new fun zones opened since 2016, you can now go ghost-busting, snap a selfie with a dinosaur, …

Top 10 Beach Resorts in the UAE for Families

Family-Friendly UAE Favourites you should try for your next vacation<p>Surrounded by the azure waters of the Arabian Gulf to the north and the Indian …

Customer Service

How to make your kids smarter in 10 scientific steps

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But what makes …

iOS tip: The handy shortcut menu hidden on your iPhone or iPad

Here's a simple trick that will make it much easier for you to find and use the buried features that you regularly use on your iPhone or iPad.<p>I use …

Handy

Want Your Kids To Appreciate You? Make Them Do Sh*t For Themselves

The other morning, my son woke up late for school, stayed in the bathroom fixing his hair for a bit too long, then asked me to make his lunch.<p><i>No can</i> …

Parenting

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Smart, Successful and Sane? Experts Say Don't Do This 1 Thing | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>When you're a kid, you're trying to make sense of the world and how you might get the most out of it.<p>Once you're on your own, you realize that you have to think for yourself, even as the world …

Mentally Strong Kids Have Parents Who Refuse to Do These 13 Things | Inc.com

Raising a mentally strong kid doesn't mean he won't cry when he's sad or that he won't fail sometimes. Mental strength doesn't make you immune to hardship and it's not about suppressing your emotions.<p>In fact, it's quite the opposite. Mental strength is what helps kids bounce back from setbacks and …

Self-help

Jeff Bezos says the technique he uses to keep from wasting time at meetings can seem 'strange' to new employees

There are lots of reasons this happens, but many times it comes down to a lack of preparation. Think about it: You can send an agenda in advance, you can provide all the resources your team needs for a productive meeting, but this won't do any good unless people take time to review and think things …

Narcissistic Parents Are Literally Incapable Of Loving Their Children

Imagine growing up in a home where one of your parents couldn’t truly love you. Where every time you looked to them for encouragement, you were told …

Start Brushing With Turmeric Toothpaste and Watch What Happens to Plaque and Gum Disease

U.S. citizens are spending more than 1 billion dollars a year on over-the-counter tooth whitening products.<p>They are doing this without being aware of …

Dentistry

The Gordon Ramsay Breakfast Video Taking the Internet By Storm

Gordon Ramsay may be British, but he knows his way around a classic American breakfast. In a video, released on his Youtube channel over the weekend, the tempestuous chef shows us a hashbrown hack for the ages and a method for cooking eggs that has me waiting for the weekend. But don’t just take my …

Researchers Studied Highly Gifted Kids for 45 Years—Here's What They Found

Intelligence matters, according to a massive longitudinal study that looked at gifted kids over the course of their lifetimes.<p>Researchers have been tracking the minds and careers of over 5,000 gifted kids for 45 years. And what they learned was in some ways anticipated, and in others, totally …

Parenting

How to spend the first 30 minutes of your morning so you can be more productive all day

One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're always doing, doing, doing, and searching for new and novel ways to do more.<p>The truth is, your desire to do more and get more done will lead you not toward greater productivity, but toward burnout, if you don't take time each day to check in …

6 High-Performance Habits Only the Most Extraordinary People Share, Backed by Science | Inc.com

Why do some people succeed more quickly than others, and maintain that success over the course of decades? And out of that extremely small subset of people, why do some of them seem miserable, while others live happy lives?<p>Success and happiness: <i>That's</i> the combination we all hope to achieve. But the …

Self-improvement

Is your child having trouble sleeping? Melatonin isn’t the only answer.

Your child, no longer a baby, has trouble falling asleep. Or he wakes up in the wee hours of the morning and can’t get back to sleep.<p>Parents may worry if this happens more than occasionally. There’s all kinds of advice for helping babies sleep better, such as Ferberizing or baby whispering. But …

Want to Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Do These 3 Things (Most Parents Don't Do Any of Them) | Inc.com

Challenges, hardship, and setbacks are inevitable. Teaching kids to build mental muscle helps them become resilient. It's also the key to helping them reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But, it's easy to get so caught up in day-to-day issues, like homework and soccer practice, that you forget …

Self-help

The immune-boosting drink that makes apple cider vinegar look tame

A few years ago, I developed a mid-winter cough that sounded so alarming, a friend went to her trusted Chinese herbalist in search of a cure. She …

Simple Tips For Getting Amazingly Organized

What are some simple ways to get and stay organized?<p>You’ve done checklists, to-do lists, countless scheduling apps, and the latest in memory tricks. Yet, it can still sometimes feel as though your desk is cluttered, your inbox full, and your calendar is a mess. Are there any tips to getting (and</i> …

Productivity