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How to Use the Holidays to Teach the Kids to Speak...

The holidays are upon us and all of us are looking forward to the break. Your plans might include travel, a lot of family...
The truth about Santa

Should You Tell Your Kids the Truth About Santa Claus?

The Truth About Santa Claus. It's something I struggled with a lot when my kids were very young, especially because, being Muslim, we don't...
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Diversity Girls: Dolls That Represent

When I was a little girl all I ever wanted was a Barbie. A real Barbie, not a knock-off version of her (which is...
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5 Ways to Repurpose Leftover Halloween Candy

Do you have a lot of leftover Halloween candy? Whether it's left from the candy you were giving out to trick-or-treaters coming to the...

The Switch Witch – A Visit From Your Favourite Witch!

I start running in October. Time speeds up with kids’ birthdays and festivals and I don’t slow down till well after Christmas. With all...
DIY Diwali Diya Craft

DIY Diwali Diya Craft

As Diwali inches closer, families around the world are shopping at their local bazaars or melas to buy their Diyas. Diyas are central to Diwali since...
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12 Tips for Long Flights with Kids

Summer time means…vacations! While the actual vacation itself is absolutely wonderful, sometimes getting there is a little less so when you have kids. My...

Learning Made Fun with Toka Box

With the myriad of subscription boxes out there, when it comes to learning about the  culture, there was nothing to be seen. That is,...

Juggling ‘Motherhood’ and Finding Balance

Becoming a mother, finding balance and juggling all the roles that come with motherhood, is no easy task. Add to that the different attitudes towards working...

Fun and Easy Ways to Beat the Heat!

  When the temperature starts rising above my comfort zone, I'm a stay-inside-and-bask-in-the-AC kind of girl. But now that I have an almost two year-old...