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When did Valentine’s Day Become a Children’s Holiday?

Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Oddly enough my first reminder of this every year is when the school sends home a list of...
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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...
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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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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...

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...

4 Small Steps To A Healthier Family Life

It's been a little while now since we all set our resolutions and intentions for the new year. Most of us have made them...

How Will Your Kids Remember You?

Do you ever think about how your kids will remember you when they are all grown up and move away? How they'll describe you...

Introducing Kids to Religion

When I was growing up, I never had a question about my religious identity. I come from a practicing Sikh family, and I just...

6 Brilliant Kids’ Birthday Party Themes!

Who doesn't love a good birthday party, right? The treats, the bouncy castle, the dessert table (yum!) There is so much to look forward...