10 Best Children’s Books for Gifts
Our Editors favorite multicultural books for this holiday season.
Will Three Languages Confuse a Young Child?
I speak Spanish. My wife speaks Italian. We are raising our son in the U.S. Is 3 languages too many when he is really young?
11 African-American Children’s Books for Christmas and Kwanzaa
Some great childrens books featuring African-American characters that celebrate Christmas and Kwanzaa as well as a short explanation of Kwanzaa.
What I Can Do as a White Mom After Darren Wilson’s Acquittal
How do I explain to my kids the racism that does not come in the form of explicit laws and overt, blatant prejudice?
10 Multicultural Children’s Books that Make Adults Cry
10 books to uproot, transport and make us part of an experience far away or from another time. And we dare you not to cry.
Why This Mom Banned the Word ‘Weird’ From Her Kids’ Vocabulary
It all started with the guy at the garden store. His face was splotched with purple burns—not badly, but enough for my kids to notice and be scared, making loud comments in the store.
The Cultural Battleground of Sleepovers
Why many multicultural families approach seemingly simple topics like sleepovers from very different angles.
Are Parents Too Overprotective in the West and Too Lax in the East?
Is picking up a strangers child invasive?
Does Religion Matter? Juggling Two Faiths in One Family
I have been looking for daily family rituals as a way to reinforce values that we care about: family, community, compassion and love. Whats the best way to transmit these values to our kids?
My Daughter’s 10 Favorite Multicultural Books
As a white adoptive mother of two Ethiopian children, I’m always on the lookout for meaningful books that show people from all parts of the world. These are my daughters favorites.
I was Diagnosed with Cancer at Age 37 while Abroad with Kids
Illness in a foreign country can be scary but it taught this mom a different meaning of family.
Huge Giveaway for Eid: Tea Collection, Little Passports, Little Pim, Dolls, Books, Music & More
Win almost $300 in prizes from awesome globally-inspired childrens products.