Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Huge Giveaway for Eid: Tea Collection, Little Passports, Little Pim, Dolls, Books, Music & More

Giveaway for Eid: Tea Collection, Little Passports, Harmony Dolls and more

This contest has now closed.


We love our community of readers and wanted to give something to you as a thanks for being part of our InCultureParent community.


July is summer in the Northern hemisphere and marked by many beautiful celebrations like Tanabata in Japan and Ramadan across the Muslim world. Ramadan encourages a spirit of compassion and generosity, culminating in the festival of Eid. In this spirit of generosity, we want to giveaway not one but six things to you all. Each of these products chosen shares in our vision of the importance of raising global citizens.


Here are the exciting globally-inspired things we are giving away to ONE lucky winner. Thank you to our rockstar sponsors who made this all possible. They are all so generous and every single one of these is a brand we love! There’s one small catch before we get started. If you’re the winner, we encourage (but not require) you to giveaway one of these five things to someone else. It can be someone you know like a friend or your child’s teacher, or someone you don’t know. Maybe it’s someone at a homeless shelter or maybe it’s a random name from the comments below. Whose day can you brighten through your generosity?


Here are the prizes


Tea Collection gift certificate ($100 worth of their adorable clothes)


huge Eid giveaway-Tea collection


Tea’s combination of fresh designs and comfortable playwear make them one of my favorite brands for kids and perfect for global citizens. Each season, designers at Tea travel to a new destination around the globe. Their distinctive fashion collections are inspired by the beauty they discover in their travels. From the art of traditional Korean patchwork to the graphic boldness of Brazilian street graffiti to the colors and patterns of Morocco, they turn their discoveries into modern and wearable children’s clothing for ages 0 – 12. Tea will give a $100 gift certificate to the winner. My girls love their Tea clothes—especially the dresses but they have plenty of great boy clothes too! Tea will ship only within the U.S.


Harmony Dolls—Fair Trade and Handmade


Harmony Dolls All


These beautiful dolls are ethically made in East Timor by a collective of 26 women artisans. Harmony Dolls® are co-created by SWAGS World® and women artisan entrepreneurs in East Timor. SWAGS World’s® women’s empowerment mission is focused on working together with artisans to create handmade products, and opening up new responsible markets for them to trade in. When a female artisan is empowered, she can lift herself and her family out of intergenerational poverty. She can inspire development within her community, drive forward economic and social progress and improve lives across her entire nation. What’s beautiful about these dolls is not just their diversity but also how transparently and ethically they are crafted. You can even meet the women who made the dolls on their website.  The winner chooses any diverse doll from their line and they will ship globally to the winner.


Little Passports (3 month subscription to the World Edition)


Little Passports- World Explorer Kit


Inspire a love and understanding of the world through Little Passports as your child learns about a new country every month. Your first month’s Explorer Kit arrives in a suitcase and contains everything your child needs to get started: a letter from Sam and Sofia, a map, a passport, stickers, access to online games and more. Country specific packages filled with fun souvenirs, letters, stickers, photos, activity sheets and more arrive every month thereafter. Recommended age 5 to 10 years old. They will ship only to the U.S./Canada.


Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: a Muslim Book of Colors




This beautifully illustrated children’s book by Hena Khan (author) and Mehrdokht Amini (illustrator) is perfect for preschool aged to kindergarten kids. It would be a nice addition to any child’s library or a classroom. It is both educational and enjoyable for Muslims and non-Muslims alike as it describes Islamic concepts in a way that doesn’t feel like an explanation: “Blue is the hijab mom likes to wear. It’s a scarf she uses to cover her hair.” To learn more about the book, please see our review here. They will ship globally to the winner.


Pacha’s Pajamas Music CD




Pacha’s Pajamas is catchy and fun music with a positive message about nature and our interconnected planet — otherwise called eco-pop! The album centers on a little girl, Pacha, with big dreams. The musical on the CD is based around the animals and plants on her new pajamas who come alive one night. With some big names in music like Mos Def, Talib Kweli and Yasiin Bey, think pop music meets hip hop beats about a hummingbird and whale in one story, and catchy singalongs that won’t make you curse Disney.


This is music your kids will love (my kids introduced the whole neighborhood to it) and leaves them humming messages that have power and meaning. They will ship globally to the winner.


Little Pim Language Learning Program


little pim2


Little Pim is the award-winning language learning program designed for children ages 0-6. Their unique Entertainment Immersion Method® engages a child’s natural love of play, making it fun and easy to learn. You will win a digital 6-pack in your choice of language (retail value $70). Available languages are Spanish, French, Chinese, German, Italian, English/ESL. We owned the Little Pim Arabic DVDs when my girls were young and they loved watching the cartoon Panda interspersed with faces of real kids and families. And I must admit, it was a great way for me to learn Arabic along with them.


How to win

Tell us in the comments below what corner of the world you live in and one fun thing your family is doing this July.


We will pick one winner by random number generator.


If you share this on Facebook you will get one extra entry (please leave an additional comment to tell us you shared it). If you share on twitter that’s another entry (please include us in the tweet @incultureparent and leave one more comment to tell us you shared it with the link). That’s a total of 3 entries possible.


You can enter until Wednesday July 30 at 10 p.m. Casablanca time. Wait, what? Casablanca time? Yes, that’s cause that’s where we’ll be reading the entries from while sipping on mint tea. That’s 3 p.m. ET on July 30.


Remember, if you’re the winner we encourage you to be generous and give away one of the items to someone else! If you do give something away, please let us know!


Now please go comment and share. But mostly, we want to thank you for being part of our community, and to remember to be kind to everyone you meet and go through life with a generous heart!


Huge Giveaway for Eid Collage

More Great Stuff You'll Love:

Ramadan Star and Moon Craft

A craft recycled from your kid's art work!

10 Things Not to Say to Parents of Multilingual Children

Have you been guilty of any of these?

A Different World: No Longer Brown in White America

Is it racist to not want to raise your kids in white America?

Family History

Who knew that becoming a mother merged our histories of loss and grief


Stephanie is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of InCultureParent. She has two Moroccan-American daughters (ages 5 and 6), whom she is raising, together with her husband, bilingual in Arabic and English at home, while also introducing Spanish. After many moves worldwide, she currently lives in Berkeley, California.

Leave us a comment!

  1. CommentsMarielys Martí   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:05 pm

    We are having fun at Vbs Agency D3, enjoying the pool and riding our bikes together 🙂

  2. CommentsPaula   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:07 pm

    Virginia, USA. Lots of swimming!

  3. CommentsPaula   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:08 pm

    Shared on facebook

  4. CommentsLeanne   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:31 pm

    We’re in San Diego and we’re enjoying a lot of nature, including early mornings at the beach and frolicking at the botanical gardens!

  5. CommentsSel Abou-Maarouf   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:36 pm

    Michigan, USA. We are going to the beach this summer!

  6. CommentsAnel   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:36 pm

    Virginia, USA. Getting ready for our first baby and trying to spend time outdoors with our dogs!! I would share these prizes with my sister, since her children are older. Thanks!

  7. CommentsAnel   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:38 pm

    Shared on FB! Thanks!

  8. CommentsAnel   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:40 pm

    Shared on twitter! Thanks!

  9. CommentsMaria of Trilingual Mama   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 1:53 pm

    Stephanie, that is a pretty exciting giveaway! We are here in Paris, France and will be going to a nephew’s wedding in Lyon this weekend, which means a huge family reunion and that will be the highlight of our July!
    Thank you for this great giveaway!
    Bisous xo

  10. CommentsTahina Quezada   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 2:30 pm

    Our family is going to go to Hersey park and buy pounds of chocolate and play some arcade games.

  11. CommentsAlison Bhraunxs   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 2:44 pm

    We are in the Barossa Valley, South Australia. It’s the middle of winter so we are keeping warm inside chasing our boy around who is learning to pull himself up!

  12. CommentsAlison Bhraunxs   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 2:46 pm

    Shared on Facebook 🙂

  13. CommentsCarmen Van Deursen   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:02 pm

    We are from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and we are spending some great family time at amusement parks such as Hershey Park and Dorney Park.

  14. CommentsCarmen Van Deursen   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:05 pm

    Shared on Facebook! Here’s my link

  15. CommentsCarmen Van Deursen   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:12 pm

    Shared on twitter! Here’s my tweet

  16. Commentsanna pry   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:24 pm

    North Carolina and we’re exploring our state parks

  17. Commentsanna pry   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:27 pm

    I shared on facebook here

  18. Commentsanna pry   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:29 pm

    i tweeted here

  19. CommentsKelly D   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:51 pm

    I live in PA and we are taking my kids to a science center this month.

  20. CommentsKelly D   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 3:57 pm


  21. CommentsEmily Marques   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 4:23 pm

    We live in Broomfield, Colorado but we just got back from our first international family trip to Italy!

  22. CommentsEmily Marques   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 4:23 pm

    Shared on Facebook

  23. CommentsKara Suro   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 4:59 pm

    We are American (from San Francisco) but lived in Madrid, Spain, the past 2 years. Our July “fun” was moving back to the states and visiting with family on the east coast!

  24. CommentsValerie @Glittering Muffins   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 5:25 pm

    We are in Western Canada and we had fun picking strawberries this July 🙂 (We’d like to win the Little Passport)

  25. CommentsBecky   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 5:45 pm

    We’ve lived all over but are currently living in Houston, TX and our July fun is a huge road trip: Memphis, Chicago, and Mt Rushmore;).

  26. CommentsAmanda M   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 6:42 pm

    Were in Marrakech…..most of the time! Were going camping this month. The kids can’t wait to go fishing!

  27. Commentserin   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 6:58 pm

    Iowa, USA. Camping with family

  28. Commentscecy Fencer   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 7:06 pm

    American- Bolivian couple, live in Virginia. Just enjoying Summer with late nights, lightning bugs, lots of insects and fun while gardening.

  29. CommentsMaDonna   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 7:33 pm

    I’m from the US, married to a German TCK – we are living in Taiwan. This summer’s fun was staying in Taiwan and enjoying the beach, the mountain streams and anything that helped to get us outside.

  30. CommentsMaDonna   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 7:42 pm

    Shared it on my FB page “raisingTCKs” here

  31. CommentsMaDonna   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 7:44 pm

    Tweeted here

  32. Commentse michelle   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 8:00 pm

    central florida! we are going camping on the gulf of yes but beautiful!

  33. CommentsChamisa   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 10:09 pm

    We are in Germany, and our kids are still in school (kindergarten)! Our fun begins in August.

  34. CommentsAngie   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 11:03 pm

    Hola! We are in a small city called Clermont-Fd. in France. We have been visiting museums and attending reading classes for toddlers. During the summer French like organizing aperos all the time to enjoy the sunlight, so we have very busy weekends!

  35. CommentsFarrah   |  Wednesday, 23 July 2014 at 11:34 pm

    July is full of Ramadan fun-fasting, doing good deeds, charity and a Random Acts of Ramadan Kindness project. We are busy with drama camps, writing workshops, basketball, swimming and science experiments gone awry. We have family visiting from England, and many, many day trips planned, as well as 3 Eid festivities to plan for next week!

    Live in Chicago, IL.

  36. CommentsLeanna @ Alldonemonkey   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 12:12 am

    We are in California, and my husband is taking my son to see Real Madrid play this weekend!

  37. CommentsFernanda   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 4:00 am

    I am brazilian and my husband american. We live in Atlanta, GA and we just welcomed a new baby in our family 4 weeks Go so this has been a slow summer. Our favorite things this month has been cuddling with the baby, going to the movies and playing in our backyard.
    I shared on facebook

  38. CommentsGalina / Raising a Trilingual Child   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 4:24 am

    What a great giveaway! Thank you for organizing it! This summer we are totally Immersed into the beauty of Lake Garda, Italy and Russian books. 🙂

  39. CommentsGalina / Raising a Trilingual Child   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 4:38 am

    Shared on Twitter

  40. CommentsMami2jcn   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 5:04 am

    We live in North Carolina and are spending time at the pool.

  41. CommentsFlorence   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 6:50 am

    Hola! We are in weatern Canada and we have been road tripping and visiting friendsas well as jumping in our trampoline in the backyard. 🙂

  42. CommentsFrances   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 7:29 am

    ¡Saludos! We’re in South Carolina, USA. This summer we’ve been to two road trips to the beach, and another to Great Wolf Lodge (inside water park); we’ve been spending a lot of time outdoors, playing in the pool, and having fun!

  43. CommentsFrances   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 7:31 am

    Shared on FB!

  44. CommentsFrances   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 7:33 am

    Shared on Twitter!

  45. CommentsEmelia   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 7:59 am

    We have lived in Alexandria, Egypt for nearly five years, but are spending this July in Ohio, USA, preparing to have our second child and enjoying green grass and rain!

  46. CommentsEmelia   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 8:00 am

    shared on Facebook!

  47. CommentsAmanda   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 9:12 am

    What a fantastic giveaway! We are in Ecuador. We are exploring this beautiful country, learning Spanish, and experiencing the culture here!

  48. CommentsNehal Elramly   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 10:00 am

    My little family will be visiting a wild animal conservation center next week. So excited. 🙂

  49. Commentslivivua   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 10:51 am


  50. Commentslivivua   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 10:52 am TWEETED

  51. Commentslivivua   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 10:54 am


  52. CommentsScarlett   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 1:49 pm

    We are currently living in Bogota, Colombia and are trying to raise our two sons as Spanish speakers. If we win, we will share our winnings with my brother and SIL who also have 2 boys!

  53. CommentsSamantha   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 2:09 pm

    We live in portland, Oregon. This July we are starting a new business venture to encourage breastfeeding and using organic sustainable things.

  54. CommentsAsiya   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 3:26 pm

    Toronto, Canada and we went to the museum to see the Forbidden City in China exhibition

  55. CommentsAnna   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 3:50 pm

    Awesome giveaway, everything looks great! We love in London UK, and celebrating Eid will be the most exciting this July, we’ve been busy with Ramadan all through the month, and the children have only just finished school for the holidays!

  56. CommentsAnna   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 3:51 pm

    Just tweeted here

  57. CommentsCarolsue   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 5:57 pm

    We live in Northern California and just got back from a Roadtrip to Oregon

  58. CommentsCarolsue   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 5:59 pm

    I shared on Facebook

  59. CommentsCarolsue   |  Thursday, 24 July 2014 at 6:03 pm

    I tweeted

  60. CommentsCarla S   |  Friday, 25 July 2014 at 1:30 am

    We live in uk. This july has been beautifully sunny. We have been enjoying Iur container garden watching flowers and vegetables grow. Learning about caterpillars. Enjoying ramadan and iftaris from wondrrful friends and neighbours.We will soon celebrate mt first Eid 🙂

  61. CommentsKari Kelly   |  Friday, 25 July 2014 at 6:01 am

    Frederick, Maryland. We’re loving camping and and library time this July!

  62. CommentsKari Kelly   |  Friday, 25 July 2014 at 6:06 am

    Shared on Facebook. 🙂

  63. Commentsolga   |  Friday, 25 July 2014 at 6:19 am

    on weekends we are going to water playgrounds in local park, to the beach and every week day we go to the pool! my kids are like fish, can’t live without water 🙂

  64. CommentsKari Kelly   |  Friday, 25 July 2014 at 6:21 am

    And tweeted!

  65. Commentsolga   |  Friday, 25 July 2014 at 6:21 am


  66. CommentsMeghan   |  Friday, 25 July 2014 at 6:25 pm

    Hi! We are in Texas and have spent our July swimming, exploring new places and staying out of the extreme heat. It’s baby’s first summer and she’s doing great! 🙂

  67. CommentsJanet   |  Saturday, 26 July 2014 at 4:30 pm

    We live in Canada, and are picnicking on Toronto City Centre Island!

  68. CommentsJanet   |  Saturday, 26 July 2014 at 4:31 pm

    Shared on Facebook!

  69. CommentsBeth   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 8:48 am

    I’m up to my “ears” in corn here in Indiana. My four kids and I are going to a water park next week. Prayers welcome 🙂

  70. CommentsBeth   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 8:50 am

    from @babysmamatimes4

  71. CommentsBeth   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 8:54 am

    fb share:

  72. CommentsChristy coon   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 9:27 am

    Would love to win and share the prizes.

  73. CommentsChristy coon   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 9:27 am

    Shared on facebook

  74. CommentsRobin baker   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 2:35 pm

    Located in Portland Oregon! Hmm…hopefully we’ll get to go camping!!!

  75. CommentsSandra   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 2:37 pm

    I’m in Hampton Roads, VA! We’ve been spending lots of time at the pool and the library! I finally found a library with a Children’s Spanish section! 🙂

  76. CommentsSandra   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 2:39 pm

    I shared on Facebook!

  77. CommentsSandra   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 2:41 pm

    I shared on Twitter too!

  78. CommentsAdrienne   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:00 pm

    It’s so hot here in Florida this summer (as usual) and I’ve got a 4 month old and a 2.5 year old. To beat the heat and tropical storms we’ve been opting for a lot of indoor fun. Loads of puzzles, imaginary play with silks and tons of reading to start…

  79. CommentsAdrienne   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:00 pm

    Shared on Facebook.

  80. CommentsJulie Storm   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:10 pm

    We are in Florida enjoying morning and evening walks and bike rides, with indoor family time during the hot afternoons. I also really enjoy our occasional trips to the beach, park, or play center.

  81. CommentsAdrienne   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:15 pm

    Tweeted the contest as well. Here is the link

  82. CommentsAlicia Alexander - Sahmoudi   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:31 pm

    Salaam alaikum! I am an RPCV married to my husband who I met during my service in Morocco. We live in Taza, Morocco. Its been a different Ramadan this year as I am pregnant with our first baby this time – so I am not fasting. My husband has been fasting Ramadan and working full time as a fire fighter – which means he has been busy as its Morocco’s fire season!
    InshaAllah it would be nice to win these prizes to have for when baby arrives!

  83. CommentsZabina   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:40 pm

    I’m a full time student for the summer schedule so my mom is out visiting here in Indianapolis! We are visiting all of the sites like the zoo, state parks and anything that has to do with trains since my son is obsessed with them!

  84. CommentsStacy Burnett   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:43 pm

    We moved into a new house in July!

  85. CommentsStacy Burnett   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 3:44 pm

    I shared on FB!

  86. CommentsSharyn   |  Sunday, 27 July 2014 at 5:25 pm

    We’re in the Boston area. We’re reading lots of books this July since I broke my foot.

  87. CommentsSolducky   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 5:59 am

    Indiana – we love creek stomping!

  88. CommentsSolducky   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 6:01 am

    I tweeted –

  89. CommentsLiz   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 6:25 am

    My seven-year-old daughter and I live in Boston Massachusetts, she is enjoying art camp this July!

  90. CommentsLiz   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 6:28 am

    Also just shared on my Facebook business page, Barefoot in Boston.

  91. Commentscw   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 8:53 am

    We live in the NW of the US (Seattle) and we have been moving and selling our house this summer. Looking forward to finding a new home so we can start enjoying this amazing weather we are having.

  92.   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 9:40 am

    We are from Westborough, Massachusetts and we just got home from Ethiopian Heritage and Culture Camp in Virginia as our youngest is adopted from Ethiopia! We had a fabulous time there learning and connecting with other families.

  93. CommentsMarielys Martí   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 12:08 pm

    We are from Puerto Rico, living in maryland, this weekend we played a lot with trio block outside, enjoying the beautiful weather.

  94. Commentsroroism   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 1:00 pm

    family of Poles curently living in Cambridge, uk (after Luxembourg and stockholm).
    lots of weekend roadtrips as we have just moved in few months ago

  95. CommentsLinda Meyers-Gabbard   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 4:31 pm

    I am in Ohio. Our fun thing is we are moving to Gatlinburg any day now…

  96. CommentsLinda Meyers-Gabbard   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 4:34 pm

  97. CommentsLinda Meyers-Gabbard   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 4:38 pm

  98. CommentsAimee   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 8:01 pm

    Hi! We’re in Chicago, IL! My family has been hitting the road on the weekends to explore the midwest. We love our summertime road trips!

  99. CommentsAnne S   |  Monday, 28 July 2014 at 8:32 pm

    Tewksbury, MA. We took a road trip to see friends in Chicago and family in Ohio!

  100. CommentsAngela McCourt   |  Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 8:12 am

    London, England with three ages 4 and under! What an adventure!

  101. CommentsWendryn   |  Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 8:36 am

    Reno, NV with an almost-three-year-old. We’re going to museums and playing outside a lot! We went to a fire arts festival last weekend, too, which was a lot of fun.

  102. CommentsClarissa   |  Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 8:36 am

    I live in Pennsylvania (about 45 minutes outside of Philadelphia). This July we have watched my son and his travel baseball team play a lot of baseball. We have had zoo and aquarium outings and get togethers with friends!

  103. CommentsKerrye Dove   |  Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 9:23 am

    We live in Chicago, IL, and have been going to the local zoos, aquarium and museums this July while we await the arrival of our second.

  104. CommentsTaryn T.   |  Wednesday, 30 July 2014 at 5:56 am

    We live in Central Florida, and as much as we would love to be outside, it is too hot and rainy! BOO! We are having fun going to the mountains in Tennessee, doing science experiments at home, and going to Build a Bear!

Get weekly updates right in your inbox so you don't miss out!

A Children's Book for Raising Global Citizens

Every life is a story. It’s easier to understand someone when you know their story.

Why I Travel 13 Hours Alone with My Kids Every Chance I Get

Travelling with children, while definitely more of a mission, contradicts the old saying that “life is about the journey, not the destination.”

A Diverse Book for Preschoolers in Celebration of Multicultural Children's Book Day

A book that honestly and simply celebrates the every day diversity that children experience.

Why My African Feminist Mother Gave Me the Identity of My Father's Tribe

She gave me an identity so different from her own.

2 Children’s Books about Jamaica

Explore Jamaica with your child.

Costa Rica with Kids: Two Weeks of Family Travel

Two weeks of Pura Vida in a country with so much to offer families.

Should I Worry about My Child's Accent in Her Foreign Language?

See why Dr. Gupta takes offense to this question and where children learn accents from

How to raise trilingual kids when exposure to Dad's language is limited

My kids only get 1-2 hours of the minority language per day-help!
[…] in their homes even if the US is an anomaly. Here are two articles on co-sleeping (click here and here) and one “Dear Abby” (click […...
From The West’s Strange Relationship to Babies and Sleep
Hi...I am an Asian who was adopted and raised by Caucasian American missionaries in South America. I have two kids-my daughter is 16 and my son is 11. When I had my first baby I too was indoctrinate...
From The West’s Strange Relationship to Babies and Sleep
This Karina, the Karina from the article. I'm now 13. It took this article was written 3 years ago and barely coming across it right now. I was originally trying to look for my folkloric pictures fo...
From How This Single Working Mom Raised a Trilingual Kid
Nice recipe, thank for shari...
From Vaisakhi Recipe: Sarson Ka Sag
I've been in Germany Ten years now, Lived in Frankfurt and Stuttgart, specifically Leonberg. In Frankfurt I was shocked by how unfriendly the People were, how aggressive their Drivers, but in Leonbe...
From Are Germans Really Rude?
At DreamAfrica, we are a streaming app for animations and films from around the world. We celebrate cultural representation in digital media and invite you to download and share our DreamAfrica appp...
From What We Are Not About
Imagine those people who work at your typical IT Department, yeah those weirdos with low EQ, no manners, no social skills; indeed those who kiss the bosses' ass when it's convenient, but get offend...
From Are Germans Really Rude?
I contacted the editor of this magazine (Stephanie) and she told me she'd inform Jan about this article. I have since changed my mind about going to Germany because of Merkel's policies, and this i...
From Are Germans Really Rude?

More Columns