An African Guide to Death and Mourning

I heard it over and over again in the U.K.. “They crossed the street and wouldn't speak to me, after he died.” “No one would talk to me about it.” “It was...

Which Language First When Raising Trilingual Kids?

At almost 19 months old, Ramzi is just starting to really get talking. Matt was also an early talker and it’s been really interesting to watch the differences and similarities in how the two acquire and use their three languages.
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Children’s Book for Day of the Dead

This book brings the Day of the Dead to life for any child. Although written in English, Day of the Dead fluidly integrates many Spanish words and phrases. Each segment of the story introduces a facet of preparing for the holiday, like buying sugar skulls (calaveras de azúcar).

The Problem with Representation of Multicultural Children in Media

Multicultural children are under-represented in mainstream media. The heroine is always white and black children don't usually have African features.
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What to Do with 48 Hours in Casablanca

Casablanca is not a favorite city for tourists and it’s understandable why. It’s a large city to navigate with crazy traffic and without the charm of places like Marrakech. However,...
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Are Non-White Children Not as Important? Where are the Brown Dolls?

The gift of a white doll starts this mom on a mission for brown dolls.