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Autumn marks a festive time of year around the world whether you’re celebrating Samhain in Ireland, el Día de los Muertos in Mexico, or Halloween in North America. When it comes to Cambodian culture for kids, Pchum Ben or Ancestor’s Day represents another colorful fall holiday. Let’s explore this uniquely Cambodian festival and how you […]

October 30, 2018

Cambodian Culture for Kids: Celebrating Pchum Ben

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Halloween remains one of the oldest holidays in the world, celebrated around the globe in myriad ways from Dia de los Muertos in Mexico to Pangangaluluwâ in the Philippines. While the United States and Canada focus on costume parties, pranks, and trick-or-treating, celebrations vary widely in other locations and exploring them remains a fun way […]

October 19, 2018

Travel the World: Halloween Celebrations Around the Globe

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Thanksgiving will be here before you know it. How will you and your family celebrate this year? Instead of opting for the same old turkey coma, why not shake things up by starting a new family tradition? From a multi-ethnic dinner to life-changing Thanksgiving travel, we’ve got the ideas you need to make this Thanksgiving […]

October 13, 2018

From Thanksgiving Travel to Volunteering: Unique Holiday Ideas

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Childhood has become domesticated, and it’s hurting our kids. For many children today, smartphones have replaced nature hikes and outdoor exploration. Yet, according to Outside, “Our changing culture has knocked away the scaffolding that used to provide formative and enriching adventures.” That’s why it’s paramount that we bring back childhood adventures. So, how do we […]

October 9, 2018

Childhood Adventures: Why Our Kids Need More of Them

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Are we harming our kids by restricting the amount of free outdoor play that they enjoy? That’s the question that Angela Hanscom, a pediatric occupational therapist, explores in her book Balanced and Barefoot. Some have coined the term “risky play” to describe the unstructured play that Hanscom discusses. But, for me, this concept brought to […]

October 4, 2018

Adventurous Play & Unplugged Travel with Kids

Did you know that only one-fourth of American students prove proficient in Geography? Even worse, one-fifth of Americans can’t locate the United States on a map. Unfortunately, many kids in America are missing out on the importance of learning geography, which leaves them at a disadvantage in a world becoming more globalized every day. Fortunately, […]

September 18, 2018

Travel with Kids: Why Geography Matters

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If your school-aged kids haven’t already returned to their studies, they will be soon. Across the United States, classes start anywhere from late July to the Tuesday after Labor Day. There are “Back to School” sales to navigate and lists of supplies from teachers to fill. That means, new backpacks to purchase, pencil boxes, lunch […]

August 22, 2018

Around the World with Kids: Back to School Traditions

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Did you know that bilingual kids have an easier time mastering new vocabulary? Or, that they’re better at problem-solving and developing reading skills? As researchers continue to uncover the benefits of second language acquisition, there’s never been a better time for raising bilingual children. But what if you only speak one language? Does that mean […]

May 24, 2018

How to Raise Bilingual Kids (Even if You’re Not)

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Inspiring your child to be a good global citizen doesn’t have to stop when the family vacation is over. Raising global citizens is an ongoing commitment that can and should continue well after the luggage gets unpacked. Want some creative ways to inspire your kiddo to be a citizen of the world year-round? Check out […]

May 8, 2018

3 Ways to Raise a Global Citizen at Home

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You know why you want to raise multicultural kids. It increases their awareness of the world. And it helps them understand the inherent value of the global community. Travel opens kids’ eyes and minds to the world. But how do you keep the learning going at home? What’s one of the best ways to bring […]

May 5, 2018

3 World Music Resources for Multicultural Kids

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