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How to Integrate Multiculturalism

As part of their holidays around the world celebration, my daughter’s preschool sent home a parent questionnaire asking us about our family’s culture. Some of the questions were: What are your countries of heritage? What customs are important to your family? What special foods does your family eat? Do you have any special eating or […]

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Kids Yoga Stories is a proud campaign partner for Read Aloud 15 Minutes, a non-profit organization that hopes to change the face of education by making fifteen minutes of daily reading aloud the new parenting standard. Reading aloud for just fifteen minutes a day can have a tremendous impact on literacy in America! Did you see […]

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Valentine's Day $150 Cash Giveaway by Multicultural Kid Bloggers

Valentine’s Day Cash Giveaway

We are excited to bring you a special Valentine’s Day $150 Cash Giveaway with our friends around the world in the Multicultural Kid Blogs group. What a great way to spoil yourself and your loved ones!  How would you spend $150 on Valentine’s Day?! Enter the cash giveaway below using the Rafflecopter form. Also, don’t […]

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Bookshelves Around the World

Kids Yoga Stories is a proud campaign partner for Read Aloud 15 Minutes, a non-profit organization that hopes to change the face of education by making fifteen minutes of daily reading aloud the new parenting standard. Reading aloud for just fifteen minutes a day can have a tremendous impact on literacy in America… and around […]

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What We Can Do About Illiteracy

World Moms Blog is running an eight month campaign to support the UN’s Millennium Development Goals. This month, they are focusing on Goal #2, the right to a universal education for all. During the World Moms Blog and Save the Children‘s Twitter Party recently, this quote hit me: “The youth illiteracy rate exceeds more than […]

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Kids Yoga in Nicaragua

“Latin America” is the focus of the month at Kids Yoga Stories.  When I heard that Kristyn was teaching kids yoga in Nicaragua, I asked her to tell us about her experience.  Kristyn Zalota is the founder of CleanBirth.org, a non-profit working to improve maternal and infant health in Laos.  She holds a MA from […]

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Multicultural Kid Blogs Pinterest Scavenger Hunt: July 28th Clue

Today’s Clue “Learn another language through music, cooking, treats, reading, videos, games, travel, and yoga.” Pop over to Adventure Bee for today’s second clue.   How to Play Create a Pinterest board specifically for the contest and name the board “Multicultural Kid Blogs Pinterest Scavenger Hunt.” Each day a new clue (or two!) will be […]

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Family Yoga and Travel Books Giveaway

Introducing the Family Yoga and Travel Contest Giveaway by Family on the Loose and Kids Yoga Stories Enter contest at bottom of the post via the Rafflecopter online giveaway tool. I’m excited to introduce you to Bill Richards and Ashley Steel, authors of Family on the Loose: The art of traveling with kids. We were avid […]

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14 Screen-Free Summer Fun Kids Activities

I’ve been noticing a lot of primary school aged children hanging out looking bored and playing on their iPhones, as my 2-year-old daughter and I have been playing at our local playgrounds this past week.  It got me thinking about ways to get children having fun and being active this summer. Fourteen ways to have […]

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Introducing Papua New Guinea to Children

It is a pleasure to introduce you to Chelsea from Multicultural Kid Blogs, who is running a series of posts introducing the country of Papua New Guinea to children in celebration of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month. Introducing Papua New Guinea to Children Papua New Guinea is a country perhaps few people have heard about or […]

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A trip to Bali, “Island of the Gods”

This post is part of our “Bali” focus of the month at Kids Yoga Stories.  Each month, we alternate between a country and a yoga principle (yama/niyama).  I’m honored to introduce you to Katy Paterson, who is a travel and lifestyle writer currently living in Singapore with her Australian husband.  Read about her travels on her […]

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The Sunshine Award

Yay, the sun is shining in San Francisco!   The Sunshine Award   The sun is also shining in my heart because Kids Yoga Stories was nominated by Olga Mecking of The European Mama for a Sunshine Award, which is a blogger-to-blogger award for blogs that inspire and bring sunshine into people’s lives.   I’m […]

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5 Different Cultures, 5 Themes

The focus of the month at Kids Yoga Stories is one of the yoga guiding principles of Svadhyaya, which could be translated as self-study.  I spent time thinking about who I am, as a combination of my heritage and life experiences. The article was also shared with Lynn Morrison of NomadParents as part of her […]

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