The Mixed Up Blog — family event

Looking for Winter Break Fun: We've Got You Covered!

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Looking for Winter Break Fun: We've Got You Covered!

NEED ACTIVITIES FOR WINTER BREAK? WE GOT YA COVERED! Nothing drives me more crazy than having a houseful of kids who complain they are bored during the winter break. I also tell them there's a room they can pick up or reading they can do and then I get the eyerolls. So after all the cleaning is done we still have a couple of weeks off and I know it's important for children to get a break from all the work they do at school, the tutoring sessions, the lessons and the extracurricular sports they do. After a tiring routine,...

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MultiCulti Corner event co-hosted by CityMomsApp at The Green Chateau

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MultiCulti Corner event co-hosted by CityMomsApp at The Green Chateau

What an incredible morning at The Green Chateau celebrating Nelson Mandela Day! Hosted by CityMoms, we had a fantastic turnout from several multicultural moms and their beautiful babes. Yummy snacks were provided by GoGo Squeez Yogurtz and Kind Bars. MultiCulti Corner co-founder, Delia, taught a piece of her Native American culture to the inquisitive children. Together they made Dream Catchers. Feathers, beads, string and paper plates were all we needed to bring this special activity to life. Teacher Blanca "B" was on hand to lead the group in lively music with multicultural songs. She also managed to keep the fun...

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On the road with MultiCulti Corner at The Museum of African American Museum

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On the road with MultiCulti Corner at The Museum of African American Museum

Introduction: The world is changing and we are more diverse than ever. An important gift we can give our children is to help them feel good about who they are and help them learn to accept, respect and celebrate others. Multicultural children need to have access to diverse products that reflect their reality. Children want to see themselves in books, media, toys, dolls and arts & crafts. Thankfully, there are brands that are stepping up and providing more products that expose children to multicultural and/or multiracial products. Lakeshore Learning, Queens of Africa dolls, Mixis Dolls, Lammily, Mattel, Mixed Up Clothing, Mixed...

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Attending the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2014

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Earlier this summer, I attended the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards with my husband and children. It was a kind gift from my publicist, Delia, of DDHPR.

As we walked the "orange" carpet my kids loved seeing all of their faves from the popular Nickelodeon shows: The Haunted Hathaways and Sam & Cat.



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