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Find out the benefits of teaching your baby to swim

Find out the benefits of teaching your baby to swim

Keep your children safe by teaching them to swim from a young age The adorable wide-eyed, blue tang Dory famously said ‘Just keep swimming’. A great piece of advice for sure – but does your little one know their way …

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PARENTING: Campaign to help working mums

PARENTING: Campaign to help working mums

For new mums, juggling time between baby and business can be tough when maternity leave finishes. But a new campaign launched by a prominent childcare brand is urging employers to make the office a more baby-friendly location. Philips AVENT is …

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GIFTS: Struggling to fill the stocking? Check out our gift guide

GIFTS: Struggling to fill the stocking? Check out our gift guide

Okay, so you’ve got the main gifts sorted but you have an empty stocking staring you in the face. Before you start stuffing it with tangerines (or lumps of coal), take a look at some of these gift ideas: Ted …

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Finding that festive feeling in Abu Dhabi

‘TIS THE SEASON: Finding that festive feeling in Abu Dhabi

Christmas in the desert? Yes, you really can have a merry little time in Abu Dhabi. So if you’re missing family, hearing Band-Aid stuck on repeat or your traditional white Christmas, we’re here to help you have a holly jolly …

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GUIDE: Kids’ holiday camps in Abu Dhabi

GUIDE: Kids’ holiday camps in Abu Dhabi

Don’t let your children spend the holidays with their nose stuck in an iPad. Make the most of it with these fun winter camps Hiltonia Children aged four to 12 can join in a bundle of activities from fitness games and watersports …

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CLASS ACT: Projects fighting to keep children in education

CLASS ACT: Projects fighting to keep children in education

With an estimated 59 million primary school-age children worldwide out of education, we take a look at two capital initiatives fighting to keep the kids in class… While most of us might not have used much algebra since school, there’s …

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KNOWLEDGE: Cultural achievement brings reading event

KNOWLEDGE: Cultural achievement brings reading event

In a bid to increase opportunities for all members of society to boost their knowledge, a cultural fair is opening for the public. Hosted by The Kalima Project for translation, a programme by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority, A …

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YEAR OF READING: Our final bookprint winner announced

YEAR OF READING: Our final bookprint winner announced

From fantasy novels to scientific books of wonder we’ve loved reading your bookprint lists of titles that have inspired you the most.  Now for the final time we’re giving one reader AED 1,000 worth of book gifts in collaboration with …

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PEOPLE: 5 minutes with Mr Stink actress Hannah Waterman

PEOPLE: 5 minutes with Mr Stink actress Hannah Waterman

As David Walliams’ smelly play Mr Stink drifts in on the capital breeze, we sit down with actress Hannah Waterman – who plays the villainous Mrs Crumb – to chat about what the pungent stage show has in store… What’s …

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THINK PINK: Breast cancer – the disease, the risks and joining the fight

THINK PINK: Breast cancer – the disease, the risks and joining the fight

As we observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, learn more about the disease, how you can minimise the risks associated with it and get involved in the fight against it… Vanessa Jeyalingam, 40, was always on the go – …

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