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How to make this the best Eid break ever at home and away

How to make this the best Eid break ever at home and away

Eid al-Fitr, the festival of the breaking of the fast, is a colourful time with feasts, fireworks and most importantly the chance to spend time with family and friends. Muslims share meals and sweets to mark the end of the …

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Summer won’t be dull with these amazing activities and camps

Summer won’t be dull with these amazing activities and camps

So the school year’s almost over and you’ve got small humans in tow to keep entertained. Here’s how to ace this year’s summer holiday School’s out, your little ones are fizzing with unspent energy and you’re wondering how you’re going to …

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Is technology damaging your child’s social life?

Is technology damaging your child’s social life?

Boost your child’s social skills and arrange a play date at one of these child-friendly spots “The alarming rise in ‘digiculture’ has taken over the lives of little ones.” Dr Sarah Rasmi, family psychologist and parenting expert at social app …

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Longing for a holiday? We’ve picked the best weird and wonderful escapes

Longing for a holiday? We’ve picked the best weird and wonderful escapes

If you’re planning ahead for an Eid break or considering your summer holidays, Abu Dhabi World tries out some unusual escapes and suggests some downright different diversions Do you suffer from wanderlust? Does the idyllic scene of a far off …

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Four amazing ways to introduce your children to the holy month

Four amazing ways to introduce your children to the holy month

If you are new to living in a Muslim country or your little ones have not experienced Ramadan before, these tips will help you teach them about the holy month Joanna Nazareno-Santillan is a mother and founder of Afterschool.ae, the …

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Everything you need to know about Ramadan

Everything you need to know about Ramadan

Embrace the season and discover the essence of Ramadan with our guide to the holy month in Abu Dhabi When you think of Arabia, you may think of rolling sand dunes that are frozen like waves on a sprawling ocean, …

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Throw the perfect birthday bash for your little one

Throw the perfect birthday bash for your little one

You might be forgiven for not counting down the days until your next birthday but when you’re a kid, birthday parties are something to look forward to. But while the prospect of cake, presents and playing with friends is exciting …

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This amazing new show aims to inspire children to love theatre

This amazing new show aims to inspire children to love theatre

As an iconic children’s story hops onto the capital’s stage, we sit down with show producer David Hutchinson to chat about the challenges of adapting a classic from page to stage When it was published in 1995, Sam McBratney’s children’s …

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REVIEW: Why three blue men have universal appeal

REVIEW: Why three blue men have universal appeal

Three hairless men with blue heads who don’t speak the entire time they’re on stage… On paper it doesn’t exactly sound like the ingredients for a hit show. But nearly 30 years after a brainwave in New York was realised …

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15 reasons why you need to get outside before the heat is on

15 reasons why you need to get outside before the heat is on

It’s getting hot! But wait, summer’s not here just yet so there’s still time to make the most of the weather before the scorch arrives. Here’s how… We don’t mean to sound ominous, but whether you’re ready or not, summer is …

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