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  • TickiKids Guide: Classes for Babies and Toddlers in Dubai

    TickiKids Guide: Classes for Babies and Toddlers in Dubai

    These baby classes lend a helping hand to new parents! Baby massage, baby yoga, outdoor activities, secrets of baby sign language - Dubai's most-loved parent-child activities are at your service!

  • The UAE's Finest Baby Shops to Cater to Every Baby’s Needs

    The UAE's Finest Baby Shops to Cater to Every Baby’s Needs

    We love buying baby essentials and accessories, but today the baby items' horizon has expanded and diversified. Many of us have learnt from experience not to choose the first piece that makes us go “awe” when going shopping, but to think about what you really need and its potential to be passed on to future siblings. Consulting parents and rounding up the best UAE's baby shops, we considered many components from quality of materials, design, uniqueness, sustainability, range of organic items to affordable prices.

  • The Eat-Well Guide: Instil Healthy Eating Habits in Your Child

    The Eat-Well Guide: Instil Healthy Eating Habits in Your Child

    In this article, we will be detailing the importance of creating healthy daily habits in our children and interplay between nutrition and physical performance. With Monviso Trading Store, we want to offer a wider choice for UAE's families to make informed decisions about meals, drinks and snacks you put in your bodies. If we can get parents to switch from nutrient-devoid products to tasty fruits, healthy vegetables and other healthy meals, it would be a great thing.

  • Advantages of 3D Printing for Kids and What Option to Choose on the UAE Market

    Advantages of 3D Printing for Kids and What Option to Choose on the UAE Market

    Today 3D printers have become so affordable that almost every family can buy a 3D printer for a child, for example, to print their favourite tyrannosaurus or simple jewellery for a young snappy dresser. Making the design of the layout, choosing the material and starting the process of creating any toy together will help children and parents not only have fun but also feel part of the innovative activity that young explorers around the world are happy to comprehend.But how to choose, what you need to pay attention to and what advantages this will give your child? We will try to answer the questions in this article.

  • The UAE's Best Development Kits for Kids

    The UAE's Best Development Kits for Kids

    If there is anything parents constantly need, it’s a well-deserved minute to themselves. And there is no better idea than opting for a fun activity kit to get different components, colourful toys and a comprehensive guide all in one box. With a variety of options of craft and educational kits on the market, product reviews and customer ratings, we know how hard it can be to come up with ideas to entertain your child. We have tested plenty of kits and rounded up a thoughtfully curated selection of incredibly fun and development kits for kids. There is something for every tiny toddler, little kid or slightly older children, that are as playful as they are educational.

  • The Hidden Benefits of Introducing Children to Photography

    The Hidden Benefits of Introducing Children to Photography

    How to channel my child's creative ideas? Should I get a camera for my children? What are the best easy-to-use and durable cameras for children? What specs should I look out for? Could you recommend simple photo activities to introduce kids to photography? The list goes on. It is a universally acknowledged fact that thanks to smartphones and digital cameras, many children are getting behind a camera and taking photos worthy of a pro earlier than ever before. Experience, intuition, exemplary patience and all-consuming respect for details underpin Scheherazade's reputation as a stellar family photographer in Dubai. So much so that in response to our readers demand, Scheherazade has shared practical ideas for how to introduce children to the wonders of photography. Scheherazade Photography is a result of the love and dedication of a mother who knew exactly what memories she wanted to catch of her little daughter. Four years later, she is still taking beautiful timeless photos of newborns, babies and families across the UAE.

  • Practical Tips on How to Cope as a Family During the Covid-19 Outbreak

    Practical Tips on How to Cope as a Family During the Covid-19 Outbreak

    Being cooped up at home for an indefinite period of time and keeping positive, when you and your spouse work from home and need to supervise the children all the time, daily life may become overwhelming for all family members. It seems like the whole world has effectively stopped spinning and the coronavirus outbreak poses lots of tricky questions: how to cope with concerns about your work and finances, stay in the know and look out for yourself and your loved ones, maintain healthy relationships with friends and relatives, home-school children whilst trying to work, maintain good physical and mental wellbeing, vary your family activities and a range of other issues.

  • Top Online Learning Programmes for Homeschooling Your Kids

    Top Online Learning Programmes for Homeschooling Your Kids

    In Dubai, the lockdown has certainly changed our lives. It seems like an eternity has passed since we’ve had the ability to socialise with friends and our kids could take part in physical pursuits of any sort outdoors. In these unsettling times, it would be all too easy to succumb to the temptation to reduce time for learning  and give yourself over to housebound lethargy. For our children at different stages of lockdown, now it’s more important than ever to stay occupied and active at home. If your kids are starting to go a little stir crazy, here you will find a selection of the best online learning programmes, live classes and courses for children as an intimation of better days. Equally engaging and fun, your little ones' minds will be in a better place in no time.

  • Bringing the Best of Dubai's Family Entertainment into Your Living Room

    Bringing the Best of Dubai's Family Entertainment into Your Living Room

    The virus and its effects are something we are clearly feeling, however the TickiKids' team picks a selection of spirit-lifting activities for families with kids, featuring everything from virtual storytime live sessions, dancing, knitting and retro board games to blogging, gardening and more to comfort, delight and inspire at home.

  • How to Teach Your Kids Effective Dental Habits?

    How to Teach Your Kids Effective Dental Habits?

    Naturally healthy teeth don't always happen naturally. But it can happen by a habit of brushing your teeth twice a day even if it's a hard habit to form for our kids. The oral health surveys of 0 to 4 year olds found that 58% have experienced dental decay and accessed a dentist. A third of children have tooth decay when they start school. Tooth extraction is the sixth most common procedure in children's hospitals for under 5. It comes with no surprise that it can cause problems with eating, sleeping and socialising. There are two simple ways to approach this frustrating situation and prevent tooth decay. First up, cutting down on sugar and brushing teeth with fluoride toothpaste. That's one approach. The other is to teach your child effective brushing habits. The result follows.

  • Amazing Virtual Tours of Parks, Gardens and Natural Areas

    Amazing Virtual Tours of Parks, Gardens and Natural Areas

    Can't going out and dive into nature? Looking for ways to engage all the family? There is a great way to get a little culture, education and inspiration while you're confined to your home. Many parks and gardens make it possible to visit them without leaving your couch. Here is the list os amazing worldwide natural areas to explore and tour virtually.

  • 7 Spooky Ideas for Throwing a Spectacular Halloween Party for Kids

    7 Spooky Ideas for Throwing a Spectacular Halloween Party for Kids

    Halloween is upon us and pretty soon trick-or-treaters will be out in force, transformed into ghoulish creatures as they knock on doors for sweets. Halloween first originated in Celtic-speaking countries, later spread to North America and now it is fast gaining popularity in Dubai. We have been dubbed the coolest family resource in Dubai, so who better to ask for their ideas for throwing a memorable spooky Halloween party? Whether you are hosting a kids' Halloween costume house party, attending haunted attractions or going trick-or-treating, we've got you covered with exceptional Halloween party planning. With tips on everything from spooky-cute invitations, decorations and pumpkin carving to impressively scary costumes and  freaky surprises, prepare for a night full of hair-raising entertainment!

  • Dubai's Best Kids Sports and Activities

    Dubai's Best Kids Sports and Activities

    The importance of sport is undeniable and indeed, sport plays a huge role in the lives of our kids. We are blessed in Dubai with sports clubs and their magnificent facilities that inspire children and promote enjoyment through participation in all sports regardless of their ability. There is a healthy rivalry between sports centres in order to breed a desire in children to be active and healthy and hence develop a new generation of well-rounded young people. Health and sportsmanship remain the most vital factors as well as the ability to play as a team. According to recent research, to maintain a basic level of health, children aged 3 to 18 should do three types of physical activity each week. If you are considering options for your child's sporting activities appropriate for their age and stage of development, these are the best modern sport centres to take into account.

  • The 10 Ultimate Birthday Party Venues for Children in Dubai

    The 10 Ultimate Birthday Party Venues for Children in Dubai

    If the planning of your child's birthday bash is firmly on your agenda this year, you’d do well to take note of these 10 most incredible birthday party venues for children in Dubai, whose birthday packages are full of options to help you out – no matter what the request.

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