• Chora Museum Istanbul

    Top 10 Historical Places in Istanbul!

    In addition to being Turkey’s most famous city, Istanbul is a historical city with its 2650 years old past. History is deeply rooted in Istanbul’s mosques, churches, and museums. In order to grasp Istanbul’s rich history and enjoy it thoroughly, you are highly recommended to Visit Istanbul with a tourist guide. Let’s have a look at the places to visit in Istanbul alongside the history of the city and some nice photos. Byzantium, the First Name of Istanbul The official history of Istanbul dates back to 638 B.C. King Byzas and his entourage, which immigrated from the Megara colony of Greece, arrived at Istanbul that was a fishing town back…

  • How To Improve Your Child’s Hand-Eye Coordination!

    As a parent, we always want the best for our children, it’s all we could ever dream of. We want them to develop well and do good in school. Get into college studying something they love, graduating, and then get offered the job they have always wanted. Then, of course, meet someone they want to spend the rest of their lives with and live happily ever after. – It’s all we want. And you can actually play a very big part in giving them a headstart from a young age. There are many different skills that your child will naturally pick up early on in life, like speaking, for example.…

  • Six Gadgets You Need To Get Creative In The Kitchen!

    Beyond your standard battery of kitchen gadgets that just get you by, you should have a few stored away for when the kitchen can be used for more than just your average weeknight dinner. Better yet, turn that sometimes boring weeknight dinner into something fantastic and fun with the use of one of these gadgets! Mixer: We know we said beyond the standard. But, how many of the conventional kitchen mixers have the ability to make ice cream? To make incredibly long spirals of noodles, veggie or otherwise? When you look at your mixer, and you need to add some flair to food, take a look at the variety of attachments…

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    How to Teach Your Kids to Embrace the Outdoors!!

    In this day and age technology has taken a front seat to going outdoors. Many kids today prefer to be inside playing video games or watching television as opposed to going outside. However, getting outside is important for their health and well being. According to research, spending time in natures has many benefits including better motor coordination, improved concentration, improved cognitive functioning, and a higher ability to be able to engage in play that is creative. Getting outside can also help improve symptoms of mental illness. It is for these reasons that it is so important to teach your kids to embrace the outdoors. Since we understand the importance of…

  • Children in the Kitchen: Having Fun While Staying Safe!

    Every year, 3.4 million kids injure themselves at home. The kitchen is a particularly hazardous place in this respect with risks associated with certain kitchen appliances, worktops, high chairs, water and cutlery. So it’s vital to put time into making your kitchen as kid-proof as possible. Teach your kid how to be safe in the kitchen Banishing your kid is unlikely to be a long-term solution to ensuring their safety in the kitchen (and besides, it’ll just make them want to explore in it even more). In fact, the kitchen can offer world of learning and creativity for children. Kids love to get involved with the cooking and, most importantly, learning to cook helps develop qualities outside the…

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    Four Ways to Make Phone Buying Less Painful When You Have a Teen!

    There has been a lot of information in the news lately about how our smartphones are ruining our lives. There’s even more information out there about how we should limit the time teens spend on their phones. This is true. It isn’t healthy to be glued to your phone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, no matter how old you are, but that doesn’t mean cell phones are all bad. There are actually some really good reasons to get your kid a smartphone! Whether you’re getting your teen a phone for the first time, you’re upgrading to a smartphone, or it’s just time to replace that old dinosaur,…