World Citizen Wednesdays #42: The Best Posts of 2013
Welcome to World Citizen Wednesday!
Wow, amazing that I haven’t done one of these since October, but it has been a busy fall and winter! So happy to bring this series back for a special New Year’s edition, looking back at the best posts of 2013 from our Multicultural Kid Blogs members!
Each week we pose a question to members of the fabulous Multicultural Kid Blogs group and share their answers here.
This week we ask…
What is your favorite post from 2013? The most popular? The most difficult for you to write?
MaryAnne of Mama Smiles
Most popular: Sewing Tutorial: How to Make a Weighted Sensory Blanket
Favorite (photos): Dragonfly!
Favorite (essay): Music and Parenting
Most difficult to write: Birth Stories and Identity
Natalie of Afterschool for Smarty Pants
Most popular: Top Writing Activities for After School
Most difficult to write: Be Thankful for Your Parents
Melissa of Vibrant Wanderings
Most popular (and favorite): 6 Goals of the Montessori Classroom and How You Can Support Them
Most difficult to write: Extraordinary Children’s Books
Rita of Multilingual Parenting
Most popular: Interview with my daughter
Most difficult to write: “What’s the point of speaking your language, mum?”
Jonathan of Dad’s the way I like it
Most popular: Being a Bilingual Parent
Most difficult to write: This week I’m talking balls
Ute of expatsincebirth
Most popular: The importance of role plays for children (and us…)
Most difficult to write: German? Really?
Frances of Discovering the World Through My Son’s Eyes
Most popular: Make your own cool art paper
Most difficult to write: Walking into a Heart Attack
Jill of Moms Gone Global
Most popular: How to Turn Your Child into a Kid Environmentalist
Most difficult to write: Visiting the Vatican with Kids – The Treasure Hunt Approach
Amanda of Maroc Mama
Most popular: Slow Cooker Chicken Shwarma
Most difficult to write: Immigration, the USCIS, and a Lesson in Patience
Olga of The European Mama
Most popular: Handwriting Around the World
Favorite: Through the Eyes of a Child
Most difficult to write: Sharing Photos of Children Online
Kelley of Never a Dull Day in Poland
Most popular: Now that is what I call a good game
Most difficult to write: It can’t be swept under the carpet anymore
Galina of Raising a Trilingual Child
Most popular: Can babies distinguish foreign languages?
Annabelle of the piri-piri lexicon
Most popular: Why we like living in Germany – our top 9 best responses
Favorite: From linguist to mum – looking back
Most difficult to write: Raising White Kids in a Multicultural World
Happy 2014, everyone! Best wishes for a happy and healthy year with your loved ones!
Thanks to all the bloggers who shared their answers here! You can read answers to earlier questions in our previous installments of World Citizen Wednesday, including tips for traveling with kids!
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