A tribute to her hero, Dr. Jane Goodall

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Some time ago I wrote about the importance of giving our children real heroes to look up to, specially if we have daughters.

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Adventure Number 26: Help Oliver open an international restaurant

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Hello, my name is Naomi and I'm excited to introduce you to Adventure Number 26!

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Learn Spanish (or English) with the Spanish School (New Videos)

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The girls Spanish School has arrived to their 40th lesson. Here you have the new video, a new trailer and a revamp of all the old lessons. I hope you enjoy them! Gracias!

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Adventure number 25: join the eyebombing movement (video)

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When I discovered the Eyebombing movement I felt in love immediately. It's about being creative, having fun and putting a smile into other people's faces so, what's not to like? Click to learn more and to watch the girls in action doing eyebombing in Madrid:

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Adventure number 24: Put a smile on your kids school days with the snack project

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Today’s adventure is about spending two minutes doing a simple thing that will put a smile on your kid every morning.

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A day learning tailoring with Paul and Caterina, the new Teach a Talent volunteers.

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A few weeks ago we spent a wonderful morning with Caterina and Paul, the new Teach a Talent volunteers.

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Adventure number 23: join the 8 1/2 project

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By the end of this year my eldest will be 8 and a half and we are going to celebrate it in a very special manner. She will invite her friends for a screening of her first movie, completely written, directed and edited by her.

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Teach your kids that it’s the process what counts (with Teach a Talent and Perfect Days).

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“We used to wait for it”, sings Arcade Fire, “now our lifes are changing fast”. For our kids generation there is no waiting anymore; things just “happen”. Everything is ready, all comes to life with just a click of a button. Food magically appears inside the fridge and they probably think that ...

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Why you should create a panel of real life female heroes for your daughter.

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If we want our little girls to grow up to become independent, world changing citizens we need to feed them with strong, realistic role models. Personally, I don’t think that perfectly styled, tiara wearing women respond to that need, but before you start judging me or thinking that I am an ...

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Adventure number 22: give the gift of autumn

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Autumn is here. The city has put on a wonderful dress of many colours and it looks just fantastic. There’s nothing we like more than going to our local parks during this period. Jumping into the leaves and crushing them, collecting chestnuts, and finding treasures to make crafts or decorate our ...

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Happy Halloween!

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Dressing up, eating sweets, shouting boo!, roasting pumpkin seeds...What's not to love about Halloween? Here you have a selection of our favourite costumes through the years. I hope you enjoy it!

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Adventure Number 4: Looking for street art (London Shoreditch collective update)

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At the moment there's probably no place in the world with a bigger concentration of great street art than the East End of London, especially in Shoreditch, the most popular area inside the borough of Hackney.

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Adventure number 13: share a toy (AL’s Pacific NorthWest Collective update)

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A few weeks ago I launched the Share a Toy adventure. The response has been tremendous and I couldn't be more happy. So many families have signed up and Al is having a blast travelling around the world. Here you have a summary with videos and pictures of his adventures in the Pacific NorthWest ...

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Adventure number 21: let’s give a library to the children in Gozo

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A few weeks ago I posted this pic of my girls on Instagram. It was just an average afternoon for us at one of Madrid's amazing bookshops, a privilege I clearly have taken for granted. Maureen, a mum from Gozo, a small island of the Maltese archipelago, left me this comment:

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Adventure number 20: ‘You are my sunshine’ project (let’s make a video together)

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How many times have you sung 'You are my sunshine' with your kids? I'm sure lots. So let's sing it together! Thanks to the new IG video update it's never been easier to share videos. Choose the bit you want for the IG cut (it´s just 15 secs so beginning or end), or send me the entire song via ...

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Adventure number 19: the neighborhood treasure hunt.

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Olivia is a big treasure hunt fan. So this year, for her 7th birthday, I decided to organize her a very special one, involving the entire neighborhood.

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A day with Teach a Talent and The Adventures Archive (video)

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It was Minimusica day last Saturday in Madrid, a fun event that every year connects great music with kids. Teach a Talent and The Adventures Archive were there teaching the kids all kind of worlds and creative adventures. Here you have a video of the event:

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Adventure number 17: learn Spanish (or English) in 30 lessons ( VIDEOS)

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Today I wanted to share with you the Spanish School videos that the girls have been recording using the Vine app. A fun way for you or your kids to learn 30 new Spanish (or English) words.

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Adventure number 15: write kind notes to strangers.

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Writing notes to strangers is a perfect adventure for both adults and kids. Here you have Olivia´s latest ideas:

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Adventure number 14: send a message in a bottle

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"Hello Stranger: I am so glad that this message has reached you...

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