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    Coloring with water

    Lately, my youngest son has been coloring a lot with water. There are several products that enable little children to paint with just some water. This is of course great for parents because there is nothing to clean afterwards. Here are some of our favorite products. This post may contain affiliate links. See the Disclosures page for more information. Scales and Tails – Dinosaurs (Paint with water) This is a real little book. If you paint with water on the pictures, their colors appear. When the picture dries, it becomes white again and you can paint again and again. My son loves the dinosaurs in the book. Shells and Spells…

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    10 quotes about learning

    I wrote yesterday about reskilling und upskilling and it made me think about how important learning is. I made a list of 10 quotes about learning that I particularly like. 10 quotes about learning “In times of change learners inherit the earth; while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.” Eric Hoffer “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” Mahatma Gandhi “He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.” Confucius “It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not possession…

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    The month of living healthier – week 2

    The second week of the month of living is now over. In this post, I will analyze the progresses I made this week, compare this week with last week and prepare the next week. I am still using for week 2 the same points system as for week 1 as I found it useful. This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure page for more information. Points earned during the week 08/02: 2 points 5 fruits and vegetables +1            no sweet drinks: +1 09/02: 7 points have a long walk with the children: +2            cook a new healthy…