Kids, Parenting

How To Teach Your Baby To Sleep On His Own

We, as mothers, absolutely love rocking and swaying our babies in our laps to make them sleep. We love the bonding and the closeness with our babies in the process. However, it’s also important to teach your baby to sleep independently and without any assistance. This will make your kids learn good sleeping habits and… Read More How To Teach Your Baby To Sleep On His Own

Books, Parenting

#TopTen Part 4: Books To Read To Your Preschooler

Raising readers is a joy! However, there are too many distractions today that outweigh their desire to read – smartphones being the main culprits. Without proper assistance and guidance, they will always prefer the animations and sounds of a mobile to the quiet pleasure of reading. Learning to read is a sequential process. Step by… Read More #TopTen Part 4: Books To Read To Your Preschooler

Family, Parenting

How Motherhood Has Changed Me

Well, motherhood was a welcome change for me. An expected change which altered my life forever and for better. My sleep cycles are permanently damaged. The stretch marks are irreversible. Even the way I think has changed and thinking about others before myself biggest change that I can think of. Here’s what becoming a mother… Read More How Motherhood Has Changed Me

DIY, Family, Parenting

Diwali Break Made Fun with Flintobox

Hey mamas!! So finally the long Diwali break is over. Our lives are back to usual with kids going back to school and getting busy as usual. Whenever there is a long school break, the biggest challenge that I face is in finding way and means of keeping Miss D busy for the most part… Read More Diwali Break Made Fun with Flintobox

Parenting

7 Values Your Kids Can Learn During Diwali

Diwali is a time full of excitement, celebration and happiness. It not only brings joy to our homes but also brings families together. Every year we wait for this time of year to celebrate this biggest festival with togetherness, laughter, good food, dressing up and making memories that last for our lifetime. Amongst all the festive… Read More 7 Values Your Kids Can Learn During Diwali

Kids, Parenting

Little People, Big Emotions

Life is full of chaos these days. As adults, sometimes it becomes difficult to identify, understand and cope with our emotions. And often we can’t recognise what we’re really feeling. Our coping mechanism makes us ignore our feelings or pretend they don’t exist. In worst case scenario we turn to unhealthy habits like Emotional Eating,… Read More Little People, Big Emotions

Parenting

Parenting — The Single Dad Way

#GuestBlog by Gaurav Prakash To start with I am not a single Dad – so why am I writing this blog post? My experience of a ‘single dad’ is from the child’s perspective. Yes, I grew up with a single parent – my Father. He is 80 years old and simply does not give a… Read More Parenting — The Single Dad Way

Parenting

Am I making my daughter a narcissist?

This wasn’t something that surprised me. She loves taking selfies. That doesn’t bother me too. What caught my attention was her love for dressing up just for selfies. Am I allowing her to become a narcissist?… Read More Am I making my daughter a narcissist?