Motherhood, Parenting

How To Explain Breastfeeding To Your Elder Child

If you are a mother of two children then I am sure you have faced this situation where you had to explain breastfeeding to the elder child. When my second child (RD) was born I didn’t know how will I deal with the curious questions of my firstborn (Miss D). My kids are four years… Read More How To Explain Breastfeeding To Your Elder Child

Kids, Parenting

Gag Reflex vs Gag Reflux – Differences Every Parent Must Know

Gag reflex and Gag Reflux are often considered to be same considering both of them have similar symptoms. However, there is a massive difference between these two. Children are not fast eaters as we are. They are distracted most of the times. Getting distracted is an inborn quality which can be controlled and managed with time.… Read More Gag Reflex vs Gag Reflux – Differences Every Parent Must Know

Health & Wellness, Kids

Dengue And Malaria In Children – Difference, Symptoms, Risks and Prevention

In general, whenever we talk about dengue fever or malaria fever, we generalise them and think of them as one disease or similar to each other. Their symptoms may appear similar, but the fever pattern is different in both of them. Mosquito noun A slender long-legged fly with aquatic larvae. The bite of the bloodsucking… Read More Dengue And Malaria In Children – Difference, Symptoms, Risks and Prevention

Health & Wellness, Kids

How To Care For Umbilical Hernia in Babies

Umbilical Hernia is very common in babies younger than 6 months of age. It appears as a bulge or swelling around the belly button. My daughter’s cord stump fell on the 10th day after she was born. After a few days, we noticed a bulge around her belly. Instead of belly button settling in, it was protruding… Read More How To Care For Umbilical Hernia in Babies

Health & Wellness, Kids

Gag Reflex in Toddlers and Children – Causes And Prevention

We all are born with the gag reflex. It’s our body’s first automatic response to protect from choking. If your toddler gags while eating food then it may be because of his sensitive gag reflex. This can be very stressful for parents and tormenting for children. Gag reflex may make your child disinterested in food… Read More Gag Reflex in Toddlers and Children – Causes And Prevention

Parenting

Is Your Child Lying? – Causes and What Can You Do Stop Them From Lying

There is an age-old song that we know and even our grandparents and probably their grandparents do. You’ll be surprised to know that this song teaches our children lying and also that lying is OK. “Telling a lie, no papa Open your mouth, ha! ha! ha!” Surprised? Well, if you ask your child about eating… Read More Is Your Child Lying? – Causes and What Can You Do Stop Them From Lying

Parenting

Dawdling Kids – Why Do They Dawdle And What Can You Do To Speed Them Up

Dawdling means wasting time or being slow especially while eating, changing clothes, dressing up or when asked to do a task. Nothing new, right? We always like to think that that’s how toddlers are and it’s a part of their growing years. The good news is, yes, it’s a phase but it can surely be… Read More Dawdling Kids – Why Do They Dawdle And What Can You Do To Speed Them Up

Health & Wellness

5 Reasons To Consider Eco-Friendly Period Products

There are a number of reasons why you should consider eco-friendly period products. Of course, they’re better for the environment, but you’ll also save a ton of money and have a healthier period experience. Keep on reading for details about the eco-friendly products available, and more information about their benefits. What are Eco-Friendly Period Products?… Read More 5 Reasons To Consider Eco-Friendly Period Products

Kids, Parenting

Reasons Why Children Must Learn Group Sports

Learning a group sport or a competitive sport has various benefits and has a great impact on the child’s personality and character in the long run. One of the biggest challenges parents face is teaching their child about boundaries (physical and emotional) and respecting them. Also, when to mingle and when to step back. Sometimes… Read More Reasons Why Children Must Learn Group Sports

Kids, Parenting

Creating Happy And Positive Mealtime For Fussy Eaters

Fussy eating is one of the few major concerns of every young parent. However, nothing makes parents happy more than their child who eats his food happily. Well, probably it’s the ONLY thing that gives parents maximum happiness. It’s the best feeling!! As parents, we are constantly worried about our kid’s nutrition. And when a child… Read More Creating Happy And Positive Mealtime For Fussy Eaters