Category: Parenting

3rd May 2018

What keeps me going as a mother? (Mother’s Day Special)

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post but the feelings shared are my own.    Until I became a mom myself, Mother’s Day was just about gifting my mother something and nothing more than that. Now that I am a mother for almost 2 years now, I have realised that motherhood is a real job and nothing in the world can pay for it. Mother’s Day […]

4th April 2018

Dad – A Forgotten Hero

Most often, a mom is given all the weight after giving birth to the baby, in fact, from the period she conceives. I have a very different ideology. I always feel it’s we who got pregnant and not alone me. If I was to become a mother, he was to become a dad. Gone are those days when dads were just breadwinners for the family. […]

2nd April 2018

Which baby carrier should I buy? – Confused?

I have been a baby wearing mom since #MrK was 10 days old and absolutely love it. I attended the Mumbai sling libraries baby wearing meet when I was pregnant and even wrapped my pregnant belly. With this you must know how crazy I’m about baby wearing. I tried to understand almost all types of carries in that meet but frankly a single meet isn’t […]

11th March 2018

Insights on Facts and Myths on Thyroid: Creating an awareness

Let me share a story of a friend before I begin with the factual knowledge Being happily married for a year, she and her hubby thought it was time to take their family forward and bring a joy of life in this world. But uncertainty struck them when they were not conceiving. Her menstrual cycles were irregular and she started putting on oodles of weight […]

6th March 2018

Celebrate Women’s Day – The Special Way

Hey you ladies! It is our day!  March 8th is International Women’s Day. One day of the year to celebrate you for being you. The day of the year that you can celebrate womanhood in free spirit. Although, every day of womanhood should be celebrated, you often are not able to make time for yourself due to increasing demands and pressures of work as well […]

29th January 2018

Baby Wearing and its Benefits

Baby wearing has been my favourite experience of mothering. I absolutely love it and will promote it forever. This post is for all those who want to know why I think baby wearing is too good.   Baby wearing is a technique where your baby is held close to you or the other parent in a sling. A baby can be worn from the time […]

26th January 2018

How I plan to instill Patriotism in my Son

Is just hoisting the national flag on republic day and national patriotism? Is this the only way to instil patriotism in our children? No there are simpler and more effective ways to make your child more patriotic. As a parent, I should be an example for my son and teaching him the true meaning of patriotism and independence. How to install patriotism in kids? With […]

25th January 2018

Importance of giving Freedom to Kids

“Children should have enough freedom to be themselves-once they have learned the rules” quotes Anna Quindlen (an American author). The question here arises is that do we as parents follow this? Many would say a ‘YES’. But personally speaking its 50% of the ‘YES’. Why so? Have we ever pondered on this question?  Not deeply.  Yes, but we often compare our childhood with that of […]

23rd January 2018

My Philosophy of Freedom – What freedom Means to me?

Freedom is such a broad term. Each being on earth has its own kind of freedom. I never thought of freedom as a term in itself apart from having freedom of choice. But while I was collecting thoughts on writing this post, I realised how freedom had different meaning over the years. As a child, freedom was all about self rule. I wanted to have […]