Baby’s Nutrition in the First Year

The nutrition of children in the initial years is a cause of disconcert for most new parents. As a new parent often we are perplexed about the introduction of food in the lives of our little one. However our instincts and knowledge undergoes improvement with time as we learn that with each child their is something … Continue reading Baby’s Nutrition in the First Year

Are you too harsh on your kids?

As a woman sometimes we do feel we have got the bigger brunt of the marriage. As it is some are performing a juggling act between work and home and vice versa. Often in our life we have a source of stress ... which could exist in the form of a deadline as in most … Continue reading Are you too harsh on your kids?

Promoting healthy eating habits in toddlers #1

  The Anatomy of the Fussy Eater I believe that parents need to make nutrition education a priority in their home environment. It’s crucial for good health and longevity to instill in your children sound eating habits from an early age.” — Cat Cora (American chef celebrity ) As parents we are the first educators and guides … Continue reading Promoting healthy eating habits in toddlers #1

Are you suffering from Parental Discrimination?

Scenario One On May 28 2015 , Canadian Celebrity Sarah Blackwood was removed from the  United Airlines plane for having an overly noisy kid, who also happened to be pregnant at the time. Scenario Two A blogger and new mum Arielle Charnas was asked to move to the back of the plane from the first class … Continue reading Are you suffering from Parental Discrimination?

Homemaker heading towards burnout…

Mothers Mental Health#2 As an expat living  Down Under , I can tell through experience that quiet a number of us are missing the much needed family support. Being in charge of a family entails a need for handling never-ending responsibilities and laborious tasks. If it was only about you , it would be really … Continue reading Homemaker heading towards burnout…

Stay At Home Vs. Working Mom

'Mother's Mental Health #1 A silent debate seems to be raging as to which is better being a 'stay at home' or a 'working mother'. A few people consider it their utmost duty to inform you that if you choose to not work you are probably wasting your education and talent. On the contrary some … Continue reading Stay At Home Vs. Working Mom

Tips to wean your kids off the …

This blog is mainly to redirect to a blog that I wrote for mycity4kids.com, a parenting blog portal from India . Take the time to read my blog where I share handy tips to wean your kids off the modern day fixation of the kids namely the mobiles and the I-pads of the world! "They … Continue reading Tips to wean your kids off the …

Placing Round pegs in Square holes?

A Suitable Career "Do you listen to your children? I do not mean as in listening when they are talking to you. That of course is important. However , what I implied is do you closely observe the things which your child communicate about their likes their interests and their general and special aptitudes which they … Continue reading Placing Round pegs in Square holes?

As parents knowing what Truly Matters

The thoughts of a Expat Mum She was furiously washing the dishes. A thousand thoughts were running through her head , mentally planning out all the tasks that she had to accomplish before they arrived .  She had to spread the tablecloth on the table, set the table, put  some last minute seasoning in the curry, grill the chicken and bake the starters. … Continue reading As parents knowing what Truly Matters

Sibling Rivalry: How it all started?

Moms have so many roles to play, they tell you. You are a teacher, a nurse, doctor, chef, friend and what not. However today of lately I have discovered that I am unwittingly taking upon a new role, of a 'Referee'. My two children , a girl (5) and a boy (1) are going through … Continue reading Sibling Rivalry: How it all started?