Child Care

What Moms Can Learn From Aishwarya Rai-bachchan?

What Moms can learn from Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan?
Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan had one of the most hyped up pregnancies in India owning to her stardom as an actress and also as a daughter-in-law of Bachchans. All eyes were on her, as the world waited for the birth of Beti B. We saw Aishwarya handle all the hoopla with grace and dignity. There was a lesson to all of us moms in this... and Aishwarya Bachc [...]

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What Aishwarya Rai-bachchan Teaches Us Moms?

What Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan teaches us Moms?
Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan had one of the most hyped up pregnancies in India owning to her stardom as an actress and also as a daughter-in-law of Bachchans. All eyes were on her, as the world waited for the birth of Beti B. We saw Aishwarya handle all the hoopla with grace and dignity. There was a lesson to all of us moms in this... and Aishwarya Bachc [...]

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Are You And Your Baby Getting Enough Sleep?

Are you and your baby getting enough sleep?
Shalini knew she was in trouble by the second night after her son was born. He screamed throughout the night! She had had a 4 day labor and C-section and it was just all messy and hazy. The screaming wouldn’t stop and she dint know what to do. A month later, things weren’t so good either. Just when her son seemed to settle down into [...]

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Your Son's First Rakhi

Your Son
It’s your baby’s first Rakhi… a celebration time. The joy of parenthood doubles up when you see older siblings, cousins pampering your baby. How to make your baby’s first Rakhi special? Here’s how… Though markets are boasting of beautiful colorful rachis, our suggestion is to avoid the beaded ones. There are [...]

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What To Do When Your Child Is Caught Lying

What to do when your child is caught lying
When my 13 year old told me stories of snitching friend’s toys when they were not looking, I did not take it seriously. I laughed at his jokes. I seriously believe that this is not a sign of bigger dishonesty when he comes of age. Child development experts have always been unsure if your young child is capable of telling a lie. They can joke [...]

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Why Girls Do Better In School?

Why girls do better in school?
We are reading it year after year that girls are excelling at higher secondary results, and get better grades not only in schools but also are making their mark in top management schools in India. We decided to go ask 12th standard teachers, the reason for this and they mentioned that a girls ‘approach towards learning’ "The ski [...]

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Parenting Tips – Things You Didn’t Know About ...

Parenting Tips – Things you didn’t know about your baby
Parenting Tips – Things you didn’t know about your baby Sudden infant death syndrome or SIDS is not a large problem in India because our family system ensures that there is always someone with the baby. Did you know infants prefer sharp contrasting colours, rather than the pastels generally preferred by mothers? Toys hung f [...]

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Brain Teasers- Teach Your Child To Remember

Brain Teasers- teach your child to remember
Does your child struggle to remember things? Do you hear your child often saying, “I forgot”? Does your child struggle to remember things taught in school? Is your child lagging behind in his school? Don’t worry. You can take steps to strengthen your child’s memory. A better memory will help your child improve his perform [...]

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How To Get Your Child To Do Chores

How to get your child to do chores
There are different styles of parenting and some things just have to be applied no matter what your style. Psychologists claim that: “A child has to learn to take some responsibility”. Children learn by example. Younger kids certainly want to do what mommy and daddies do, so let them see you doing cleaning, doing laundry and cooking. A [...]

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Homeschooling Your Kids- A New Trend

Homeschooling your kids- a new trend
Parents choose to homeschool their children for many different reasons. Sometimes a kid is sick and can't go to regular school. But more often, kids are homeschooled because their parents feel they can give their child a better education than the local school can. Parents also might choose homeschooling because they want their child's education to [...]

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Teaching Your Child About Strangers

Teaching your Child about Strangers
We are responsible for our child's safety. Since we cannot watch over our children 24/7 it is imprerative that we tell them to follow few precautions. We are not suggesting that you teach your child to distrust everyone. Our advice is to teach your children some basic tips on how to stay safe and who to trust. It is very important for parents [...]

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