Activity Corner, Education

One Trick to Teach Hindi to Your Child (and Have Them Enjoy it Too!)

Learning Hindi

I have been teaching Hindi classes for kids for more than 5 years and in every Hindi class I teach, there is always one activity the kids just can’t get enough of. It makes them want to speak and learn more Hindi right off the bat. I have realized that no matter which child you are

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Activity Corner, Product Review

Creativity, Versatility, Learning All In One Toy – #BuildWithHotWheels For Endless Possibilities

Rob with HotWheels

This is a sponsored post How often do you buy toys for your child? If you ask me, I’d say often, very often. At times, weekly and there have been times when I have been convinced (blackmailed) to buy new toys more than once a week. What happens to these toys that we buy so

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Diwali Themed Montessori Inspired Activities For Toddlers (VLOG)

Diwali Montessori Activities

Diwali, the festival of lights, the biggest festival of Hindus all around the world and it does not need any further explanation. We all enjoy the lights, diyas, food, sweets, new clothes, crackers, rangolis, Laxmi pooja and everything about Diwali. My son is 20 months old and 2016 is his second Diwali. Last year, he was too young for

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Activity Corner, Product Reviews

MILLK (Kamala Mills) – Play and Recreation Centre for Kids in Mumbai

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Kids love to run and play. They always want to head out and play. As adults, it is our responsibility to provide space and a safe environment for them to play. In bustling cities like Mumbai, playing outside the house is next to impossible. It is the need of the hour to have spacious recreation centres where kids

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Activity Corner, Education, Inspiration, Miscellaneous, Mom's Answer, Perspectives

A Picture For A School Assignment

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This post originally appeared on https://medium.com/sparkling-doodles Drawing pictures for a school assignment can be made a lot simpler by using exactly the same curves and lines used for forming alphabets. Many adults believe that they cannot draw. Fortunately for them, professionally not all need to draw. So there is a perfect reason to avoid drawing.

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Activity Corner, Baby Sleep, Education, Parenting, Pregnancy, Toddler

5 Reasons To Introduce Indian Classical Music To Your Baby

Indian Classical Music

There are lots of articles out there saying listening to Mozart music will make your baby smarter. I too bought Mozart music CD during pregnancy & listened to it everyday. The aim was not to make my baby smarter though, but to expose him to soothing calm music & inculcate love for good music. Whenever

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Activity Corner, Toddler

Toddler Development: 9 ways to keep your toddler busy!

Finger Painting

Kids are so hyper and it might be difficult to keep them busy at all times. It might feel like they need your attention constantly. But you can change that. You can divert their attention and keep them busy for hours all you need to do is keep them fascinated so experiment with all the

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Activity Corner, Travel

3 Great Family Activities to Spend Quality Time Together

Origami Kids

We all love our family and want to spend more and more quality time together. Spending quality time together is the best way to create a long lasting and loving relationship with our family. It is great for boosting happiness. But during routine life, hectic work schedules, ever-growing list of household chores, school, appointments and

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Activity Corner, Education, Working Moms

Test Your English Skills with the University of Cambridge

Learning English

This is a sponsored post “How do I make my child speak good English?” I cannot count the number of times I have been asked this question, all the more so now when I regularly interact with worried parents! And it is not just speaking, enabling children to read and write in English is equally

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Activity Corner, Behaviour, Parenting

The Treasure In My Bag

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This morning, as I was walking back from dropping my kids to daycare/school, I clutched at my bag. I could feel my wallet inside – it carried a few spare notes and some cards that were easily replaceable. But the treasure was not in the wallet. It was in a little ziploc next to it. Neatly

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5 Ways to Get Creative With Just Cardboard Boxes!

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It was a routine weekend and we had done lots of shopping. And as a result, we had a whopping pile of boxes. Instead of throwing them in trash, I though why not use these boxes to create some wonderful crafts.  With a little imagination, boxes wouldn’t hover around your garage waiting to be trashed. This week

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Go On A Nature Walk And Create Crafts!

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Nature is God’s canvas. It holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual even spiritual satisfaction. We all love nature. Trees, waterfall, greenery always fascinate us and take away our all stress and anxiety. Nature is God’s way of reminding us how magnificent the Earth really is! “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything

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Some Amazing Activities For Kids To Spend Their Summer Vacations!

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Summer time is here again. And every summer has its own story. In summer hair gets lighter, skin gets darker, water gets warmer, the cool drinks gets colder, music gets  louder, nights gets longer and life gets better. “A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining. The breeze is blowing. The birds are

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Make Recycling Fun With Super Easy DIY Cardboard Crafts For Kids

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The greatest threat to our environment is the belief among us that someone else will save it. We are living on this planet and it is our responsibility to save and protect it. No one can do everything but everyone can do something. There is no such thing as “throw away”. When we throw anything

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Summer Vacations Coming! Here Is A Treasure Box of Awesome Stuff You Can Win!

April Treasure Box Giveaway

Its nearing summer vacations and the kids are going to be at home. We need to think of innovative ways to keep them busy. I remember when we were kids we used to get so bored at times that we would just sit under the shade of a tree and do nothing. Apart from that much

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