Jhaadu, Poocha, Bartan Morning Routine The first doorbell of the morning – it’s the newspaper! The second doorbell – it’s the milkman! The third doorbell – it’s the dhobi with freshly laundered clothes! Now, the wait begins for the most important arrival of the day – the HOUSE HELPER! Love her or hate her, she is an integral part
The Situation After a nice, festive weekend, getting back to routine is difficult and boring. Especially when you know it will be a busy week ahead. The week started and my kiddo went to school and got back as usual. It was time for his after school class, and he was not in a mood to go.
A Typical Scene Kid#1 is being rushed to the soccer class while Kid #2 is throwing tantrum because he doesn’t want to wear the red t-shirt. He wants the one with the blue bird on it which happens to be in the washing hamper. Amidst all this confusion, I need to be packing the soccer bag,
“Parenting is the easiest thing in the world to have an opinion about, but the hardest thing in the world to do”- Matt Walsh Being a parent is not easy. We are always overloaded with responsibilities and duties. Hectic work schedules, school meetings, social gatherings, personal and professional commitments and the list goes on. As
Tips for Oral Hygiene After having my teeth extracted, I understand the pain and frustration that a person has to go through because of poor dental hygiene. Before you make some nasty judgments about my oral health, let me clarify that I am a pretty strict person when it comes to hygiene. I brush two
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.
6 FEARS ABOUT TRAVELING WITH A BABY- Rashi Agrawal I am writing this on our way back from our Sri Lanka vacation – Saurabh and I are both tired of keeping up with our energizer bunny who refuses to eat anything today so is both energetic and cranky all at once. I will post about
Reading starts way before children recognize the alphabet. It starts when they are read to, aloud and they hear the sounds of words, strung together to make sentences. I don’t remember when I learnt to read, when the words in front of me in the many Amar Chitra Kathas and Tinkles my mom read to
I have a six year old daughter who like many girls her age is into princesses, castles and fairies. Oh how she would enjoy a trip to Disneyland!! I want her to enjoy her trip but also remember the trip in the years to come. Some friends tell me that now is a good time
When it comes to parenting, each one of us has an opinion, whether we are parents or not. I can still understand and assume that the remarks or judgment from those who aren’t parents yet, may come from their lack of experience and/or from their thinking that they could have done a better job at
We, as a culture, seem to associate dressing up with being vacuous. A little bimboish. Worried about fashion and nothing upstairs. But what if you liked dressing up? Can you believe in Fashion and yet be considered smart? What has been your experience dressing up and dressing down or somewhere in the middle? Featured Image: https://flic.kr/p/ncq4A2
I have an infant who seems to be latched on to me forever. While I do have excessive milk which I realise since I have an engorgement problem as well, it’s evident that she mostly latches on for the feel good factor which the drinking motion provides. But this leads to sore nipples. So is