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This Mother’s Day, Here Is An Ode To My Smart Mom {Sponsored Post}

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Mother’s Day Celebration on your mind? This writer talks about her wonderful mother and why she will miss celebrating this special day. This year I am overwhelmed at the thought of a Mother’s Day celebration, not because I am planning something extravagant for my mom but because I don’t have her with me to celebrate. I lost my…

Are You Guilty Of Helicopter Parenting?

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Guilty of helicopter parenting? With characteristic wit and wisdom, this author tells us about how her sister hovered over her son continuously and the many dangers this entailed. I often talk about my parenting mantras on Indian Moms Connect. But today I’d like to share my sister’s story. For years, I have never missed an…

Uncover Your Child’s Hidden Talent With Aviva Kid-O-Scope {Sponsored Post}

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Picture this. You have a multi-talented child. He’s thriving at school, he’s a pro at chess, he gets medals in Taekwondo championships, he’s growing into an excellent dancer and he can converse with just about anyone, on any topic. A rosy picture you’d say! Well, I beg to differ. While I appreciate the many talents of…

Camaraderie, Zeal And Competitiveness – Instilling The Right Values In Young Sportsmen

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It’s a challenging time to be a soccer mom. My son just turned 8, and I appreciate this fact now more than ever! The school expects parents to hold a more responsible and active role in the child’s extracurricular activities. However, wearing the many hats that I do made me loath driving my little footballer…

Where can you find good books for a child who loves to read?

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We were desperately on the lookout for books for our son when he started to try reading on his own. A good friend of ours introduced as to a whole beginner reader series called Captain Awesome. Until that point, I did not know there were books that catered to beginner readers with themes that would…

Why #YESMom Is The New Age Parenting Technique

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This is a sponsored post Recently I saw a video about a social experiment conducted by ActivKids Immuno Boosters by Cipla. The experiment was done to evaluate how often do parents say ‘NO’ to their children and how does that affect the little ones. Before I share how profoundly the video impacted my thoughts on parenting, I’d…

Top 5 Questions Young Children Ask About Sexuality (and How to Answer Them Right)

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Traditionally, sex talk has mostly been a taboo topic in our society. The average parent or teacher finds it too awkward and embarrassing to broach the concepts of sexuality and healthy relationships with young children. However, keeping in pace with the changing times, it has become essential to talk about the birds and bees in…

What a ‘Dishy’ idea! – Discussing Dishwashers

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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…