Father's Day 2013, Miscellaneous, Parenting, Perspectives, Working Moms

On fathers and husbands!

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Is it true that a girl looks for a little of her father in the husband she marries? I am sure there will have been some studies on this and polarised views on any choice. My vehement opposition is both for the father and the husband bit. My father and the father of my children

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Father's Day 2013

Not-so-new Appa talks

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A man of few words turned out to be a chatterbox. A man who says “what next” to cut short my conversation turned out to be a man who can listen carefully for hours without uttering a word. A man who doesn’t know the existence of “gifts” turned out to be a man who showers

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Father's Day 2013, Science Says, Working Moms

Science Says – Fathers

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Today’s Science Corner is all about the Dads. Did you know that the new Father experiences hormonal changes too, just like the mother, the more he interacts with his newborn child? Lower testosterone, more oxytocin (which is the same hormone that increases in the mother). The modern father is expected to be more hands-on than their

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Father's Day 2013, Tech Reviews, Travel

Quality time with Dad – There is an App for that!

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As a child, one of the things I remember is spending time with my father learning about the solar system. He taught me about the planets and stars explaining with diagrams. It was quality time well spent. Now there is an App for that! SkyView – Explore the Universe is a fun app that lets

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Father's Day 2013, Food, Recipes, Snack

Daddy’s Delightful Dishes

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So Appa was in hostel for a major portion of his later study years, and learnt this recipe from I dont know who. But when he married Amma and got her to Baroda, he made this for her as a special treat, and Amma was floored. Its easy, its fast, and its definitely romantic much

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Father’s Day Special – Interview with A Father of Two Sons

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Continuing our Father’s day celebrations, today we interview Prashant (http://www.facebook.com/prashant.salian.77), a father to two boys aged 6 years and 2 years. Bringing up his kids outside of India, along with his wife, Prashant is a thinker, doer and an engineer. He is the guy who made a cabinet by himself for his kids and he

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Father's Day 2013, Perspectives

Father’s importance – A mother’s perspective

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It is Fathers Day in the US on 16 June. I am in Sydney so our Fathers Day celebration is months away! Why wait for a particular day to honour our fathers? I know it’s a fun thing and a special day so it is ok I guess! A mother always seems to accept and

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Father’s Day Special – Interview With a-Just-Became-a-Father

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For the Father’s Day Celebrations, today we interview a brand new dad, who is one of the most popular bloggers we have come across and each of his post is a new learning. He can weave together serious issues with a hint of sarcasm and tons of wit and make you feel about the issue

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Father's Day 2013

Thoughts on being a Father

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From a father of a 2.5 year old  A few years ago, our lives changed as we know it on an early cold November morning. Our daughter was born and we were newly minted parents. It took me a few days to fully grasp that I had become a father. One soon realizes the responsibility

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Father's Day 2013

Father’s Day

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Father’s Day in the USA in on June 16. Some other countries celebrate it on other days. Some of us may think this is a commercial holiday, another day we have to think of gifts to give and ways to celebrate. Whether we buy into the commercialism and gift-giving or not. We at IMC want to

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