Who here is with me when I say that 50% of a mother’s happiness and sanity every day is directly linked to whether their child(ren) ate “properly” that day? And if they ate on their own, without distractions and drama, then we have had a very good day! And now especially with the holidays coming … Continue reading Independent eating with Baby-Led Weaning (BLW)
This is part 2 of our series on the future of education. In this part, I will share some stories about the changes in education I see around me and some changes that are waiting to happen. My daughter loved soccer. She would ask me every day, “Mom, are we going to soccer today?” She … Continue reading Future of Education – Ready, Set, Go, Gen Z!
This is part 1 of 2 posts about a topic which is very near and dear to my heart, the future of education. I would like to hear your views and how we can enable our children to be ready for a future like never before. 13 years ago, when I came to the US, … Continue reading Future of education – Are we ready? (Part 1 of 2)
I have read so many articles and great blogs about raising boys or raising girls and how we need to teach them great values early in life. This one though is not about raising boys or girls. It is about raising two kids (or three or four or whatever your chosen number is, really). It … Continue reading Raising Multiple Kids!
Date nights are the best, aren't they?! We look forward to a few hours of escape from the mundane and everyday routine. I love date nights with my hubby but raising two boys has its own share of perks because I get three times as many - one with each of the boys in the … Continue reading The Kindness Project Date Night!
I cannot believe that summer is almost over and back to school season is already looming upon us! While some of you may already know that I am not a huge fan of summer (I know, that is just blasphemy!), I think my tune will start to change once my eldest starts kindergarten. I have … Continue reading Back to School Top Ten Favorites!
Alright, people, summer is here and most of the kids have been out of school now for at least a couple of weeks! And, I am just going to put this out there, I know you are going to think I am crazy, but here it is – as much as I love summer, I … Continue reading Top Ten Summer Toys!
I believe I am not alone when I say that this parenting gig is just one big learning curve. The moment you feel that you have routines and habits under control and you know what is going on, there comes another growth spurt and you have a new curve ball thrown your way (yay for … Continue reading The Art of Negotiation … with the Master Negotiator
Happy Father’s day to all the dads out there! I feel truly blessed to have great men who are such amazing role models in my life. Starting with my dad, who did not care what the society around him said and brought up his daughters to be furiously independent, successful and progressive with a mind … Continue reading When the child makes the father…
Father’s Day is coming up, girls!! I don’t know about you but I always struggle to buy presents for my husband. I feel he is quick to buy anything he needs or if it is on a wish list then it is because it is obnoxiously out of reach to buy (for good reason too … Continue reading Last Minute Gift Ideas – to Celebrate Father’s Day!!