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Should we let our kids go back to school this fall?

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Damned if we send our kids to school, Damned if we not.

That is how I feel as a parent when I think of sending Ahaan to school during this pandemic situation which is creating havoc in our nation among people. After 4 months at home with our children, most of us…

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Father's Day around the world!


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June is here, that means Father’s Day is just around the corner. From teaching us how to walk, ride a bike and walking you down the aisle, fathers have a special place in our heart, so be ready to show all your love this June 21st.

I want to express my deepes…

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Let us all take a Positivity pledge!

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I was reading a book Sapiens when I came across a line “Our survival as a species has often depended on complex set of adaptation based on fear. The early hunter did not know which berries are safe to eat but they learned quickly with experience. Similarly, th…

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I am a mom of 4-year-old and I had Coronavirus

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It all started 9th April when I slept with the tickling sensation in my throat. Next morning, I woke up anxious reading everything I could find about this deadly pandemic. The only thought I had in the mind was what if I am a carrier? All I was thinking at tha…

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Does your child know the Golden Rule? - Teach your kids kindness and compassion.

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You must be wondering what the golden rules is? A week before Ahaan was sitting doing his art activity that his teacher Miss Mary was teaching and he was really excited to learn his scribble scrabble art. She then asked everyone the question “Tel…

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Arguing in front of your kids? Here is what you need to know


We were coming back from a place when me and my partner had an argument. My son just yelled and said, “Stop fighting”. My little one had a tough time that day. Is that to do with mommy and daddy arguing?

Raising a kid is a very stressful and complicated undertaking and it takes a lo…

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The Secret to keep your kids busy and learning at home due the school closure amidst Coronavirus outbreak.

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As millions of students are being displaced from school due to the spread of coronavirus all over the world. Here rise the real crises for all the parents: what will the kids do at home all day? How to keep them busy? Being a mother, I am sure you agree …

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A panic free guide for Parents to deal with Coronavirus.


We parents are in constant fear for the well-being of their kid. So, it’s pretty natural that the stories about the spread of novel coronavirus (Covid-19) makes it more worrisome as to whether our kids are safe or are in danger?

We are still learning about the new virus as there has b…

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How to make bedwetting easier on you and your child.


You will probably potty train your child between the age if 2-4, but your child may still have a nighttime accident (Known as Bedwetting).

It is common as your child grow. It takes time for their body to develop the ability to wake up at night when their bladder is full. During this time, he …

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Playdate : Guide to immaculately plan it.


Socializing is an important part of everybody’s life and it’s important that it is developed when the person is at young age. So, parents came with the concept of Play Date. Those who are not aware of what Play Dates are, here is the definition

Play Date(n): A time that the parents arrang…

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A Challenge to Myself

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It was cold and deep in my sleep was thinking about having my me time with a hot cuppa coffee and reading a book, having the most valuable time with myself. Suddenly the alarm goes on…trin!!trin!! I woke up like an andreline rush and realized that my son chan…

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New Year Resolution No Mom should make


Doesn’t it feel like yesterday when 2019 heralded in? Now we are at the crossroad of the new year again where all the moms will be resolving to make this coming year more fruitful.

Maybe this is the year where you will loose some extra pounds that you gained during your pregnancy, org…

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Santa Claus: Unquestionably a Mom!!


It's that of the year where you all are decorating Christmas tree and waiting for Santa to come, but have you ever thought who Santa is? I am not talking here in religious perspective. I know what you must be thinking, that Santa Claus is a Santa Claus. His appearance has stayed the same t…

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My quiet one in an Extrovert World


Imagine a 4-year-old who greets you with a huge smile and on the other hand a child who have regards for you but hides behind his dads’ leg. How do you feel about these two children? If you are like most people, you would think of the first child as social and the second shy or reserved. For a…

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Winter food for kids to boost their Immunity



There is nib in the air with the start of winter, especially here in the eastern part of The States, where kids are falling to cold, cough, running noses, chest and ear infection. As soon as the weather changes, we mothers are sure, that the kids are going to be ill. Even if you try making…

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Do you force-feed your child?


 Every time I see my child eating just a bite or two and speaking “Mumma I am not hungry” urge me to feed him despite him resisting. Do I force feed my child? This question hampers me a lot.

As a parent, we always want a healthy eating habit and a need to provide all the essential …

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How to make sure that your child well rooted to your culture and tradition ?


We shifted to new jersey four months back and the first and foremost thing that I wanted my son to do was adjust. Believe me kids are like chameleon, just like they change colors quickly, similarly kids adjust. Ahaan used to be very fluent in Hindi and believe me he still is. All we wanted…

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Which Parenting style are you following?


While coming from park with my son, I came across a voice of a mother strictly ordering her son not to go out. He was crying so wishfully to go. But she was so adamant, and he understood. When I came home and shared this incident with my husband, he told me that we should too be strict as …

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Lost yourself in Motherhood?

It is quiet, raining outside while my little one is sleeping and here, I am recollecting my thoughts “Have I lost myself in motherhood?”. These small moments when things are still, and everything is just like how you want comes rarely on which we mothers can depend upon. “Do I have a…

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How to deal with your Kid’s Temper Tantrums?

I was in my room when my son was crying lying on the floor trying to hit his head and fist on the ground simply because I told him not to eat ice-cream as it is time to go to bed. His face was turned red with a purple tint and all the family members were looking at me as if I am responsible for …

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