Breastfeeding (BF) isn’t really all that it’s made out to be and Formula feed (FF) isn’t that devil lurking in the shadows either! Ask the mothers who had painful breastfeeding experiences (low milk supply, baby latching issues, debilitating back pain) or ask the mothers who fed formula milk ( ease of going back to work, moving around and… Continue reading There Are 2 Sides To Every Story, Even Breastfeeding!
And I’m proudly serving it straight up. Whether we like it or not, the one person we will trust are our children’s doctor. So when in this ultra clean, highly sanitized world, a doctor recommends regular farm visits so that the children can come in contact with worms and microorganisms, I was but naturally taken aback.… Continue reading Look what the doctor ordered!? Worms!
Apart from passing great morals and good manners, another imperative that a parent must pass on to their child should be ‘Healthy eating’. And like any other habit, it has to start early, like ‘first-food introduction’ early. Then it has to be consistently practiced day in and day out, till it finally becomes a habit… Continue reading Make Healthy – Eating A ‘Habit’ For Children
Not focusing on personality nor attitude (though both can take a sharp nosedive if a child is hungry), the mental makeup of the child is dependent on both stimulation as well nutrition. There is just no hiding from that fact. A sick or malnourished child would find it more difficult to concentrate or work on… Continue reading What You Feed Your Children Are What They Become!
How often have parents plotted their baby’s growth basis the height and weight charts? How often have we parents compared our child’s height to our neighbour’s child’s height? How often have very concerned aunties commented on your child looking too thin and she needs to be ‘healthier’ up? Now in the same breath, how often… Continue reading The Right Way To Measure Your Child’s Growth
Babies – those cuddly little sweethearts with the quintessential baby-soft skin. God is extra kind and generous with babies and so they are born tiny, super soft and ultra-cuddly. Being born with that soft skin is one thing, but maintaining it is a wholly different thing! Babies need extra skin care especially because their skin… Continue reading 4 Skin Care Tips That I Always Follow For My Baby
One look at my two munchkins and I knew my life had changed forever. But somehow my body thought I needed a constant reminder that I had given birth – by leaving behind that stubborn tummy bulge! I had done everything right (or so I had thought) from practicing yoga, working till the day of… Continue reading This Is The Best Way To Avoid Sagging Skin Once You Become a Mom