SCHOOL

She sees all! He knows all! But do the Schools appreciate any?

Buttercup is a whole lot of things sweet and spicy and each enchant and surprise us, but one that is becoming remarkable is her observation powers. For a 4.5 year old girl she’s a smart little cookie in that department. There are just so many different kinds of intelligence and as evident from my 2… Continue reading She sees all! He knows all! But do the Schools appreciate any?

FAMILY & PARENTING

The mystery of the missing dog

“Where’s my doggie? I had left him here but I cant find him. This is such a mystery.” and many such exclamations were made by 4 year old Buttercup on her way to bed. The fact that we had somehow been successful in getting her to head to bed was now lost. Bed time was… Continue reading The mystery of the missing dog

HEALTH

Make Healthy – Eating A ‘Habit’ For Children

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

HEALTH

What You Feed Your Children Are What They Become!

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!

HEALTH

The Right Way To Measure Your Child’s Growth

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

FAMILY & PARENTING

Giraffes Can’t Dance…

…Oh but they can; and if you read the book by that name it will beautifully show you how Giraffes CAN dance. I don’t know about my children but it is one of MY favourite bedtime books to read to the children. They maybe too young to understand the many many layers of meaning implied… Continue reading Giraffes Can’t Dance…

HEALTH

4 Skin Care Tips That I Always Follow For My Baby

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