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Quell those unhealthy wants

April 20, 2017
wants and needs for kids

As parents we naturally want to give our children what they want but it does not work that way because it does not promise true happiness. To keep a balance between wants and needs for kids, we need to first model it and then expect them to learn. Messy or Cluttered is not a personality trait. It should not be. Let Kids not define them as someone who loves cluttered spaces. I understand its easier said than done. But lets…

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An open letter to Rap singers by a Mother

March 29, 2017
rap music for kids

Ever cringed at the meanings of Lyrics in the latest songs belted out by Rappers or worry that Rap Music for Kids may be destructive?   Whats up Rappers, I am a Mother of a Toddler who wish to share her concern with you all on behalf of every Parent. The other day while I was driving back Home, my 2 YO wished turning on the Radio to tune in to FM. This has become our routine and daily dose…

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Storytelling with Colgate

March 10, 2017
storytelling for kids

Storytelling for kids is a skill you can imbibe in your Kids from a very small age as  Storytelling is something which a Kid of every age enjoys. It improves their language skills, imaginative power and help them gain confidence. Its also a great way to engage with Kids and spend some constructive time together. Storytelling for Kids can encourage development of emotions and feelings in a child while they try to express their imaginative characters.   Colgate packs are…

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How Mustard oil is beneficial for the Infants and toddlers

March 3, 2017
mustard oil for babies

Being a Mother to a Toddler, I am sharing the uses of Mustard oil for Babies as now I use it myself for my Kid. Mustard oil  is also known as “sarson ka tel” in Hindi, “sorshe tel” in Bengali, “rai ka tel” in Punjabi, “Kadugu Ennai” in Tamil. It has lots of medicinal benefits and is used extensively for babies and kids in South Asia.   Note: Do not use mustard oil before your Baby turns 6 months old.…

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How I inspired myself to be a working Mother and keep it stress free

February 6, 2017
being a working mother

Mothers are same around the globe. Being a full-time working Mother myself, I believe every working Mother in the world must be visited by a thought of quitting her Job once she step into the world of Coos and Gigglez. No wonder because the world of Mothers is so vivid and beautiful that every other luxury or privilege seems less. Who does not love her Career, its something where we all reach with lots of struggle. Not only us but…

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He is entering into a new phase and I am full of beans

January 31, 2017
choosing a preschool

Choosing a Preschool is like cracking a tough nut. Its always difficult for Parents to leave their Child in someone’s hands who is not a part of the Nest. For some this phase comes very early where a Mother is working and there is no one to take care of a child. I am one of them.  I had to leave my Baby as soon as my leave ended after 3 months. Yes, it wasn’t easy but I had convinced…

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Are you a pushy Parent?

December 6, 2016
pushy parents

Each one of us have our own unique Dreams and Desires. Some dreams get fulfilled and fetch us a good Life. But there are few dreams which does not get wings and sits in our heart.   The moment we become Parents, some of us may wish to live these unfulfilled dreams through our children, which is where the problem lies. Whatever be the reason for your unfulfilled or give-up dreams, you should not force your ambitions to your children…

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An art we can never be PERFECT at

December 5, 2016
perfect parent

Do you dream to be a perfect Parent? What is Perfect in this world. Nothing. No human, no animal or any creature. Its just a myth. Then how can we dream of being perfect when it comes to Parenting. When I became a Mother 2 years back, I pledged myself for not giving unhealthy and nutrition-less food to my Kiddo. No toffees, no chocolates, no chips or cold drinks. I promised myself to never hurt him. I promised myself to…

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Creativity is as important as Literacy

November 21, 2016
creative gifts

Did you ever find it difficult to choose a perfect gift for Kids? Now being a Mother myself, I have figured out some creative gifts, Kids will play with over and over and are worth every penny spent. Its been almost 6 months we are trying our hands at Messy play. Once in a week works perfectly for us.   Messy Play time A photo posted by upasna (@life_through_my_bioscope) on Sep 29, 2016 at 10:52am PDT Every weekend, my Toddler…

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BABA- A renowned scary creature

October 24, 2016
baby scared

Do you fear from dark? Yesterday, my Son woke up midnight crying and shouting “Baba Baba” That moment, I was full of anger and guilt. Childhood memories started flashing across my mind- How we used to fear the dark. How my Brother did not like to close washroom door. How we used to fear getting up for a glass of water in the night. I cursed myself for letting it happen but I am thankful as it ignited me to…

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