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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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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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Why Kids should Science more? – Infographic from Psysci

December 21, 2016
importance of science for kids

This infographic was created for the purpose of getting children interested in science and its easier than you might think, from teaching children about thought experiments, taking advantage of some great science kits for children or replicating simple experiments seen on YouTube by psychology and science website, Psysci.   Importance of science for kids-   If you liked this post, you can have these posts delivered to your inbox: Subscribe to Life through my Bioscope Email Address *  …

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What if those toys had feelings! #Fiction

September 26, 2016
toy story

Last week, I de-cluttered my Kids’s toy world. I got a prompt – What if toys had feelings! and here is the toy story.   A Fictional Toy story I scattered them all over the bed and a white squeaky Fish screeched- “Ouch! It hurts”- Heavy Yellow car hit her on his head. I announced – “Today, I will clean the clutter”. A wave of panic spread in the room. Every toy started making noise. I  picked the little fish…

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Learning to reduce Toy clutter

September 19, 2016
declutter toys

Are you a Parent who feels drowned in a pool of toys? I am raising a Toddler who like all other of his age, love his toys . He exclaims with Joy when he see these rainbow colored toys. But on the other hand, he gets bored of them quickly and love playing with utensils and sticks instead. Moreover, having lots of toys create only clutter which stresses me out. Declutter toys in these 5 simple ways: Stack them Sometimes,…

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He is not my Infant anymore

September 16, 2016
birthday party

My baby boy is turning 2 this week and I just can’t believe it. Second year passed so quickly and I am still in new-born hangover. He has transformed from Infant to Toddler. He is doing things independently. He wants me to set him free. I remember the days when I could cuddle him for hours but now, he turns jumpy when I kiss him non-stop on his cheeks. He likes a cuddle but only for a short time. His…

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I will stop using distraction for making my toddler eat

March 30, 2016

I wonder today- Why I use smartphone as a distraction for my Toddler. Don’t I have any other option?? Throughout my childhood, I always spotted my Mother reading a book with her glasses on. She habitually insisted on their worth and advised us to explore the reading arena. She told us that Books are our best friends.  They give and give without demanding anything in return. A vast endless sea of knowledge and wisdom. Now I get it, my Blogging…

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Wordy Wednesday – Oh dear Motherhood

March 9, 2016

Oh dear Motherhood I rise, I fall Just a minute, its another call Motherhood has arrived which made me sleep deprived. I try to be perfect which has its own effect You made me Jack of all trades while expecting some accolades. Juggling with tasks collecting memories in a cask. Sometimes I am guilty doubting my own ability I am adapting with time ticking my responsibilities like a mime. Things are messy its not that easy which at times drive…

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World Without Diapers – A Reality

March 4, 2016

; it’s changing time for my toddler. We cannot imagine a single day without this little thing woven from Polymer pallets- Day care or Outings, this is a must. It’s easy when you have to hand off your baby to someone when you are out on a job. My dream led me to search for making it come true. And then I read about Elimination Communication (EC) or Natural Infant. I told myself “I know this” as it was a…

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