E is for Raising kids with Empathy

Empathy The ability to understand the feeling of others. My son is a blessed child. When he was small, my mother in law left her job and stepped forward to take care of him and she was with us all through the first 10 years of his life. While other working parents have to worry … Continue reading E is for Raising kids with Empathy

D is for Dads

Disclaimer: I respect single Moms / single Dads and hats off to them for managing it all singlehandedly. I do not mean to hurt their sentiments, and I apologize if inadvertently I may have written something. A typical Indian patriarchal family scenario. Father goes to work. Mother too goes to work. Father has his way … Continue reading D is for Dads

C is for Conversations

When was the last time you sat with your child and had a meaningless conversation? When had you together laughed loud over a tongue twister or a wardrobe malfunction? When I say "Meaningless", I know I would have many eyebrows up against me. The best time me and my son have are those meaningless conversations. … Continue reading C is for Conversations

B is for Behaviour

As we grow up, we forget how it is to be a child. Simple things which we adults manage do, is a challenge for kids. While we may easily manage how we behave or react towards situations which are unavoidable, a child does not at times know how to conduct. He is not a small … Continue reading B is for Behaviour

A – Accept your Child !

My little one started walking at 1 year 1 months, which was quite late by the standards set by his own father! Right from the time a child is born, comparisons start. Someone stands as early as 8 months, while some can't even walk at 1 and half years. Someone learns all the skills too … Continue reading A – Accept your Child !

Parenting : My experiences

Come April, and the bloggers are busy with their laptops and minds churning out blogs from A to Z ! Last year was my first participation in A2Zchallenge, and even though I have been irregularly irregular the rest of year, I could not sit back when the buzz is around. This year, I plan to … Continue reading Parenting : My experiences

Zenith

  Recap : A ,B ,C ,D ,E ,F,G ,H ,I ,J ,K ,L ,M ,N ,O ,P ,Q ,R ,S ,T ,U ,V ,W ,X ,Y   We had returned from Iceland a few month back. It was the trip of a lifetime. We did see the Northern lights and were amazed by them. Pihu had already been asking when and where the next trip will be. We had decided, that we will take such holiday every few … Continue reading Zenith

Young forever

Recap : A ,B ,C ,D ,E ,F ,G ,H ,I ,J ,K ,L ,M ,N ,O ,P ,Q ,R ,S ,T ,U ,V ,W ,X A year back I had been wailing in depression. I had lost all hope that I would be ever happy. Now when I looked back over the days gone by, I understood how a small change in my perspective had made my life beautiful and happy. Sometimes, the answers are all … Continue reading Young forever

Xctasy ( Ecstacy )

Recap : A ,B ,C ,D ,E ,F ,G ,H ,I ,J,K,L,M ,N ,O ,P ,Q ,R ,S ,T ,U ,V The exams went just like any other. Whether you are first grader appearing for a class test, or you are a middle aged female, exams will bring in fear before they come, and a sense of relief once they are over. I did have sleepless nights with coffee to kill my sleep, but … Continue reading Xctasy ( Ecstacy )

My little wise man

Recap : A ,B ,C ,D ,E ,F ,G ,H ,I ,J ,K ,L ,M ,N ,O ,P ,Q ,R ,S,T,U,VI reached home and found Pihu hot with fever. He was having sore throat since two days. Akash had told me, and he had given him medicines as well. However, today after he had come from school, he looked tired and had slept. Akash had given him medicine to reduce fever, but once the … Continue reading My little wise man