Why I Shared a Love-Hate Relationship With My Baby’s Maalishwali

During my pregnancy, I had planned on doing all the baby massage by myself. It was my time for bonding with my baby, to know him more and to let him know me more. But I was not expecting the mood swings that I got after childbirth. I was a little skeptical about hiring aRead more

How to Choose the Right Passive Income Career as A Stay at Home Mom

How to Choose the Right Passive Income Career as A Stay at Home Mom

This article is a part of my “How To Be a Mompreneur Series”. You can read the whole series here. Have you really thought how much the internet has changed our lives? We rely on it for everything in our life, from calculating our cup sizes to know our ovulation date; the internet has becomeRead more

Cooking for Kids: Maggi Omelette

√Statutory Warning: Sometimes mothers can be inconsolable too! I am here to rant today. √   Cooking is not an easy job. Cooking for a kid? That’s the whole new level. These are my mother’s words. As kids, I and my brother showed hundred nakhre during the mealtime. We were satisfied with simple things butRead more

5 Tips for Hiring Your Kid’s Babysitter

How to hire babysitter for your kid

As I am writing this piece, the whole local media is going crazy about a small girl. The girl, aged 7, has allegedly been abducted by their housemaid on 24th August. Her parents, both doctors by profession, were at their workplaces when the maid took the little one with her. The whole city was inRead more

How To Ensure Mess Free Kid Activities

All kids, regardless of their age love playing and crafting, but the kids being kids do not think about the mess they are making, it is you – the parent that has to think about it, even in advance if possible. Kids just make a mess and stains everywhere, no matter what they do andRead more

Indulgence: To Do Or Not To Do

We all love to pamper our children. After all, we are parents and it’s our right as well as duty to pamper our kids and indulge them in every possible way, isn’t it? Or do you think that over indulgence can ruin your kids? Well, it is a million dollar issue and no parent canRead more

Stimulate the Creativity in your Child

Babies are generally curious. They love to explore about things and if it guided properly, this curiosity can serve them well. I always try to stimulate my child’s inquisitiveness by introducing new things where he can play and learn simultaneously. But it is not always easy to find things that encourage the kid’s creative sideRead more

Fighting Against Gender Stereotypes

The other day, one of our relatives visited us. As she was family, I brought her to the kitchen to chit chat while preparing dinner for us. As soon as I entered the kitchen, my toddler ran to the kitchen and resumed his work as my ‘helper’. It is not that a two-year-old can helpRead more

Happy Father’s Day, Mom!

So, Father’s Day came and went. I just wished my husband once and there was no fuss about the day. Personally, I do not believe in such days. Parenthood is a lifelong business; you do not require a particular day to thank your mom or dad for being mom and dad. But as soon asRead more

Myth of Motherhood

It was a bright summer afternoon of 2013. We had recently moved to the capital city and just like any working woman, I was busy with the new job and new life in a new city. But that afternoon changed my whole life. I was feeling dizzy for two days and out of the blue,Read more