So, when you see perform on stage in front of a huge audience, you will be surprised that they are basically reflecting whatever they have observed their parents doing. They practiced hard to perform because this what they have seen you doing. They have not given up the race before they reach the finish line because they have watched their parents’ persist. They have worked hard to study for that exam as they know that this what you would do because hard works helps get good results.Read More
Your child will be focusing on becoming an independent reader, writer, and communicator in 1st grade, as well as starting her first formal science and social studies learning. In addition to dealing with boundless energy levels and intense emotions, children preparing for 1st grade will face new responsibilities in school. Your child will learn to adjust to a longer school day, take more ownership of his homework, and learn to get around by himself.Read More
Decoupage can seem like a very complicated technique! It is actually quite simple. If you can cut and paste, you already know most of the techniques involved. The word découpage comes from the French verb découper, ‘to cut out’. This technique can be used to personalise almost any item in your home and the great thing is that the designs can be as simple or as complex as you like.Basically, you cut out pictures; you glue…Read More
In my experience, there is no happy or perfect life out there. It is just precious moments that we consciously strive to have with our loved ones. So, its totally up to to us how we prioritise our commitments, compartmentalise work and home life in order to strike the perfect balance. Believe me, it is not a one day thing , one has to work really hard to maintain this on a daily basis as there will be many parenting hacks one would need and sometimes they might fail too. So we get up each day with a new parenting strategy in place, hoping hard that this one will work this time.Read More
Ganesh Chaturthi is just round the corner and this is the right time to involve your child in the celebrations and teach her festive values, here are a few ideas to make this Ganesh Chaturthi an unforgettable experience for your little ones.Read More
There is no magic potion that will help your kids to love Reading. Parents usually buy board books for their babies in the hope that kids will love reading. And yet, by middle school, most kids stop reading books that aren’t assigned in school.Here’s how you can help your kids reach that ‘happy reading place’.Read More
So let’s celebrate Rakhi this year with a promise to always be there for each other. Just because you are sisters or two brothers this festival is not less important to you and still calls for celebration, love and presents.It’s definitely a good thing Raksha Bandhan has expanded its scope to include sisters, siblings in law, cousins. We need all the sibling figures we can get.Siblings are the precious gifts God has sent just for me.Read More
How many of us look back at childhood and wish we were introduced to money and financial tips at an early age?
Unfortunately, only a few schools teach the importance of saving, spending and investing money. Learning about credit and balancing an account is a life skill as important to being a successful adult as reading, writing and arithmetic. Children want to learn about money and, depending on their age, they should be taught this basic skill.Read More
As soon as school begins after the summer break, children and parents are bombarded with homework and various unit tests. While, I personally feel that both these things keep the students on their toes in higher classes.This gives them an opportunity to keep revising their lessons and identify the problem areas that they need help with. With all the pressure of completing their syllabus and acing the exams, there is another dilemma that is also faced by them. Studies take a considerable part of a child’s day but it is also true that, “All work and no play makes our children quite dull.”Read More
Monsoon is the season of excitement, fun and greenery environment.
However, the season also invites a number of sniffles, stomach bugs, cold and flu. Kids need extra care during this season to stay healthy. Students, office goers and moms’ of little kids, needs to maintain a proper healthy diet and hygiene to avoid falling sick this season.Read More