Origami for children – Mani”fold” Benefits and Startup Guide to Origami

Origami for children – Mani”fold” Benefits and Startup Guide to Origami

Who does not love the magic and excitement of turning a piece of paper into something useful or a toy or a lovely decor item? Origami is the most exciting of all papercrafts. Origami is a captivating craft – all it requires is one square of paper that can be turned into so many things. No scissors or glue required! Origami is not just fun but has immense educational and developmental benefits – for children, even…

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Crank it up! 20 Engineering Games, Toys and DIY Kits for Children

Crank it up! 20 Engineering Games, Toys and DIY Kits for Children

Children love tinkering and building! Engineering toys develop many important learning skills and behaviors, like problem-solving skills, analytical and critical thinking skills, creativity, curiosity, flexibility, and perseverance – all in the name of playing! A wide range of engineering toys, games and DIY Kits are available across all ages from preschools up to adults. They are fun for the whole family and provide a great opportunity for families to bond in addition to inculcating engineering skills…

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9 Ways to turn your child’s hyperactivity to productivity

9 Ways to turn your child’s hyperactivity to productivity

Coping with a hyperactive child can be tough. A hyperactive child can seem unstable, bouncing from activity to activity with seemingly limitless energy. He or she may appear to have difficulty listening or following directions. He may perform poorly in school, getting less than acceptable grades and demonstrating behavioral problems. While there is no right answer to handling a hyperactive child, the following tips by Dr. Amulya Mysore can make coping with a hyperactive child a bit easier.

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To the “Working Parent”

To the “Working Parent”

As a working parent of a toddler or even an adolescent, there are often moments of stress and guilt of not being able to constantly watch your child, or frustration of them not being what you really expect them to be like. While you must convince yourself that you are going all out to give them the best, here are 12 things that you must always keep in mind.

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Should a Child have their own phone?

Should a Child have their own phone?

A highly debatable point! Yet we see a lot of kids carrying their own mobiles.

What is your take on this ? How safe it is for kids to carry their own phones? Or in this day and age, is it a necessity to keep in touch during emergencies especially if you are at work and the child is alone at home or outside.Should I buy my 6 year old her own phone!

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Why Scissors And Paintbrushes Are Great For Your Child

Why Scissors And Paintbrushes Are Great For Your Child

One evening, after finishing my cup of coffee, I entered my room to fetch my phone to call my husband. To my surprise, the moment I opened the door, I ran into a handful of crayons lying on the floor. Two steps into the room and I realized that there was glitter all over my pillow and the pillow was very carefully placed on a short height stool! The paintbrushes on the window sill, craft…

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Get your spooks and thrills this Halloween at KydzAdda!

Get your spooks and thrills this Halloween at KydzAdda!

Halloween is over, but Halloween at KydzAdda is not! If your kids had their way, they would want Halloween to be a week long celebration! After all, they just got into the whole thing, and started enjoying their costume. One evening doesn’t justify all the dressing up they had to do. Thank God for the playzones, who are leaving no stones unturned to ensure that the place is all decked up in spooky paraphrenalia, and the children get into the trick-o-treat mood instantly.

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Boo! Can reading scary stories benefit children?

Boo! Can reading scary stories benefit children?

Yes. Reading spine-chilling tales with your children may teach them some important life lessons. No, you shouldn’t be scaring the pants off your kids, but it’s okay for them to read some scary stories or get scared of the bogeyman every once in a while. Many parents keep children away from scary books (TV Shows and movies), in an effort to protect their kids.  Some parents worry that the stories’ evil characters may send the wrong…

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Celebrating Halloween in India – Good or Bad?

Celebrating Halloween in India – Good or Bad?

Celebrating Halloween is becoming increasingly popular in Indian cities over the last few years. Some people enjoy the festival as it comes around Diwali time, and some others find it problematic to celebrate a foreign festival. The article looks at the history of Halloween and reasons for and against celebrating it in India.

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11 ways to have a Sparkly Diwali with kids!

11 ways to have a Sparkly Diwali with kids!

Kids are usually the most excited about this festival and look forward to celebrating this one with their friends and family – wearing traditional attire, gorging on their favourite sweets, enjoying fireworks, decorating their homes and above all exchanging gifts. Here are a few ideas that will surely make Diwali even more sparkly and fun for kids.

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