Life Lessons from Calvin and Hobbes for every child (everyone, actually!)

Life Lessons from Calvin and Hobbes for every child (everyone, actually!)

Image Source: https://www.amazon.in/Its-Magical-World-Calvin-Collection/dp/0751517208/ref=sr_1_14?dchild=1&keywords=calvin+and+hobbes&qid=1593941325&sr=8-14 Calvin and Hobbes, a daily comic strip published between 1985-’95, was written and illustrated by Bill Watterson. This comic strip centered around young Calvin, a spiky-haired, sarcastic, overly imaginative, adventure-loving 6-year-old who gets himself and his best friend, a sardonic, philosophical stuffed tiger (which comes to life when no one else is around) in lots of trouble. Calvin was named after the 16th-century theologian John Calvin and his stuffed animal friend was named after…

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6 tips for a parent to add a touch of “Real School” to “Reel School”

6 tips for a parent to add a touch of “Real School” to “Reel School”

Photo by Sven Brandsma on Unsplash The pandemic has triggered the shift to online teaching from a classroom setup and with no certainty in the picture the vision of classroom crowd of kids engaging and enjoying is receding to a limitless distance. The shift is huge and overwhelming for kids. If your night’s sleep is getting sabotaged wondering how, as parents, you can help our kids cope with the transition, don’t worry! Here are some…

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Lessons from the Chocolate Factory – With love from Willy Wonka

Lessons from the Chocolate Factory – With love from Willy Wonka

If you ask 10 people around you, at least 7 of them would have heard of Roald Dahl – either through his books or a movie based on one of his books. That he is a great entertainer goes without saying, going by the wild popularity he enjoys. But his stories are also a great bundle of lessons and learnings, that are relevant to all of us, irrespective of age and times we are living in. And oh, the words – as mouthful and delicious as the chocolates in his famous book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”.

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No more old school – Get Kids Ready for Successful Online Schooling At Home

No more old school – Get Kids Ready for Successful Online Schooling At Home

Photo by J. Kelly Brito on Unsplash Children are starting a new grade/class without even stepping into school! With the spread of the new Coronavirus and the ensuing lockdown, schools, colleges, and universities around the country are moving their classes online to make sure the academic year remains unaffected due to the pandemic. All over the world, millions of children of all ages are transitioning to distance learning, and even across our country, students are now completing or will start…

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Healthy body = healthy mind – Why practicing yoga daily is beneficial for kids

Healthy body = healthy mind – Why practicing yoga daily is beneficial for kids

Just like how we have stressful situations arising in our life every now and then, kids these days, too face a lot of trying situations at home, in school, with friends and everywhere around them in life. In such a scenario, kids also need stress busters like grownups that is effective and beneficial and can instantly cool off their heads. Here’s why your kids should be practising Yoga daily and how they can benefit from it.

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Benefits of practicing Yoga and Meditation for Students – An interview with Yoga Expert Pooja Naredi

Benefits of practicing Yoga and Meditation for Students – An interview with Yoga Expert Pooja Naredi

Students these days are constantly under stress to meet the demands of various social and academic pressures and the ancient practice of yoga offers a multitude of benefits to modern-day students of all age groups. Yoga’s combination of breath and movement can help reduce the social and academic stress a child goes through and helps soothe cramped bodies jammed into desks and hunched over computers. Yoga can benefit kids significantly, and in some ways, possibly even…

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An insight into the most powerful Yoga technique for holistic eye care!

An insight into the most powerful Yoga technique for holistic eye care!

All day we use this sense of seeing to connect us to people, to effectively go through daily tasks and to constantly assess the environment. The health of our eyes extends to the health of our memory, perception, information processing and efficiency in pretty much most of the activities we engage in!

Acknowledging this holistic role that eyes play in our lives, we must care for them through insightful holistic practises. Yoga techniques include eye yoga asanas to strengthen eye muscles simply by taking time to mindfully rotate the eyes in all directions.

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Take a Green Pledge – Let’s Celebrate World Environment Day!

Take a Green Pledge – Let’s Celebrate World Environment Day!

This day is used by the United Nations to stimulate worldwide awareness of environmental issues. On this day people from all over the world do something positive to help our planet. What could you do? Lots of little things can make a big difference.World Environment Day is all about working together to take action for the planet. Something as small as making sure people have a way to recycle in your school / community can make a difference. You could also try beautifying your neighborhood by planting gardens, learn about organic and local foods, or simply learning about the effects of different products we use everyday, on the earth.

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Save the Future – 12 Ways to Raise Earth-Friendly Children

Save the Future – 12 Ways to Raise Earth-Friendly Children

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash April 22 is Earth Day. Our planet’s eco-system is getting more complicated with each year. The “Eco” beat is on this year too. Conservation and Environment protection are in the news and social media. We are already teaching our kids about going green and being eco-friendly. And raising our children to be environmentally friendly is the only long term solution to protect our planet. In fact, there are many ways to get…

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Make parenting even more easy with the KidEngage Parent Club!

Make parenting even more easy with the KidEngage Parent Club!

The solution to every parenting problem starts with 9 words: “I’m here” “I hear you” “How can I help you?” And this is exactly what we at KidEngage say to carry out our mission #ParentingMadeEasy. KidEngage is a discovery and engagement platform to help make parenting easy. With us, you can connect with schools, educational service providers, activity centers, and children’s event organizers. You can buy curated products for your kids and browse through a multitude…

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