An Open Letter – Fabulous Ways to Kindle Letter Writing in Children

An Open Letter – Fabulous Ways to Kindle Letter Writing in Children

Image by rawpixel.com Letter writing used to be the only form of communication until telephones were invented and totally changed the way we communicate. Technology has made significant changes in the way we communicate. Email is instant, whereas the soonest a handwritten letter reaches its recipient is the next day! Though emails correct spellings automatically and suggest changes to grammar, it has led to us having scant regard for spellings!! Emil is convenient but it cannot…

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Green Ganesha – 10 Ideas to DIY with Eco-friendly Materials

Green Ganesha – 10 Ideas to DIY with Eco-friendly Materials

Ganesha Chathurthi Ganesha Chaturthi is here and the excitement is visible! Indians celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with great fervor and delight. We bring Ganpati to our homes. Usually, these idols are made of POP and pose a threat to the environment. They cause lots of pollution and contaminate our water bodies. This year, let us do our bit to preserve and protect our environment by making Ganesha idols at home with eco-friendly and easily available materials. Here…

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4 Unique Ways To Make your own Ganesha with Household items!

4 Unique Ways To Make your own Ganesha with Household items!

You don’t have Clay, No Problem!!  Ganesh Chaturthi is here and everybody is busy, preparing to welcome Lord Ganesha. Many homes are filled with the smell of yummy ‘ laddus’ and ‘modaks’  as these are his favorite. It is a tradition in many families to bring a lovely idol of Lord Ganesha to their house and pray to it. This festival is celebrated for ten days. Some people plan to make their idol in their homes while others buy…

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7 Ideas to make this Ganesh Chaturthi memorable for your kids!

7 Ideas to make this Ganesh Chaturthi memorable for your kids!

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.

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5 Simple Ways to Prevent Summer Learning Loss

5 Simple Ways to Prevent Summer Learning Loss

Summer vacation is just around the corner. It is an exciting time for children while they indulge in carefree fun. However, such carefree fun and limited access to cognitive skills leads to brain drain or most often referred to as summer loss.  As students return to school in June, many of them – perhaps especially those with learning gaps from the previous academic year – will be starting the academic year with achievement levels lower…

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6 Ways to Enjoy the Holidays at Home with your Children – Fun Activities for Parents and Kids

6 Ways to Enjoy the Holidays at Home with your Children – Fun Activities for Parents and Kids

Photo by Allen Taylor on Unsplash Are your children’s schools closed for vacation? And the Covid-19 situation forces you to stay home? Wondering what to do to keep your kids constructively occupied during the holidays? Are you concerned that the children will be bouncing off the walls in sheer boredom during the school holidays? Or they’ll be glued to the telly or gadgets all day long? Here are some ways to keep them entertained, active and out of…

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Favourite DIY Blogs of 2019 on KidEngage – #KidEngageYearEnders

Favourite DIY Blogs of 2019 on KidEngage – #KidEngageYearEnders

Source:Shutterstock There is so much to love about do it yourself (DIY) projects! Any project, whether simple or complex, would definitely give you a different kind of satisfaction. Not only do you get to de-stress while doing something fun but you also get to spend less. What’s more, you are also creatively engaging your children and getting them to learn to DIY! So for all those who love a good DIY – Make and Do,…

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Bookish Xmas – Ideas for Christmas Trees with Books

Bookish Xmas – Ideas for Christmas Trees with Books

Pic Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKvPJljPiYQ Want to try some interesting new XMas trees for your home this season? Get the books down from your bookshelves to try these clever ideas we got from Pinterest.  Go ahead and show off your books with some of these fabulous ways to use books as Christmas decorations! A stacked-book tree Stack your books against the wall, add a star, some lights and your tree is ready! Folded Mini Trees These folded mini-trees can be…

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10 ways you can make your child’s birthday special!

10 ways you can make your child’s birthday special!

Wondering what to do for your child’s upcoming birthday? Birthdays demand celebration! And celebrate; you can, in myriad ways! Whatever way you choose, all that you intend is to make the day special for your child! Here are some super simple, adorable and fun ideas to create a bit of magic and make your kid’s birthday as special as he or she is! Transform your child’s birthday into something magical that he/she will always remember. Throw in a surprise!…

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8 online sites to buy eco-friendly Ganesha Idols

8 online sites to buy eco-friendly Ganesha Idols

There are many non-polluting and eco-friendly Ganesha idols available online, on street sides and in stores. While the beauty of a simple earthen idol is unmatched, there are idols that use safe colors and others that contain seeds that will grow into plants or become food for birds and fish. Choosing an eco-friendly idol is the safe, responsible choice so that your celebrations do not pollute the soil and water of the earth. Where to…

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