Parenting hacks, fails and everything in between!

Parenting hacks, fails and everything in between!

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.

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7 Things you will never guess to be responsible for your child’s weird behaviour

7 Things you will never guess to be responsible for your child’s weird behaviour

There are some obvious factors that affect child behaviour – like child abuse and bullying in schools.
However, there are few factors that do not exactly ring on top of our heads while analysing the cause for a sudden change in child behaviour.

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15 Parenting Books for Every Parent

15 Parenting Books for Every Parent

Parenting books can entertain, inform and enlighten without being prescriptive and preachy, as well as make parents feel calmer! Though some parenting books do present content with “steps” or a “plan”, there are a few parenting books that are both reassuring and challenging! They remind us that to be a parent who is present, and forgiving, and kind, you must first be all of these things to yourself!

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Baby, I’m not the dustbin -Teaching Kids Responsibility!

Baby, I’m not the dustbin -Teaching Kids Responsibility!

Taking responsibility is one of the most defining milestones in an individual’s personality development towards adulthood.

It is when a person learns to accept the way they feel, think and behave that they can feel better in control of their lives and be socially responsible individuals. As children, we tend to blame someone or others for our own mistakes and mishaps but as we grow up we learn to take responsibility.

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Fun and Engaging Goal Setting Activities for Children

Fun and Engaging Goal Setting Activities for Children

Goal Setting is beneficial for children in many ways. It is a life skill necessary for success and happiness. Goal Setting: Teaches children to be responsible for their own successes and failures Teaches children to prioritize and manage their time Improves their self-esteem and confidence. Helps children identify their strengths and abilities. How can we teach children to set appropriate goals and follow them through? One way that never fails is by engaging them in play…

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Here are 8 New Year Resolutions For Our Family! What About Yours?

Here are 8 New Year Resolutions For Our Family! What About Yours?

Another year has flown by, and here we are, looking back at what we did or did not do in the past year! While putting my 7 year old to bed, I thought this would be a good time to get him to understand reflecting and planning for the year ahead. And we’ve come up with this list. Will you share your list with us?

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Favourite Parenting Blogs of 2018 on KidEngage – #KidEngageYearEnders

Favourite Parenting Blogs of 2018 on KidEngage – #KidEngageYearEnders

Regardless of our ‘level’ of parenting, we’re all completely new to being a Mom or Dad at one time or another.  Whether our kids are in their ‘terrible 2’s’, or “tricky teens” we parents still feel lost at times! Parents don’t magically know how to become the perfect parent. It is our goal at KidEngage to save parents hassles & headaches looking for answers to your parenting questions with a list of the BEST parenting blogs from 2018 on…

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10 Best Videos of the Year for Kids – #KidEngageYearEnders

10 Best Videos of the Year for Kids – #KidEngageYearEnders

Most of the kids are home for winter vacations, and it is always a challenge to find another trick to keep them busy as soon as you hear the dreaded words – I am bored! We thought it’s the perfect time to dig the internet to get some best videos that were out in 2018. These videos will make the children enjoy, learn and ponder – and they’re fun!

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8 Best Children’s Movies of 2018 – #KidEngageYearEnders

8 Best Children’s Movies of 2018 – #KidEngageYearEnders

The year is drawing to a close, the exams are done in most schools, and the children are waiting for the vacations to start. The winter chill setting in is just the right time to catch up on all the best children’s movies of 2018, if you haven’t watched them already. And if you have, well, you’re going to enjoy another go, because of all these movies are worth a re-run!

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Christmas Themed Do-A-Dot Art Activity For Kids!

Christmas Themed Do-A-Dot Art Activity For Kids!

Xmas fervour is in the air! This is one festival that is loved by all kids and many fun games and activities can be planned around it.

I did a quick Christmas themed activity with my son. We made a simple card with do-a-dot green color marker. Do-a-dot markers are children’s favorite. They help improve hand eye coordination as kids can direct the stamp at their exact aim on the paper. They are also very easy to hold.

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