Summer Snack – The all time favorite, Sandwich!

Summer Snack – The all time favorite, Sandwich!

Mommies always battle to please their little one’s taste buds. What better than a yummy sandwich to satisfy the hunger pangs? They are easy to make, get ready in no time and the best thing is that they are healthy and loved by people of all ages. Looking for some creative twist to the regular sandwiches? Here are few tasty ideas to make lunch boxes or kids’ party more fun! What’s more – these are just the…

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Quench your thirst – Minty Fresh Lemonade Recipe

Quench your thirst – Minty Fresh Lemonade Recipe

Think of a refreshing summer’s drink and Lemonade is usually one of the first drinks that springs to mind. It is cool, it’s tangy, it’s quenching and definitely a treat for the kids. The recipe is simple enough for children to make too. Involving the kids in cooking together opens up many learning opportunities – interactions, understanding and following directions and instructions, problem-solving and coordination and many more! What you need: Lemons – 6 regular sized…

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Summer Crafts: Easy Bullseye Tie and Dye Technique

Summer Crafts: Easy Bullseye Tie and Dye Technique

Tie-dyeing is a fun and creative way to add personality to clothing and fabrics. Using rubber bands or string, the material of the item to be dyed is bunched together to make different patterns, shapes and colors. There are a variety of simple patterns you can try, from spirals to mirror patterns. Here’s how you and the kids can easily make one at home.

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8 Ideas to have a memorable Summer!

8 Ideas to have a memorable Summer!

Summer is the time when children anticipate eight weeks of freedom, fun, and memory-making while parents anticipate eight weeks of juggling schedules and keeping the kids busy!  School is out and Summer is in! And this means children are home! Yes, summers are fun – you can enjoy lazy days by the pool, go on vacations, stumble on adventures and do things that you will not be able to do during school days. But summers…

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Use this summer to help your child become independent

Use this summer to help your child become independent

Summer is the one time in the year when a child is free from the timetable of a school, free from expectations to study, and free to do whatever they want. Summer is also the time when children have the time and space to play, have new experiences, face new challenges and ultimately learn about themselves and grow to be independent. Is this expectation-free space important for a child? Absolutely. Especially in today’s world, it is crucial.

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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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A Fun and Simple Summer Scrapbook for Kids!

A Fun and Simple Summer Scrapbook for Kids!

Here is an easy way to keep the kids busy while preserving some of their favourite Summer memories? Kids can make this simple scrapbook project themselves and they can also complete it just in time before school starts as teachers start the first day back- to – school by asking what the kids did in their summer vacation. Bonus: you get to reminisce the wonderful times you spent together during summer holidays!

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Fun with Science – The Colorful Chaos of LED Bulbs

Fun with Science – The Colorful Chaos of LED Bulbs

Continuing our series of Fun with Science for the holidays, here is a special one – the colorful, glowing LED. These tiny, little things are so attractive, that you just can’t help but glow with ideas yourself! Can’t think of much? Don’t worry, here we are, to hold your hand through the basics!

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Through the History – Must Visit Heritage Sites in Pune

Through the History – Must Visit Heritage Sites in Pune

Ancient monuments and buildings make a city stand out and its citizens proud of their history. These places are assets and must be protected and conserved. #WorldHeritageDay is a collective effort of the communities in the world to do the needful for these invaluable assets. The day celebrates the diversity of heritage throughout the world. This World Heritage Day, we bring to you a list of heritage sites in Pune, a city that has earned its reputation for being the cultural capital of the western India!

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Check And Mate -10 Reasons Why Playing Chess is Good For Your Child!

Check And Mate -10 Reasons Why Playing Chess is Good For Your Child!

Chess is an incredibly beneficial pastime because playing chess results in – better brain function, improved memory and cognitive abilities, strategic thinking and attention improvement. All of these benefits are directly related to the practice of chess, both in real-life and virtual environments, which means that chess is the answer to the question – ‘Is there a game where I can have fun AND get benefits from?’

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