Have Kids, Will Travel – Benefits of Responsible Tourism!

Have Kids, Will Travel – Benefits of Responsible Tourism!

To understand the benefits of eco-tourism for kids and families we spoke to Shyam Penubolu who is
an avid trekker and a nature lover. He has done several high-altitude and low-altitude treks in the Himalayas, Sahayadris and the Western ghats since the age of 14. After almost two decades in the corporate world, Shyam decided to follow his heart and set up an adventure outfit, Outdoers, that enables city folks to tread the road less traveled and visit some of the most beautiful, unexplored places in the mountains.

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The Heat is On – Top 10 Summer Foods to include in your diet!

The Heat is On – Top 10 Summer Foods to include in your diet!

Summers are here!

Summer is at its peak, and the magazines and publications are all flooded with “summer detox” ideas and similar articles. But most things that we read will either be a rehash of what we read last year, or stuff that doesn’t apply to our temperament or palate. So, let’s use our common sense and look at things that care for the environment both outside and inside our system. It’s about supporting our local farmers and relishing our home grown recipes.

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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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Play and Learn: Summer Camps Playareas in Hyderabad

Play and Learn: Summer Camps Playareas in Hyderabad

Every kid these days love to spend hours in a soft play area. Loaded with options to slide, bounce, jump, pretend play or just run around, indoor play areas are one stop solution for kids’ learning and entertainment, no matter how the weather is. The play areas are designed meticulously keeping in mind the security and hygiene. When it comes to summer camps, playareas offer a great time with fun and learning without breaking the bank. Here…

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KidEngage Writing Competition Winning Entry – “The best summer holidays ever!” by Krithika

KidEngage Writing Competition Winning Entry – “The best summer holidays ever!” by Krithika

Team KidEngage decided to publish the writing competition winning entries as a series, so that you can see for yourself how deserving each one of those were of the prizes. Every week, you will be presented with one award winning entry. Please feel free to read, share and comment – to encourage the budding writers.

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Fun ideas to celebrate the longest day in the year – Summer Solstice!

Fun ideas to celebrate the longest day in the year – Summer Solstice!

The summer solstice usually occurs on the 21st or 22nd of June in the Northern Hemisphere. Those in the Southern Hemisphere celebrate the winter solstice during those days. The summer solstice is the longest day and the shortest night of the year. This day is a great science lesson for kids and a great opportunity to learn about the tilt of the sun.

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Kindle the Love of Writing in Your Children – Here is how

Kindle the Love of Writing in Your Children – Here is how

Helping your kids discover a love for it can help them exercise their creativity well beyond their childhood and develop a lifelong passion for it. You can prepare your child for creative writing through play, conversation, reading and exploration. Here are a few ideas to get them going!

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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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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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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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