Things you should never say to children

Children are young adults in making. Whatever we say to them during their childhood, sometimes knowingly or unknowingly haunts them. Children are encouraged by adults, but sometimes, we treat them as punching bags to deal with our own frustrations. Hereunder are a few things,  that you should never tell your child, irrespective of any situation: […]

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What Stories Worth Sharing taught me

Story telling was something, that I enjoyed since my childhood. Slowly, and steadily, I forgot that art. Sharing of experiences or your day to day life slowly became a whatsapp affair. There was definitely something missing. The experience of seeing expression on the listener’s face, is the best feedback, a story teller can get. Once […]

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From the diary of married girl

Dear Mummy and Daddy, How are you doing? I am doing good. Very happily settled, after all it has been 7 years since I got married. Your Grand daughter is also very happy, she goes to school regularly, We are doing very well. We wanted to come down this weekend to meet you…but your son […]

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When parents turn Bullies

Well the title of this  blog may shock you a bit, but sometimes knowingly or unknowingly, the biggest bullies in a child’s life are his parents. Sometimes knowingly, and many a times unknowingly we bully our children. The basic duty of parents is to help make our kids, rough and tough for the world and […]

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Critic, Reviews and Negative People

India is one of the few countries, where freedom of speech is available for its citizens. This same freedom allows us to criticize our government, our people and most importantly art work. With the cheap availability of smart phones, even more cheaper, internet plans and immense access to social media, almost every other person feels […]

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Taking Children to workplace

I still remember, during my childhood, when my neighbor used to go to her mother’s office on one fine Saturday. Apart from that, I also visited my father’s office once or twice a year. It was nothing fancy, unlike today, just a table and desk , a ceiling fan and loads and loads of papers. […]

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Balancing Profession and Hobby

By Profession, I am a lawyer but my hobby is writing. My love for law and writing was so deep that I took an undergraduate course in Journalism and then proceeding to study law. If there was one thing that I could never give up in my life, then that is writing. Writing has always […]

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Difference between comparison and setting a benchmark

Since Childhood, we are taught one thing, to always perform better than our cousins, friends, neighbors, distant relatives or just merely any person existing on this planet. In the process of comparing our children with other children, who may or may not be of the same age and capability, we are somewhere directly or indirectly, […]

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Gentle Parenting

Gentle parenting, is a new concept, that every new millennial parent wants to adopt. But different people have different concepts of Gentle parenting. So hereunder, is my interpretation of the concept of Gentle Parenting: The word Gentle Parenting as per me means Parenting without being harsh. While, many of you may feel that it is […]

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She is a SuperMom and yes she is Mitali Jakatdar

So the Idea of this Column is to fulfill my childhood passion of writing Biographies. Yes my favorite subject is people and who are the most interesting people than mothers themselves. So presenting my first small Biography on none other than SuperMom Mitali. Mitali is a mother of 2 Beautiful daughters and 2 Canine babies, […]

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A Mother who could not breast feed

Whenever, I met saw mothers nursing their children, I felt that this was the ultimate pleasure of motherhood. I thought, when I have my own child, I would breastfeed it for hours and love him to the core. The first part of my wish was completed, for I had a nice healthy baby but unfortunately […]

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How to educate your child about Sex

The recent news of a 5 year old child raping another child of nearly same age, has shocked the world. Could this even be for real is the first question that arose in everyone’s mind ? What exactly  must have transpired that teenage pregnancy and the amount  of illegal abortions are increasing in our country […]

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How I dealt with stage fear

Since  Childhood, I was a very reticent person and writing was my way of expression. The first time, I went on stage was when I was 5 years, in senior K.G. To recite the thirsty crow story. From here, began my relationship with the stage. Dancing was something, that made me happy, it just took me […]

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