For any mother, the worst nightmare is when her child is unwell. Being a mother of a toddler, the worst that can happen to a child are common cold and cough. Though, we face it almost every month, sometimes, the cold prolongs for a month, the thought of which itself is scary. Whenever, my son gets catches cold, I go berserk. The first question, that … Continue reading Dealing with blocked nose for your child, here are few tips and tricks
My son will turn 4 years in October. So it has kind of become mandatory that almost every other person is inquiring, when my son will be getting a sibling or not. I have a brother and my husband is the only child of his parents. Now most of the times a lot of decide to go for a second child because, they feel that the … Continue reading Is a sibling a necessity or an option ?
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: I wish I never gave birth to you; I wish … Continue reading Things you should never say to children
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 in the same process we adopt strictness. We feel that … Continue reading When parents turn Bullies
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. I felt Privileged, like an adult, whenever I went to … Continue reading Taking Children to workplace
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, discouraging our child. While, most of the parents feel that … Continue reading Difference between comparison and setting a benchmark
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 important to be strict with your child or hit your … Continue reading Gentle Parenting