Hey mama’s, winters are on their peak, somewhere its snowy, somewhere its foggy. But the best part of the day is when there is some sunlight to soak ourselves and get vitamin D. I still remember those school days, wherein we just used to laze around in the sun with cozy thin blankets, at times reading thrilling novels and at times relishing winter delicacies straight out of mama’s casserole.
Though the roles have reversed and I’m a mama now, I do intend to savour some of those winter delicacies to my pre- schooler child. But, the kids are so picky, … Continue Reading
The Festival of Kites : Makar Sankranti 2018
The aura is full of happiness, the breeze is full of colours, people are laden with colourful clothes and the boxes are full of laddoos. Kids are thronging to fly kites, neighbours are rushing to cut others kites, with fun all the way. Evenings are blessed with bonfires and families are dancing around and serving Til (sesame seeds) preparations. Aren’t these spirits so joyous? That’s the elation which Makar Sankranti, commonly called as Kite festival offers.
Makar Sankranti, an Indian festival full of fun and frolic is right on 14th January. The … Continue Reading
Addiction? How to know about it?
It is true that no one wants to be addicted but it is a type of disease and you become the victim unknowingly. In fact, addiction is developed due to the combination of bad choices and poor judgment. And it is not that this disease occurs overnight. Addiction takes time. Not only this, it has also been found that many people do not even know that they have addiction symptoms. But after continuous use when they stop using it, symptoms of withdrawal begin to occur. And it is then that they realize their addiction. … Continue Reading
Time to encourage Innovative visions, Productive dreams and Creative minds!
It has been so aptly said,
“Every Child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up” – Pablo Picasso
Leave children to get bored for some time and then you’ll see how the creativity arises out of them. They do it because they look for the magic and involve their innocent imaginations. Inculcating Creativity in a child is as important as education. Rather a creative child has an imaginative and experimental learning which is far more valuable for the cognitive development.
“Child prodigy, Adora Svitak,
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The story of Fir Tree – Christmas Tree!
There has been many different and beautiful versions of the Christmas tree from the history narratives. No one is rather sure as to when were the Fir trees first used and symbolised as Christmas trees. But people say that it began some 1000 years ago in Northern Europe. Many countries and many versions, but the one we have heard the most and loved it is shared below. It has a beautiful moral to teach to ourselves and our kids!
“Once in the forest, there lived a poor woodcutter with his wife … Continue Reading
From the time I was a tiny bee till now, when I’m a mama bee, I have loved 2 Christmas songs the most. One of them is- “Rudolph the red nosed reindeer, had a very shiny nose“, which I rhyme for more than half of the year, lol. And so, naturally, my preschooler is also in love with it and he loves varied emotions that goes into understanding this Santa’s reindeer song. Since we (mama n son)have planned to make our Christmas Ornaments by ourselves, so while making the Santa’s Rudolph reindeer and carving his sleigh, … Continue Reading
Time to focus on Micronutrients for kids!
Here is some ‘food for thought’ – it is time you put some thought on the food your little one consumes as a part of his/her daily diet. Food choices have a profound influence on your child’s health, and negligence can result in adverse outcomes, such as micronutrient deficiency.
In present times, micronutrient deficiency is a serious challenge to an infant’s mental and physical health. The deficiency is caused due to a lack of essential vitamins and minerals in your baby’s diet. Inadequate amounts of micronutrients weaken the immune system of a child … Continue Reading
Christmas is all about Santa Claus, Gifts, Toys, decorations, sweet treats, love and happiness. This is one of the most celebrated festival all across the world, and why not. The essence of Christmas is beautiful and true to the spirits the celebrations are getting more merrier to have a Merry Christmas.
Every year, we have series of Christmas traditions and this year as our kid is growing up, we intend to make to more joyous. Starting with the crafting of Christmas ornaments to finalizing the baked treats, to rushing out for some really required things as “Christmas gifts”, we are … Continue Reading
The best time of the year is here, Christmas is around the corner and so are the festivities, preparations and decorations. Festivities galore as Santa comes from the North pole with some amazing gifts full of love, fun and laughter. I’m so excited that my son is a preschooler now and we have lots of exciting Christmas plans this year. And definitely, you all ought to be apart of our Christmas Extravaganza. I’m really excited to bring forth Christmas Crafts for kids, some really easy art and crafts for Preschoolers and even Toddlers.
Cheer up for some Rudolph the red … Continue Reading
Need of Mosquito repellents for kids and family
With a blink of an eye, our kids have grown from being infant to toddlers and preschoolers. And while all this, mama’s worries have been consistently changing and increasing day by day. Their activities have been taking drastic changes, their social circles are being developed, desires are changing. They’re becoming more receptive and those superhero stories are always their on their tongues and in their actions. And while all this we, as parents need to take extra care of them with respect to their health and hygiene.
With the changing weathers, environment, … Continue Reading