Tuesday, July 23, 2019
I am taking part in The Write Tribe Festival of Words #6‘ and this is my post for Day 1 in response to the prompt ‘Write about a treasure you have’. I have been a person with dreams, and those dreams are the...
The other day I came across pamphlets offering handwriting classes for children....no, not calligraphy or cursive writing, just plain & simple handwriting classes. I was taken aback! Last week I overheard a group of mothers discussing how their kids are...
Overparenting Is -  To be excessively involved in the day-to-day life of one's child, typically in the desire to shield them from difficult situations or help them to succeed. As parents, we all have that innate desire to protect and...
I would like to start with a famous Tamil quote "alavukku minjiinal amirthamum nanju." It means that even good things becomes poisonous if it goes beyond limits. So does over parenting. We have all evolved with time and circumstances in...
At times you do not know if what you are doing is parenting or overparenting, here is a mom with some questions and answers for the same Yesterday night while we were going out for walk after dinner,my son took...
Read this different take on overparenting and helicopter parenting by another mom - Roopika! Mommy Shaming is the new age abuse that moms are subjected to nowadays, quite often. It doesn't take much time to be judgemental about another mother....
Parenting is a skill.But what about overparenting! Here is the second post for the contest! There is a fine line between the two which parents should understand clearly. Overparenting is being so worried about the safety or success of your...
This is the first Post for the Simple Indian Moms (facebook group) contest and our focus is on overparenting.   “Your children are not your children. They are sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. They come through you but not from...
  Often people lose their cool, mostly due to the everyday stressful life. However, it is important that you know what the advantages of mindfulness of emotions offers you. You might wonder how anger which is a negative aspect related to...
Have you given a thought of how much you pay for the children’s dresses? Well I often do. Every time I go shopping especially for dresses for my children, I feel awed at the price tags. However, you just can’t...
  We all want to be healthy and for that reason, most of us will make at least some effort to improve our lifestyles and diets so that we can reduce our chances of illness or pain and  can also...
The increasingly fast pace of life that we have developed has both its advantages as well disadvantages. The fast pace offers us exposure, growth and allows  more agility. However, this life also brings along its own set of challenges. While...
Recently came across Himalaya’s nourishing baby soap and thought would share my views with you all. One of the essentials baby products the parents need to buy as soon as the baby is born is soap. But the question...
Indoor games is something we need to think of these days! Summer has become hotter and the school timings in April are going to be too short. Oh yeah! some schools even close down till the temprature is manageable. What do...
As summers arrive everyone would be looking for summer destination for a long getaway, away from the heat and temperature and the hustle-bustle of the city life. With the scorching high temperature which reaches heights in India, one definitely...
After the 3-year-old's molestation in Bengaluru, It has become important that parents become aware of the tell signs of sexual abuse in children. 8 signs YOU should look for to identify sexual abuse in your child 1. Wounds in Her Privates Blue-black...
It is not uncommon to see child molestation and rape cases on the Indian Newspaper daily. Yes! I am talking about India, where parenting is seen as a more important issue than anything else. We Indians plan our lives around...
  An eleven month old child was raped for two hours and thrown into the bushes, not in a village, but in our National Capital. The mother came to know that the child went missing only after an hour. When a two month...
Summer Holidays are that part of the year which are not bounded by school. It is that time of the year when kids find lots of time to play, to explore and to just wander in laziness. Good Parenting...
Uncle was cuddling Sona so tightly that she thought she was going to feel pain soon. He somehow began messaging her thoroughly even when she was resisting him because she was not feeling comfortable somewhere inside. My cutie pie, just...