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Fun with Numbers

November 4, 2017

A Human brain is a masterpiece with the most complex machinery.  Everyone has it, yet it works differently for different people. It receives input from the sensory organs in the body and sends coordinated output to the muscles. Even though we are all born with the five senses, we do not start fully exploiting them […]

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Toy Station – DIY

October 28, 2017

Given my obsession with redoing Rey’s playroom every couple of months, this post shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone! I had always wanted a toy station or corner for Rey’s room from where he could access all his toys and books. I had a few ideas in mind. But didn’t find anything that got me excited. Needless to […]

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Early START to STEM

October 23, 2017

Did you know that the first five years of a child’s life form the foundation to how he will function later on in life? They learn rapidly and grasp more quickly in these formative years than at any other time throughout their life. Early learning, therefore, plays a pivotal role in the development of the […]

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This Diwali – Gift Learning

October 13, 2017

It’s the festive season with Diwali (one of India’s biggest and most celebrated festivals) just around the corner. Diwali or Deepavali – meaning a row of lamps, known as the Festival of Lights is celebrated with great aplomb and fanfare in India. It is the time when preparations start weeks ahead. A time when we […]

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Barber Black Sheep

September 20, 2017

What is more dreadful for a parent to a toddler than a vaccination shot? A toddler’s haircut! Its 15 agonizing minutes of the child screaming bloody murder! Rehaan was born with a full head and at 20 months has already had 5 haircuts. It wasn’t all smiles till a while back. Each passing visit meant […]

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When the mountains call!

September 19, 2017

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”   ― Augustine of Hippo ..And that is what we truly believe in. Rey has been on a few holidays in his 20 months, but mainly to the beaches and to the cities. Never to the hills. What is life if not […]

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Safety First

September 18, 2017

It’s Safety week. And what better topic than car safety to speak about? Every day we hear about unhappy incidents on the roads. There isn’t a day when I pick up the newspaper and I don’t read about accidents. And when it comes to our babies, we do not want to take a risk.   […]

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Diapering – The Eco Way!

September 14, 2017

What is the first thing new parents stock up on apart from coffee? Yes, it is the much-needed diaper! 🙂 The concept of diapers is not new. In fact, it dates back to centuries when mothers used to make use of cloth for their new-borns. These shreds evolved into langots or nappies and then came […]

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Traveling with toddlers!

September 12, 2017

Travel takes on a completely different meaning when the equation involves a baby. It’s no longer “go with the flow”. It’s about planning, about thinking ahead, about preparing. One worry that plagues a lot of parents is the first- time air travel with their little one. Let’s face it, an aircraft is a jail we […]

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Making Memories

September 7, 2017

They say if you want to relive a moment, freeze it in a frame. I believe photos have the power to hit the rewind button. They have the power to take us back in time to moments we had buried deep in our hearts. One such collection I love revisiting is Rehaan’s first baby photo […]

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