5 ways to help kids be healthy

As parents, it is an everyday battle to get things right. The kids must be studying right, playing right, sleeping right and most important of it all, eating right. If you are a parent with the kid who eats everything that you put on a plate for her, lucky you! But I know, for sure, that there are parents out there who struggle with the eating habits of their kids every single day, or worse, every single meal. I am one of them, and it is exhausting! From trying to figure out whether we are giving them a balanced diet, Continue Reading

5 Powerful Quotes by Gandhiji that inspire me to be a better mom everyday

We are indebted to Gandhiji and all the other Leaders for the freedom we enjoy today! I look to Gandhiji for inspiration and wisdom. His life is a testament to how a person’s will and determination is stronger than any physical attributes he must have! And that is why I decided to talk about some powerful quotes by Gandhiji that inspire me to be a better mom every day. “There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.” ― Mahatma Gandhi [Image Source]  Gandhiji was a thought leader, a change activist, and an Continue Reading

Freedom to Choose

Hello and welcome to #LetsDiscussFreedom Blogathon Day 3! And today, I am talking about FREEDOM to CHOOSE! When Aarya was born all I wanted was to make sure he was surrounded by BOOKS! And he was, there were so many books all around, all I wanted to do is read to him, and make sure he became a “READER”. I was obsessed with the idea, that if I did not take initiative, he will never read! And you know what happened? Of course, the most terrible thing – he began to hate books, he would just turn away from them. As Continue Reading

5 Tips to Read Aloud Regularly

Hello Everyone! Day 2 of the #LetsDiscussFreedom and today we talk about Inhibitions! Why do Mama’s dread Read Aloud time? What holds you back from Reading Aloud Daily? So yesterday, I went Yada Yada on why reading aloud is important and what can be done to become free and read with intention AND have fun along the way! Even then , I am no Saint, I find it hard to take time out or even to be in the right frame of mind to read to kids! So I decided to sit an decode what happens in between my “intention” to read and the actual Continue Reading

Reading Aloud set me Free!

What does Freedom mean to me? Hello guys! I am part of the team hosting the #LetsDiscussFreedom Blogathon! I had this post written and ready to go yesterday, but due to some issues with the blog, I am getting posted it now! After a LONG frustrating day, I realized how much I LOVE my blog and this little space – and that I don’t want to be in a position of losing it. ( more on it later). This post is close to my heart, and is about reading aloud to kids, Off to the post! I am using this prompt, Continue Reading

Chai

There isn’t a day when I haven’t started my day with a gigantic cup of frothy sweet Chai! How to make it!? Of course you know, but I will still you my recipe ! Recipe ( makes 1 cup) 💛 take 1/2 cup milk in a saucepan 💛Add 1/2 cup water to it 💛Add 2 Spoons of Sugar 💛Stir it and let your thoughts go blank. Stare at white and dissolve in it all the fear, pain and stress you have. 💛 Add 2 spoons of Tea Powder 💛 Again stir, and while stirring concentrate all your will On the Continue Reading