Celebrating my journey of motherhood

Baby Care

Tonsuring: Why I am not falling prey for it?

Tonsuring: Why I am not falling prey for it?

First hair cut or mundan is considered as a milestone among family. There are people who save the hair from the first hair cut as a memory and there are also people who tonsure the baby hair for well being.  India being a diversified country […]

Mistake Parents Make While Feeding Their Toddlers

Mistake Parents Make While Feeding Their Toddlers

Feeding your toddlers is a daily task (nightmare for many). A picky eater can be frustrating for a parent. Personally, I had read a stack of books, joined numerous Facebook groups to ask fellow parents about weaning. Unfortunately, feeding children is not a “fits-all” kind […]

Baby products I swear by: To make your first year of parenthood a lot easier

Baby products I swear by: To make your first year of parenthood a lot easier

When there is a baby coming home then it is time for some endless shopping. There were times I went blank without any knowledge about what to buy. How I wish then someone had made a list to know what worked for them. I was […]

Transition to a regular cup: How and why?

Transition to a regular cup: How and why?

Along with the feeding journey, we have another challenge to face and that is to transition your little one from a feeding bottle to a regular cup. That’s no easy task for sure. My little one was exclusively breast-fed, I had a tough time introducing […]

Do you have an anti-car seat baby/toddler too?

Do you have an anti-car seat baby/toddler too?

The very thought of stepping outside with a toddler was a nightmare- yes, trust me its agonizing to see them  scream the minute you put them into a car seat. And it does not stop there it continues for the whole journey, be it a […]

Book is a boon: How did I raise a reader

Book is a boon: How did I raise a reader

“A book is a gift you can open again and again” – Garrison Keillor Do they really enjoy the reading time? Is reading books to the kids really beneficial? Do they understand and reciprocate? The answer to all these questions is an absolute “Yes”. Reading to […]

How did I encourage my then 7 month old to self feed?

How did I encourage my then 7 month old to self feed?

    One of the most common question I get to hear from fellow mommies and friends are how did I get my daughter to self feed. To be frank I pretty much did nothing (read a lot of cleaning the mess). Self feeding is […]