How to spend 30 minutes of quality time with your child daily

Parenting experts have time and again emphasised on the spending quality time with kids. Even if you have a hectic schedule, it is beneficial to take out at least a few minutes to spend uninterrupted, quality time with your child. Children sometimes tend to get cranky, irritable and even detached from their family. Instead of scolding them, parents need to […]

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Children less than 5 years are at risk of urinary tract infections

UTI in kids: While it is mostly believed that UTI occurs only in adults, it has been reported that up to eight per cent of girls and two per cent of boys get UTI by the age of five. Young children are sensitive which make them more susceptible to a number of infections and health concerns. In the initial years, […]

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Greta Thunberg is Time’s 2019 Person of the Year: 6 things kids can learn from the teen activist

Greta Thunberg, Time's 2019 Person of the Year: The teen activist who began her journey with the 'school strike for climate change' or Fridays for Future is a global icon today. She is an inspiration and your kids can learn several things from her journey. Greta Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year […]

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Sushmita Sen’s 10-year-old daughter says adoption is beautiful, leaves mom in tears

The former Miss Universe recently posted a video of her 10-year-old who reads out an essay penned perhaps as part of a school assignment. The essay was on the topic 'Adopting a child from the orphanage', a sensitive issue that not many parents might be comfortable talking to their kids about. After impressing us with her cooking skills, Sushmita Sen’s […]

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A flight attendant suggests the best time to fly with toddlers

The flight attendant, who has worked as a Cabin Service Supervisor for eight years, also mentioned that parents should not be scared of letting their kids walk up and down the aisle. When travelling with toddlers on a plane, parents are usually cautious about the time they pick for travelling. It is usually recommended for parents to fly during their […]

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Talking about death: Parents share tips to comfort anxious kids

"I just held his hand and talked with him. We talked about different cultures and what they believe, what our family believes, what happens at a funeral, what happens to your body, how you feel, how you think you might feel, pretty much anything that came up." For a young child, death can be an unnerving and complex issue to […]

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Talk money at the dinner table to make kids financially prudent

Parents shouldn't shy away from discussing money and budgeting with their children. Children look up to their parents for guidance and advice. They seek to learn from their parent's experiences. By Javed Tapia Parenting is evolving in India. A couple of decades ago, it was uncommon for both parents to work, however, today it is the growing norm. With the […]

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