For Our Children

For Our Children Her tiny body rolls into position on the pink and white patterned mattress. She sighs through her perfect lips...more

At a place where adoption is-"WOW, no!

I recently came to a conclusion that I do not want to have kids with my husband. Do not want children of my own.It no longer matters why, or how, or when I simply can not get myself into that idea, nevertheless to actually make myself do it. And I believe there is no need. ...more

On Being a Stay-at-Home Mom


What I Learned My First Year as A Mom

--originally posted February 5, 2016--My baby girl is now one....more

Parenting No-Nos: Are You Guilty of These Missteps?

Parenting is a lifelong commitment — and a challenging one at that. Back when I first became a mom, I remember thinking how my kids should have come with instructions, a kind of step-by-step parenting guide to follow. Parents-to-be can prepare all they want, but raising children, I discovered, is mostly learned on-the-job. There is no special formula to follow if you want to be a good parent....more

Learning: It’s Like Riding a Bike

This year for my daughter’s birthday, we got her a big girl bike.  Shiny and pink with training wheels.  If you live in our part of the country, you know that we are in the midst of an unending monsoon.  It has rained for days.  My daughter’s bike sits in the garage and she sits watching it eagerly, waiting for the sun to come out.  ...more

How can you help your children cope with stress?

To adults, childhood looks like a hassle-free time. But theses days, young kids also experience stress. Matters like school, friends, and their social life, exams/tests can sometimes create pressures that can be overwhelming for kids. As a parent, you can't always protect your kids from stress — but you can help them develop healthy ways to cope with stress and solve their everyday problems....more

Children & Mobile Phones - Advice to Parents

In today’s age, it’s hard not to give into allowing your children to have a mobile phone. When our children are at school they see their friends on them and when they’re not at school they see their siblings or parents on them....more

Why I Post Pictures of My Kids Online

I joined Instagram in 2010, right after my first child was born. I posted a few photos here and there, but it wasn't until 2012 that I became a regular user. We had just moved to a new neighbourhood here in London, and I didn't know anyone. After a few lonely months, I figured out that I could connect with local mums by following them on Instagram. ...more
Thanks for posting this.  Being fairly new to having an open instagram account and also a blog I ...more