What is Considered an Unsafe Environment for a Child?
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What is Considered an Unsafe Environment for a Child?

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think about what is considered an unsafe environment for a child? Is it predators and child molesters? Is it pedophiles and people with guns? Is it physical and verbal abuse? Yes, you’re spot on! It’s all of these. But all this comes so much…

So What Exactly is Respectful Parenting?
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So What Exactly is Respectful Parenting?

Respectful parenting means to seek to establish a relationship with our children instead of trying to control them. It’s the idea that simply put- love is enough! But what does that mean exactly? Learn in this article. History of Parenting Never hug and kiss [your children]. Never let them sit on your lap. If you…

Being a ‘Working Mom’- Dealing with guilt and a career
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Being a ‘Working Mom’- Dealing with guilt and a career

Becoming a mother changes everything for a woman; whilst we have heard this phrase many times, we experience it only when we go through the process of childbirth. Before giving birth, I heard ladies in my fraternity speak about how difficult giving birth is. Hence I remember being terrified of going into labor and seeing…

LeapFrog LeapReader Review: The Best Educational Toy
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LeapFrog LeapReader Review: The Best Educational Toy

This LeapFrog LeapReader review has been way overdue. My son got the LeapFrog LeapReader for his second birthday. I simply stuffed it in the cupboard because on the packaging it said: 4-8 YEARS. Just before his third birthday, my husband decided to open it and show it to Zaviar. I was hesitant and told him it’s a…

Potty training boys: How to train your child in one day

Potty training boys: How to train your child in one day

Potty Training a One-Year-Old: Not Yet Potty Training a Two-year-Old: Still Not Yet Merchandise Shopping Potty Training a Three-Year-Old: Finally! Success! Things You Should Know Potty training and especially potty training boys is always the elephant in the room as soon as your child learns how to walk and talk, sometimes even before that. You…

A letter to my firstborn on the birth of my second child
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A letter to my firstborn on the birth of my second child

Throughout my pregnancy, I wondered how I would love another child as much as you. You made me a mother. Also, you were the perfect baby. You never gave me a sleepless night. This one had super high standards to live up to. You, my little darling, taught me what love really is. How could…

Raising Sensitive Boys: Shattering the “Boys Will Be Boys” Concept

Raising Sensitive Boys: Shattering the “Boys Will Be Boys” Concept

Conversations with your little ones can evoke a million emotions in you especially when you are raising sensitive boys. There is somehow a stigma around them being sensitive because it deviates from the “boys will be boys” concept that has become so widely accepted. But the world is changing and realizing the rut it has gotten itself…