How Colouring Can Be Therapeutic For Stressed Out Moms

How Colouring Can Be Therapeutic For Stressed Out Moms

Mothers have a lot going on, from dirty diapers to cooking all three meals for the family. They obviously deserve some down time and colouring could be just the activity for that. So how does colouring help?

Carl Jung was the first psychologist to use colouring as a relaxation technique for his patients. He got them to colour mandalas, which he believed “represented the inner process individuals used to grow towards fulfilling their potential for
wholeness”.
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How Does A Pet Help In Your Child’s Overall Development

How Does A Pet Help In Your Child’s Overall Development

Having a child is as much fun as it is a responsibility. Caring for it, looking after its safety & health, feeding it etc takes time of course but more than anything else it takes a whole lot of compassion. Children when exposed to pets who need as much care as children, develop a unique bond with each other. One protects the other and [Read more…]

Why Your Child Should Visit The Eye Doctor Regularly & Other Eye Care Tips

Why Your Child Should Visit The Eye Doctor Regularly & Other Eye Care Tips

 

When was the last time you got your child’s eyes checked? Well, if it’s been too long, it is not an ideal situation. Research states that 1 in 5 children have undetected eye problems, so if you’ve not been regular at the optometrist/ophthalmologist clinic, you better start!  Your child’s first eye-check up should be at the age of 3 and after that once every two years. It’s often misconstrued that eye-check ups for your child can begin only when he/she starts reading but, some [Read more…]

5 Mindblowing Nourishing Tips That Will Make Your Baby’s Hair Grow Faster

5 Mindblowing Nourishing Tips That Will Make Your Baby’s Hair Grow FasterSomething which has been done for generations together-oil massaging. Grandmothers and aunts used to sit around the new mother and the baby and give both a full body oil massage and a hot water bath. Well, we might not have those beautiful moments anymore, but oil is still the No. 1 nourishment the hair needs. Oil provides the optimum moisture needed for the scalp to stay non-itchy and flake-free…

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How To Get Your Baby Ready For Self-Feeding ?

How To Get Your Baby Ready For Self-Feeding ?

Self-feeding is not just exciting for the parents but also for the little ones who begin their journey of senses. With self-feeding, they explore food with all their senses -taste, touch & smell. But apart from exploration, there is a lot of learning for both the baby and [Read more…]

Why Good Sleeping Habits Are Important

Why Good Sleeping Habits Are Important‘Early to bed and early to rise makes man healthy, wealthy & wise’ is not just a proverb but a universal truth. Studies have proven time and again that sleeping and waking up early has physiological and psychological benefits.

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How To Prepare Your Children For School In The Rainy Season

How To Prepare Your Children For School In The Rainy Season

 

After an eventful summer, children get packing to school in the most romantic yet most messy season of the year!-Rainy season. The rains are a welcome change in any part of the world, there is more lush in the green, the air is cleaner; a self cleansing process the Earth takes on! But apart from the romanticism with rains,  as parents you must be fully prepared to get your kids to muster everything that comes with the rain, including bacteria!

Here are some tips:

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Dental Care For Your Child

Dental Care For Your Child

Oral care for children is one of the fastest growing sectors of dental care. Parents & dentists need to ensure that children learn to take care of their teeth at an early age. It is your duty as parents to emphasize the importance of dental care and at the same time use playful methods to get them interested in the same.

We tell you how to do so in this blog!

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Pros And Cons Of Bringing Up Your Child In A Joint Family

Pros And Cons Of Bringing Up Your Child In A Joint Family

There was a time when going home meant going to a mother, father, brother, sister, uncle, aunt, grandmother, grandfather, cousins, and some more uncles, some more aunts, some more cousins and the list is never-ending. But today, a child goes home to a mother, a father may be a sister or brother. Nuclear families are the new family life, compact, practical & dynamic.

So what are the pros and cons of growing in a joint family

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