A baby’s arrival is a very happy moment, yet a nerve-racking time for most parents. It helps to be prepared with certain basics that you will need once you bring your baby home from the hospital. Read on my checklist of new born baby essentials that will help you take the best care of your […]
It’s Okay to NOT be Happy About Your Pregnancy!
I’m 6 months pregnant with our second baby and I recently finally announced my pregnancy to majority of my friends and on my social media. Prior to that, only our parents and very few friends knew about it. With my first pregnancy, we started telling people after the first trimester was over but this time, […]
Parenting Together – Your Baby, Your Way!
I talk about gender equality and gender neutral parenting a lot on my blog and social media. It’s something my husband and I feel very strongly about and it all starts at home. I get a lot of questions on Karan being a very hands on dad and how he manages everything end to end […]
What (really) is Gender Neutral Parenting?
Gender Neutral Parenting (GNP) is a term that is often used by millennial parents and it’s picking up popularity in India. But there is still some lack of in-depth understanding on what GNP really means. GNP is not about making boys wear pink or making girls wear blue. Nor is it about blurring the lines […]
My daughter Karma’s 4th Birthday party was all about Unicorns. This was the first time she was actually really excited about her birthday and listed everything from the friends she wanted to invite to the kind of cake and cupcakes she wanted. Even the food was ‘Unicorned’! Read my post on Unicorn or Rainbow Food […]
My daughter is convinced she’s a Unicorn and wears her Unicorn headband everywhere, including to soccer practice. 😉 So when it came to her 4th birthday party, we knew it was going to be a Unicorn Birthday Party! This was also the first time she was actually excited about her birthday and listed everything from […]
I was super excited to be one of the Top Indian Mom Bloggers featured in OLAY India’s #REBORN video. It was amazing to be part of OLAY’s #28DaysChallenge and shooting for this video was an experience of a lifetime. Check out the final ad below and scroll down further for some behind-the-scenes pictures.
Top 10 Tips For Traveling With Kids Or Babies
When I started blogging, writing about traveling with kids was a major motivation behind becoming a mom blogger. So I thought now it’s about time I compiled my Top 10 Tips For Traveling With Kids. Going on a vacation, especially with babies or toddlers, can sound a little intimidating but trust me, it is easily doable […]
Building LGBTQ Sensitivity In Kids – Start Young!
June is celebrated as LGBTQ Pride Month to honour the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan. Those riots sparked the LGBTQ Liberation Movement in the United States. The last Sunday in June is celebrated as Gay Pride Day. There are many countries across the world that are making solid attempts to create awareness, openness & acceptance towards […]
10 Ways a Yes Today Prepares Your Kid for a No Tomorrow!
We’ve been traveling so much recently that all my latest blog posts are on travel tips. But since modern parenting is the heart of my blog, I’ve been thinking about what particular aspect to write about now that the travel posts are done. And then it hit me! While I was going through photos of […]
Parents’ Airport Survival Guide – 10 Steps to Sanity!
So here you are at the airport – Vacation is planned, flight tickets in hand, itinerary is set, bags are packed and you are ready to go. And then BAM! Right between security and immigration, a surprise mayhem pops up like a scary clown jumping out of a cake! Yikes! Even though most parents these […]
Top 10 Tips For Solo Parent Travel With Toddlers
Even though I consider myself quite an expert traveler, holidaying solo with my two and half year old in tow required a whole another set of skills. I got a chance to put mine to good use on our recent trip to US. While my husband Karan was around for the first half of our […]
We are so excited to be featured in Better Homes & Gardens May Issue. Imagine my surprise when I saw a FULL-PAGE layout on the kids room DIYs and furniture hacks we did for Karma’s small bedroom. And to see a big beaming photo of my little munchkin and I is icing on top! A […]
I generally don’t like cooking but I have always enjoyed baking. However, I haven’t been that regular with it for the last year or so. Finally, few months after the birth of my second daughter, I had decided to start baking once in a while. She was sleeping longer hours in the night, we had […]
Recently, we went for a weekend getaway to Novotel Imagica Khopoli. It’s just a 2 hours drive from Mumbai and is ideal for a short family holiday. Novotel Imagica is surrounded by the lush greenery of Sahyadri Hills and is located right next to Imagica, Aquamagica and Snowmagica theme parks. Hence, there is more than […]
Art has always been one of my favourite hobbies. Hence, as a parent, I wanted to ensure that my daughter, Karma, gets an exposure to this creative outlet from a very young age. Let me specify, it’s less about being good at it, but more about the immense benefits that indulging in different forms of […]