Did you know that the name ‘Lego’ is derived from the Danish phrase leg godt which means play well? The Lego Group began in the workshop of Ole Kirk Christiansen, a carpenter from Billund, Denmark, who began making wooden toys in 1932. In 1934, his company came to be called Lego. In 1947, Lego expanded […]
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 […]
2017 has been an incredible year for me. I feel like I found myself all over again and I truly wasn’t prepared for how I would feel about me by the end of the year. Most of you reading this would agree with the fact that we, as women, tend to get lost in our […]
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 […]
Growing up, my plan for my life was very clear. I was gonna become a journalist, travel a lot, never get married and no motherhood. My parents never put any pressure on me. I was never told about any rishta. My dad would politely tell them she’s too young or she has to settle down […]
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 […]
If there is any group of people that need a vacation, it is parents of an infant or toddler. But that has its own list of issues. The dire need for packing tips is at the top of the list – What to pack, what not to pack, and what to do when you really […]
I love outdoor parties… They’re easy to set up, decorate and clean up! That’s why when it came to planning a party for Karma’s 2nd birthday, we decided to go with a Garden Tea Birthday Party theme. It’s simple to implement, looks very grand and the timings are suitable for kids (afternoon or early evening). […]