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 […]
Category: Parenting & #MomLife
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]