Yes, it would be great to go out for a candle light dinner. But between dirty diapers, struggling feeding times, long play times and all the other busy times in between, where do I find even 15 minutes to wear a dress and put on some make up? On most days, I’m lucky if I […]
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Mason Jar Birthday Return Gifts / Party Favours Ideas
When our daughter Karma turned 2, we threw an outdoor Garden Tea Birthday Party for her. I had everything planned starting from decorations to personalised chocolates to a kids entertainer and even icing colours for cupcakes! It was all I imagined it to be. But the one thing I was super confused about were the return gifts. […]
DIY Personalised Chocolate or Candy Bar Wrappers
Our daughter Karma turned two recently and we threw an outdoors Garden Tea Birthday Party for her. We went all out this time since both sets of grandparents were attending along with lots of cousins and close friends. One of the things I was most excited about were these chocolate wrappers that we designed, printed, […]
Better Homes and Gardens December 2016 Issue
Everyone is fighting their own battle! But despite our struggles, let’s try to be grateful for what we have… My friend Dilpreet and my stories of tragedy and gratitude got featured in Better Homes and Gardens December 2016 issue. Sharing helps us heal! Hope it does the same for you!
Mess-Free Toddler Activity – Cling Wrap Painting
Karma got two vaccinations yesterday and was a little under the weather today. It’s really tough entertaining a sick child… She didn’t want to play with any of her toys or do any activity. So I went digging and found this great idea on the net. It’s a mess-free painting time-pass that is not only […]
Pregnancy is a tough time for most women. Morning (afternoon & evening) sickness, extreme exhaustion, dietary restrictions, mood swings, swollen ankles and upswinging weight gain – the list goes on and on… When you are going through all this and other people are going about their usual day, it’s quite understandable that your confidence takes […]
Headband from Scraps – CHILD Magazine, October 2015 Issue
Raising Karma got featured in CHILD Magazine India’s October 2015 style issue. What a happy surprise it was to see a full page (& one-fourth) on us!! Absolutely ecstatic about the nice BIG beaming picture of Baby Karma sporting her mommy’s headband from scraps. This made our day!!
How my 8-month old saved my parents…
There is nothing more precious for grandparents than their grandchild. Our daughter Karma is the first grandchild in the family. So needless to say, she brought a lot of joy and everyone absolutely dotes on her. But then tragedy struck our happy family. Within 10-12 days of moving to Mumbai, we got an early […]
Vacation time!! Yeayyy!! Karan planned a short trip to Phuket for my 31st birthday. We had a lot of guests over the last few months so it’s been busy and we needed a small vacay to unwind. But travelling with a 6-month old baby is so different from any holiday we have previously been on. […]