Low Immunity in Kids and how to overcome it to become a #YesMom

Low Immunity in Kids is a very real problem today. Infants and toddlers are constantly sick because they are being exposed to the various viruses for the first time. As they grow older, their immunity becomes stronger and the frequency of them falling ill reduces. About a year ago, my daughter for falling ill constantly. Last December alone, she missed school for about ten days. We were worried. Her paediatrician said that her immunity was low and she was susceptible to infections during weather changes. What followed was a nightmare of keeping her protected. No sweets, no cold stuff, no

The #WorkingMomsGuide Handbook for #BlogchatterProjects

In the blink of an eye, it is the end of December! Throughout the month, I really enjoyed creating the WorkingMomsGuide. This is a project I intend to keep doing and hopefully I will have a few more posts in the coming year. Would you like to see more of those? Please let me know in the comments. I asked my friends on social media who were also working moms, what their survival mantra was. I got some very creative and some very sensible answers to this question. Calling all working moms to share. What is your survival mantra for rocking

All About Christmas – a Christmas Activity Book

December is All About Christmas! Is it any wonder then that we have a lovely activity book for kiddos that is all about Christmas 🙂 What I Liked The book starts with the Nativity story and explains the birth of Jesus. Growing up, I did not know this story and had no idea why my school always did the Nativity display around Christmas and what it signified The book also explains the stories of Saint Nicholas, better known Santa Claus and the Christmas Tree The book has more activities than stories. The activities are all kinds, from writing letters to

5 Tips for managing maids and household help #WorkingMomsGuide

Being a working mom is a game of balancing many things on a daily basis. Your work, kids, home and other social demands on your time. As any structural engineer will tell you, the key to balance is the right support. Thankfully, in India we do have support available in the form of household help. I know a lot of us feel that managing maids is akin to a headache, but that feeling will go away with a bit of attitude adjustment. Trust me, I have been there. I have come to accept that dependence on maids is a necessity

5 Tips to Choose Daycare Centers and Creche #WorkingMomsGuide

Finding a daycare near me was one of the biggest tasks I had to do while relocating to Mumbai. I was very sure I wanted professional childcare while my daughter is still young. I was not comfortable in having a nanny at home while she is still in preschool. So finding a good Creche was the only option for me. It was a long and tedious process and I learnt a few things along the way. Here are my considerations for choosing the right daycare option. Considerations for Choosing Daycare and Creche 1. Compare Staff Child Ratio at the Creche I was