5 Must Have Beauty Products for Working Mothers #WorkingMomsGuide

Hiya everyone, hope all of you are doing well. I know I have been missing from this space lately but I am back and have loads of stuff planned in December. So without further ado, let me talk about 5 must have beauty products for working mothers! Now women in general and working mothers in particular are forever short on time. “Oh, I have enough hours in the day”, said no woman ever. With several demands on our time, what gets sacrificed most often is me time, self care and beauty regimen. I thus believe that it is very important

Windmill Festival Mumbai

Windmill Festival is happening in Mumbai on 16th and 17th December at Jio Garden, Bandra Kurla Complex. This is the second season of the festival. Till recently, I did not know about such. festivals and some big ones, I did not really bothered about taking my daughter to those citing reasons of crowd and chaos. My opinions changed when I experienced first-hand how much fun she had at a similar festival a while ago. I realised that these are good occasions to get the kids out of home, restrict their screen time and let them experience different, fun activities!  

Why Do We Need Exams in School? #MicroblogMondays

“No exams? What!!! How will we know the progress of the kid?” “Exams must be there to know what the kids have learnt” “I wouldn’t know how my kid is doing unless there are regular exams. Weekly tests, unit tests, midterms must all be held!” When such opinions were put forth in my daughter’s school group, I realised that I am a minority. There are just a few of us who say that scheduled exams are not a good idea and that the teachers must do a continuous evaluation and surprise tests. Most parents wanted regular exams. In fact, some

The Two States Laddoo – power packed nutrition for your baby

While I have lived in Mumbai for most of my formative years, my upbringing has been decidedly North Indian. That was true for the food too. Breakfast was a steady stream of Parathas for years till we complained about the amount of Ghee we were consuming on a daily basis. Our every day food was hearty Punjabi fare. I still remember the time my mother discovered a shop that sold authentic amritsari wadis. She was delighted and we had wadis in most our dishes for weeks afterwards. Slowly, we picked up the cultural influences from Maharashtra and the wada pav