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

Being a Little Fashionista on a Budget

My 6-year-old daughter is a little fashionista. On a normal day, even if she is going to the park to play she spends ten minutes picking out her outfit, ten minutes of getting ready and another ten to do her hair. I was glad when her play school ended because BIG school meant a uniform and no daily morning struggle for the outfit of the day. It was a struggle. I kid you not. From a child’s perspective, the clothes have to be fun and bright. From a parent’s perspective, the clothes have to be weather and activity appropriate. Finding

Mothers Day Out – at KidZania

KidZania is a role play based indoor activity centre for kids. It allows children to participate in various activities and experience being an artist, a pilot, a dentist, a fireman or even a dabbawala! The Mumbai centre was running a promo on Mother’s Day. As a special treat to the mommies, they were allowing the mommies to participate in activities with the kids. They invited a few Mommy bloggers to participate in the celebration by becoming an intern with their child and assisting in the activities. When Ritu reached out to the JAMM’s group with the invite, I leapt up

Curious Cobo – An Activity Box for Kids

My daughter’s summer vacations have begun and her school is being renovated. So the classes will resume in July instead of June. To top that, her day care has ended. Ended for good. The reasons for that are for another post but at this point of time, I am desperately looking for activities to keep her engaged and away from the TV for the whole day! At such a time, when I learnt of Curious Cobo, I was more than happy to try it out. What is Curious Cobo Curious Cobo is a monthly subscription box for kids. It has

Flipkart Li’l Stars & Chhota Bheem – an IndiMeet Experience

Flipkart Li’l Stars claims to be India’s Biggest Online Kids Store. I was invited to an IndiMeet to experience the launch of this store and interact with the brands as well as parent bloggers. When the invite came, I began thinking about the beginning of flipkart as a book retailer and the journey to becoming an eCommerce giant in India. There is no doubt that eCommerce has changed the way India shops. From the metros to the tier 1 and 2 cities. If there is a courier service and a net connection, people shop online and get the products in