Being a mother to an only child, I have come to understand first-hand the benefits of having a pet. The bond that my child has with our pet is so heart-warming… and this, I realised even more during this unending lockdown.
“A grandparent is a little bit parent, a little bit teacher and a little bit best friend”.
All my growing up memories are incomplete without my grandparents. When my mother was busy looking after our home
It’s that time of the year! Christmas is a great time to make memories that will last a lifetime. Come November and kids are already thinking of Christmas gifts. However, there are ways to show them the true value of Christmas without focusing on Christmas gifts. Spend this Christmas season with your kids and create everlasting memories!
Have you ever noticed how your mood lifts up when you hear a baby laughing and making all sorts of gurgling sounds? Laughter’s ability to diffuse stress is just one of many reasons why it’s a critical part of a child’s development.
November 14 – celebrated as Children’s Day for how wonderful they are. Sure, they are. But what about us adults? It’s the best time for us as adults to leave all inhibition and go back to our bachpan. Go back to a time when bills, rents, Monday morning, reports, profit and loss were just words we learnt but made no difference to us.
I was visiting my mother a few weeks ago, when I saw her arranging the kitchen cabinets and cleaning her cutlery cupboard. I mentioned to her that I didn’t remember her doing this as a kid, she simply said “Because I got you to do it!”