A smiling mom doesn’t mean she is happy and content. You never know what is happening within her. Raising a child is a right test of patience and perseverance.
When bringing up baby (and growing up as a parent), every first is a milestone.
To my soon-to-be one-year-old daughter..
One thing which I can say with certainty is that our parents have brought us up to great expectations. And for this, they have spared no expense.
‘Sleep when your baby sleeps’, ‘Take lots of green vegetables’, ‘Do not lift heavy goods’ etc., are some of the common advises given to an expectant mother.
Falling sick is natural and inevitable. Just like us, all moms want to cover themselves under the comforting blankets and take a break from the daily chores of the house and not worry about her kid.
Jaya Bhattacharji Rose, mother to a seven-year-old girl is an an international publishing consultant, and a full-time caregiver of a paralyzed mother-in-law.