My first wobbly steps into motherhood taught me to trust my gut, and I am certain both my children will benefit from having a mother who does.
Socially and culturally boys are supposed to control their emotions. This curbing of emotions such as grief, pain, and failure is taught to them early on in life by their moms.
Did We Hear Mommy-Issues? As a culture, we tend to look at the mother’s influence on the daughter and the father’s effect on the son, thinking that each provides the mirror to either the feminine or masculine self. So, what does it mean when someone has mommy issues?
During the pre-teen years, you could still put your weight down and have your way, but the same thing is difficult with a teenager. Since puberty is a time when they are going through a lot of physical and emotional changes.
If your mind is in conflict, and you aren’t too sure how to convince yourself in favor or against the decision then read on. TCT spoke to a few parents and has listed down some of those reasons ONLY after talking to a lot many such parents as to why having just one child is OK!
So, how do you live up to your son’s idea of a hero? No, you don’t have to dress up as Spiderman or buy him ice cream every night, you can do some other simple things to spend more time with your son and be more involved in his interests.
The bond between a mother and a son is special. A mother always showers her son with unconditional love.
The journey of a mother and child relationship embarks from the day the embryo comes into existence. Even though this bond may be the strongest on earth, but here are some interesting 10 insanely simple ways which can further enhance and strengthen the association in a light and fun filled manner:
The real treasure of anyone’s life, sweet memories are more precious than diamonds. And if those memories happen to be of a mother and your baby then nothing can compare.
The bond between a mother and child is special. Motherhood is a blessing, and being a new mom to a little one is the sweetest of all, a blessing.
The bond between a mother and son is a special one. Whether you have one that is born from your womb or one that is born from your heart, a child is special.
I knew everything there was to know about life, lessons it has to teach. I thought I had learnt all the life lessons, before I had my son. But a short while after my son Harshal turned one, I realized how little I knew about the word called ‘life’.
Are you breastfeeding? Are you having a toddler in the formative years?
Congrats! Your little bundle of joy is finally here. The long-awaited game of nine months is finally over when you get to see your new born curling up in your arms.
A mother-son bond is just overwhelming. It has been nearly ten years since I held a cute little ball of life in my hands and shed tears of joy as his tiny hand curled up around my finger tightly.
To my soon-to-be one-year-old daughter..
What an amazing feeling it is to become a mother, one of the truly outstanding things in the world. Holding and cuddling your little one really surpasses everything.
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.
It is indeed an overwhelming, exciting and beautiful feeling to be a mom for the second time, isn’t it?
Do I have to be a good cook, if I am a mom? Or I can be a good mom only if I cook well? As an 80’s kid and being brought up in a metropolitan city, I often wonder that.
Aarti K. Singh is a work-from-home mother and a research scholar (Yes! she dared to pursue a Ph.D. with a young child). They have a 9-year-old boy. She and her son and lives with her foster parents.
Breastfeeding can be a very daunting task especially the first few days. New mothers like me, are usually clueless about it. It’s not as easy as it sounds!
Our elders always guide us towards the right path. It is from their experience, that they tell us what is right and what is wrong.
They say being a parent is the toughest job in the world. That is because there are days when you would just want to give up on everything.
Breastfeeding is one of the most natural processes of our lives. Yet there is such a taboo about doing it out in open.
Extension of maternity leaves has placed India in the league of wealthy nations who have some promising benefits for new mothers.
Time flies by us in a blink of an eye. One minute your baby is born and in the very next minute he or she is going off to college or getting married or better yet having their own baby.
And our brain plays such an essential role in triggering or arousing the memory of strong emotional images and events.
Very often as a working mom, I get overwhelmed when I get back to the day-care to pick my little one and I see her crying due to some reason or the other.
Mothers are the best gift of the nature to us. None can replace her place in our lives. She does everything for us, without us even uttering a word