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?
Women and mothers have always been subjected to suffocating scrutiny, judgmental gazes, kitty party gossips and sometimes harsh treatment. How long must we succumb to these unfair deals? Why isn’t a father asked the very same questions that we are choked with?
In our Real Moms – Real Stories column, Meet renowned mompreneur, Gurgaon-based Upasana Luthra, mom to two teenagers. Read on to know her beautiful story on raising a special needs child who is on the spectrum of Aspergers The most challenging part is the satisfaction in knowing you have done enough and erasing self-doubt. Most…
There are some mother-daughter duos we love to hear and talk about. They create a buzz wherever they go.
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’.
Parenting is not easy especially with hyperactive and high energy kids that we have to manage these days.
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.
To my soon-to-be one-year-old daughter..
‘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.
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.
To my future daughter, my little darling, there are still a few weeks to go before I see you, but I had thought I’d write a quick letter to you.
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.
Blogging is a great way of making money and this trend is slowly picking up in India as well.
Extension of maternity leaves has placed India in the league of wealthy nations who have some promising benefits for new mothers.
Dear Mom, They say no time or no moment is good or bad to thank your mom!
It’s the joyful moment for a woman when she knows she is pregnant. An occasion filled with immense happiness of life.
Am I up to the challenge of single mom? Well the answer is yes. Before you get me judging, no this is not the life I wanted.
Do you plan to disconnect the cable when the date of the NEET entrance test is close?
Most people who know me also know what a big freak I am when it comes to maintaining personal hygiene.
Being a stay-at-home mom has never been easy. Whether you have the family support or not, this is a role, which is filled with barriers, yet without any rewards and paycheck.
It’s quite common that we as mothers look up to celebrity moms, their actions, brand and products they are associated with.
A home is noisy and clustered when you have children playing around. You cannot control your children remain silent throughout the day.
We read somewhere that it takes a village to raise a child. But, this village now is a virtual one.
And our brain plays such an essential role in triggering or arousing the memory of strong emotional images and events.
As moms, we are always on the lookout for ways to teach our kids or babies various things or nuances of daily lives.
As the weeks go by and the final day, that ‘big’ day comes closer, most pregnant mommies feel excited, emotional, confused, lost and overwhelmed.
In our society, many assume and articulate that Mother’s Day celebrations are not meant for single moms. Sad, isn’t it?