Do you know that a common problem like stomach ache can be one of the symptoms of childhood anxiety? Anxiety is a normal reaction of body and mind to anything threatening or dangerous. Anxiety is a very natural human response and everybody feels anxious at some point in time in their life.
Want to help the introverted child to build confidence in him/herself? Prepare the child for social interactions and new situations. Introduce the child to new situations in a slow way. Read on to know 5 doable ways of raising an introverted child in an extroverted world.
In our everyday lives, right from the time we wake up, to the last few hours before your children retire to bed, there are umpteen rituals which your children are learning on a daily basis.
So to all the grandparents who are judgemental and favors favoritism, cronyism or whichever “ism”, as a parent, in fact as a mother, it is my humble and earnest request to you – ‘Stop Being Mean’
The list of unsolicited advice and criticism on your parenting can be endless. And frustrating, depressing and unwanted, making you feel helpless and at a receiving end all the time, especially if you are first time parent.
To be honest, I tried looking for that joy. I asked other new fathers, my own dad, and went up on the internet trying to figure out ‘that joy’ looked and felt like. I did not feel joy. Period!
There is an umbilical cord that connects a baby to its mother and let it stay connected to its mother for nine months. But I often wonder, which cord connects the baby to its father. Maybe an invisible cord from the heart!
The human brain is one of the greatest mystery on earth. There are millions and trillions of thoughts which crosses each other every nanosecond. Some stay at a conscious level, some at the subconscious and some in the unconscious mind.
Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
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…
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.
Studies show clear evidence of parenting influence on children’s psyche, development, and formation of their character.
It can be hard to find anything to alleviate the pain that these curve-balls can bring on, but there are ways that you can make your financial struggles a little bit easier.
It cannot be that you give birth and the children just grow up on their own. It is similar to tending to a plant if you want it to grow and blossom.
While saying I love you is important – showing that we love our children is equally important. Kids feel secure when parents embrace them. Apart from bear hugs, you can show love to your child in these following amazing 5 ways.
The idea of quality education is to give the child the knowledge and skills required to function in the society. Children must have a good education, so they can grow up to be a good and responsible citizen.
For an immune system to work properly, it needs to be confronted by an infection in the first year of life.
Being a parent today is an enormous task just by itself. Millennial generation is tackling parenting differently than generation before. The skills are sought-after.
A child’s mind is not only a tabula rasa, but is also filled with a lot of curiosity to know and learn more. The importance of early childhood education ensures seamless brain development.
As a very organized, detailed-oriented individual, I understand the need to stay clean and uncluttered. Up till now, no parent ever shared their reasons for letting their kids get messy.
In a few days it will be Independence Day. The markets are already flooded with everything in tricolor.
Every parent wants to do their best when it comes to the upbringing of their child.
Children are like clean slate. What is taught to them from an early age, remains etched in their minds forever, even when they reach adulthood.
Raising children is never a simple task, but the better we understand our kids, the more effective parents we are.
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It’s typically between the ages of eight and twelve that our cute, cuddly little children, once ever eager to climb into our laps and share their secrets, or listen to stories suddenly want little or nothing to do with us.
Does your little one, wake up in the middle of the night for no reason?
How do I identify my child’s hidden talent? Would this hidden talent become my child’s career?
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
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.