I read up a lot on positive parenting skills, went through programs, spoke to mommy friends. I even sought help from a counselor friend. It taught me a lot!
A bride wants to feel loved, accepted and appreciated by her new family! But, often she is judged and most often- turned down. She is tired of criticism, of cutting remarks, of never feeling good enough. Here’s a letter one daughter-in-law wrote to all the MILs in this entire universe!
As much as a marriage is considered sacred, partners should not hold on for the wrong reasons. Some signs are red flags that helping oneself is knowing when to divorce. These signs are…
If things reach a boiling point and you cannot take it anymore, then just take a break. Go out with your friends, have something nice to eat, a cup of coffee maybe and vent out to your heart’s content.
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’
Expertise alone would not be sufficient. You also need to consider the level of experience the family lawyer has. Better the experience, the better they will be able to deal with the case.
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?
8:00 AM… Breakfast on table…Check; 8:15 AM…Getting the son ready for school …Check; 8:30 AM…Packing his bag and his tiffin box …Check; 8:32 AM…Running to switch off the stove…But the boiling milk pours out and so do my tears…Evaporation…Check; Breakdown…Check!
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?
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 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.
A marriage undergoes several alterations once the baby enters the scene. The relationship between a couple also impacts your child When your first child is born, your world is completely turned on its head. Your marriage also undergoes several alterations. The relationship between a husband and wife also impacts your child. Schedules shift, old habits…
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.
Bride tortured to death for dowry, two women hang themselves over dowry, woman burnt alive for dowry. We all come across such a headline every other day in the newspaper.
Divorce and custody can become arduous battles and the innocent little children get caught in legal and emotional warfare between parents.
To my soon-to-be one-year-old daughter..
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.
“Marriages are made in heaven” – I really don’t know how much truth or value this phrase holds in today’s context.
Divorce is a heart-wrenching affair and can be stressful not just for the couple but also their kids.
Once a marriage ends spouses and children have to deal with series of emotional events, new living arrangements, property adjustments and legal hassles. Following are some crucial things to consider before divorce
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.
We mostly talk about celebrity moms and their parenting style and how they are managing their kids and work. Well, we never thought about the celebrity dads who also take out time to spend with their kids besides their hectic work schedules.
We’re all familiar with the popular mother-and-child image. That archetype has been the subject of paintings, sculptures, and photographs from the Renaissance all the way up to modern times.
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.
Dear Mom, They say no time or no moment is good or bad to thank your mom!
As an Indian wife and a mother, I have not had a single day where I can sit and relax. Why? Well! You know the answer. You too have been bearing the brunt, haven’t you?