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Come to the Library? Tell me why.

This post has been contributed by Vibha Kamat. Vibha runs the MCubed Library (http://mcubedlibrary.com/home.php) in Mumbai, along with her partners Vaishali Shinde and Sonal Bimal. Nandita came...

The Final Outcome

Meet Namrataa Arora, our new Guest Blogger: After 14 years of working as a Talent Development expert in the Corporate world, Namrataa decided to re-invent her career. A Certified Professional Coach...

AVOIDING DAY-TO-DAY TEEN CONFLICT

Handling day-to-day interactions with teenagers can be a veritable minefield. Reams have been written about this subject and Google-ing it throws up any number of websites giving advice on how to go...

The Perils of Being Urban Nomads

I call us the urban nomads. Why? Just like the seven year itch in a marriage, we suffer the three year itch that afflicts most people staying in tenanted apartments. When our residential lease comes...

Parental Instructions (part 2 of 12)

This blog post has been contributed by Ignatius Fernandez, and is the second of a 12-part series on ‘Parenting is a Journey’. Ignatius Fernandez also blogs at...

Chalk and Cheese

I was told this many times over by older, wiser and ‘been-there-done-that’ parents – that my children will have very little in common when it comes to preferences, habits,...

I Can’t Afford It!

This blog post has been reposted, with permission, from Bril’s blog http://brilindia.com/blog/. Industrial Research Corporation (“Bril”) was founded in 1964, as a company that manufactured pen...

My experience as Student Editor at ParentEdge

This is a contribution from Visruthi R., who was the Student Editor for Issue 7 (Jul-Aug 2012) of ParentEdge. With no exposure to the professional world whatsoever, I signed up for the Parent Edge...

Get a life, parents!

As parents we are always scrambling to find ways to keep our children occupied- are there week-end classes, what are the latest books for my kids to read and, if you are a teen’s parent,  is there...

Be Safe, Stay Well

Vinitha Ramchandani There are two things that change in perspective when you become a parent: love and fear. When you get to be a parent you finally know the meaning of unconditional love (and you...