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  • India’s most comprehensive parenting portal, with excerpts from ParentEdge – India’s leading parenting magazine

Keeping up with Change

We face a lot of pressure in this age of free flowing information, rising expectations and access to resources, especially if you are a parent! It is tough, to say the least, for every parent to...

THE CONUNDRUM OF SWOLLEN TONSILS AND ADENOIDS

“Never in the history of medicine have so many physicians owed so much economic security to a single operation as tonsillectomy.” (Lyman Richards, Quoted in The New York Times,1953)...

5 Strategies to Put your Baby to Sleep

This blog post has been reposted, with permission, from Bril’s blog (http://brilindia.com/blog/). Putting a baby to sleep is no simple task. It requires bucket loads of patience and understanding....

Disability and Parenthood: Refute or Salute

Shweta Chooramani fulfils her love for writing by contributing to several blogs, along with being a full-time mother. Previously, she has worked for more than eight years in the international NGO...

Free play-time from adults, please!

We were putting together an article about ‘The Importance of Free Play’ for the March issue. The irony struck me – play is supposed to be ‘free time’ for a child!! But...

Teach your Child to be Thankful

In today’s world, one thing that is most difficult to be found is ‘satisfaction’.  We human beings never think, feel or say that what we have is quite a bit. Rather we fail to enjoy what we...

Post-Application Press: Applications are sent; what next?

Ah, that wonderful feeling when you have finally finished all of your applications! While you certainly deserve the time to sit back and exhale after all of that work, there are a few things that you...

My Daughter and I

  We do things together My daughter and I All of 4 and a half is she I’m on the wrong side of the 35 She’s as perky as can be I’m getting old, I sigh.   We do things together...

On the Revolutionary Impact of the Internet on Education

That technology and the internet in particular have redefined what is possible in all fields of life is known. Today I will talk about my personal experience with two internet based solutions that I...

Create the Family you Want

Setting Family Goals for 2014! Heard of the saying, ‘In comes the new and out goes the old’? Well, the same can hold true for your family! In this New Year, what if, out goes the whining, messy...