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Interesting Parenting Blogs

www.lookydaddy.com   This funny blog used to be written by a stay-at-home dad. Although he stopped writing in August 2009, he had blogged for three years – the archives are definitely worth...

Children and Cooking

No matter where children disappear to, they can be found peeping into the kitchen close to dinnertime, or any other time they smell something cooking. Watching their parents as they waltz around the...

Don’t Let Your Child Quit

Rohit, a five-year-old, does not play with his vast collection of blocks, jigsaws and construction sets for more than 10 minutes. Medha, a nine-year-old, begs for ballet classes; her parents give in...

Discover the Goodness of Millets

    We see many articles in newspapers on millets and hear friends and relatives talk about incorporating millets into their diet. Why are millets becoming a hot favourite in health and...

The Right Age to Start School

Gone are the days when parents waited till their child was at least three years old to send her to school, and of course, ‘classes’ were added on much later. Nowadays toddlers as young as 1.5...

Trekking Trails

For those looking to spend quality time with family while also engaging in a healthy work out, trekking outside crowded urban areas is the answer. If you are a novice at exploring places that are...

Parenting Styles – Is Yours Right for Your Child?

Early this year, Amy Chua, professor at Yale Law School, shot to fame – not for her legal prowess but because of a book she wrote. An excerpt of ‘Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother’ published...

Lunch Box Dilemmas Solved

  Which parent does not have this pet peeve- “My daughter never finishes her snack/ lunch box! Every morning I rack my brains to conjure up something that is tasty and nutritious and will...

Bringing Montessori Methods Home

While many parents today accept the wisdom and benefits of a Montessori education for their children, did you know that they can learn a lot too by understanding Montessori principles and trying to...

Useful Parenting Websites

www.mamapedia.com This website is a collection of discussion forums for mothers from all around the world and a useful place to pick up some pointers and tricks of the trade from other mothers like...