“No, don’t play with the drums. Learn to behave when you are out”. “Mum can I go to play”? – No, not now. “No, you can’t go out on your own”. Parents often say NO instantaneously without taking a moment to give their child’s request a thought. The habit of saying NO is so powerful…… Continue reading Dear Parents – Think before you say NO
How many times as a child have we felt that we are not being acknowledged or appreciated by our parents for all the efforts and hard work that we put to make them feel proud? That’s because, Since childhood, our good behavior has always been overlooked by our accomplishments and we have often received more…… Continue reading How to Truly Make Your Parents Proud of You.
“I hate you Mom, I don’t like you being so fussy about me. I feel embarrassed when you hug me in front of my friends or come to pick me up at school. Can you please just stay away from me”. Mom was hurt by his words. She wasn’t furious with him for being so…… Continue reading Respect your Parents – Inspired by a Real Life Event
The boy raised his hand and asked the teacher, “Mam, while studying Geography, I often have this doubt that who created planet earth?” The teacher glared at the child and scolded the child saying, “Concentrate on what I am teaching now. Keep such silly doubts at home and don’t distract the class.” The whole class…… Continue reading How Schools Are Killing Creativity
Parents are very often clueless about how to react to their children’s untoward behavior. They are scared that their children might distance themselves if they get too strict. And worried that if they behave too friendly or be overly understanding, then they might lose their respect or their children might not look upon them with…… Continue reading 4 Keys to Handling a Stubborn Child
Hi my little one, I know you are still not born and I am not sure by when will we expect you. But the moment we learn of you becoming a part of our lives, I want you to know what is it that I mostly care about talking to you. I want to teach…… Continue reading A Father’s letter to his unborn child.
With the holidays approaching, parents are often concerned about choosing the right kind of activities to help them keep their children entertained. They are usually worried that their children might be glued to TV or computers all day. So, here is a list of 7 things that will keep them active and entertained and also…… Continue reading 7 different things that your child can do this summer vacation.