Blogs for Moms

The Many Benefits of Massaging Your Baby

The Many Benefits of Massaging Your Baby
After breastfeeding, massaging is a great way to bond with your little one. It encourages positive bonding between you and your baby from an early stage. Massaging is a wonderful way to know each other too...

Little Precaution, Big Relief

Little Precaution, Big Relief
The very moment our little one enters the world, one thing  we are most concerned about is their care and hassle-free upbringing. The care of a new born counts for way too much attention and if you are a first time parent, going hysterical is obvious...

Meal planning for your baby is not that tough: Know How

Meal planning for your baby is not that tough: Know How
My daughter loved mashed banana and grated apple. I would suggest introduce one fruit at a time and let the taste develop. Dal or vegetable stock can also be given at this time. Khichdi with lots of mashed vegetables is what I gave my daughter for lunch. She liked her khichdi with a dash of clarified butter and curd...

Ideas For Best Baby Gifts To New Parents

Ideas For Best Baby Gifts To New Parents
There is a wide range of gifting options available in the market. From clothes to toiletries, from accessories to feeding apparatus, the list goes on. But deciding on what the best baby gifts are, is just a matter of choice depending on the needs of the individual...

Nurturing Emotional Intelligence In Your Child Is Easier Than You Think

Nurturing Emotional Intelligence In Your Child Is Easier Than You Think
As a mom, I always encourage my child to express herself. I accept her emotions, instead of minimizing or denying them. If we as parents do not accept our kid's emotions, they might get a message that their feelings are unacceptable or shameful...

Do’s And Don’ts of Potty Training a Toddler from a Mom Who Has Done It All

Do’s And Don’ts of Potty Training a Toddler from a Mom Who Has Done It All
If you have been trying to potty train your toddler and are not succeeding, you are not failing as a Mom, you may be having a stubborn toddler...

Some Tips And Tricks To Make Breastfeeding Easy For A New Mom

Some Tips And Tricks To Make Breastfeeding Easy For A New Mom
This one tip worked wonders for me. My husband arranged one comfortable chair, nursing pillow and a table with snacks, my favourite books, burp cloth and nursing pads in my room. This really helped me a lot as everything I needed was handy. While my baby enjoyed her favourite food, I relaxed by reading...

Happy Mommy Happy Baby!- Self Care Tips for the New Mommy

Happy Mommy Happy Baby!- Self Care Tips for the New Mommy
The long wait is over and your little bundle of joy is here!! Suddenly you realize, the focus has shifted from you on to the new arrival! You feel left out. Not only others, but you too have forgotten yourself completely! The first few weeks take a toll on you, with the never ending feeding, crying, nappy changing sessions….phew! ...

Precautions to be taken in the Second Trimester

Precautions to be taken in the Second Trimester
Until first trimester it was ok if you don’t concentrate on what you eat but as your second trimester start one must take care of what food exactly are you consuming. It should be a composition of mixed nutrients. Your meal should include protein, calcium, vitamins, iron etc...

Our Journey Through the Trimesters

Our Journey Through the Trimesters
Our journey to parenthood started unexpectedly on a fine Sunday morning. I was into the final stage of my PhD, and my husband was planning to defend his thesis. We always wanted to have a planned baby but never knew when to have him/ her...

Keep the Phone Down, Mom and Dad!

Keep the Phone Down, Mom and Dad!
He was asking his father to play ball with him while his father was busy checking his phone. He tried to coax his father by calling out to him 2-3 times but failed. His father refused to look up from his phone and muttered a curt “Yes I am coming give me 5 minutes please”. His father had a troubled look on his face and was glued to the phone typing away furiously...

Precautions to be taken during first trimester

Precautions to be taken during first trimester
The first thing is the heartbeat which is developed and then other organs and systems start developing. Physically your body starts to change: you start gaining weight, you may experience tenderness in breasts, you are always tired and don’t feel like doing anything, Morning sickness is frequent and expected...