Blogs for Moms

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...

Working Moms, You Are Now Declared Guilt Free!

Working Moms, You Are Now Declared Guilt Free!
There is hardly any mother who has not been bitten by the guilt bug. More so, it is the case with the working moms who often get entangled in the trap of remorse and regret. The guilt of not being by the side of your children when they needed you the most, missing those important family occasions and most common is missing those wonderful moments of your growing children...

Top 5 Tips For a Healthy and Happy Pregnancy!

Top 5 Tips For a Healthy and Happy Pregnancy!
Being active during this phase is of utmost importance for you and your baby. During my pregnancy, I used to walk one hour daily and do Yoga as advised by my doctor for about half an hour daily. It really helped me remain fit and energetic for the entire day...

Life Lessons from my 10 month old

Life Lessons from my 10 month old
Being a mother teaches you so many things and makes you look at simple things from a different perspective. In the midst of the daily madness of diaper changes, late night feeding sessions and baby tantrums I learnt a few things from my 10-month old son which totally changed the way I look at things now...

Rueful Stretch Marks!

Rueful Stretch Marks!
Mothers are often seen wearing stretch marks, some with the pride of a war hero, others ardently trying to hide them. On a whole it's an important part of pregnancy which cannot be overlooked...

How to Make Your Picky Child Eat?

How to Make Your Picky Child Eat?
"Experience of making a picky baby eat" is My story of making my baby eat based on my tryst with various tantrums that she throws on me along with the tiny spills outs she blows out on my face...

7 Things You Must Do for Your Maternity Photoshoot

7 Things You Must Do for Your Maternity Photoshoot

While you embrace every bit of your pregnancy body and the bump feeling those little kicks as life grows inside you, it’s just so important to capture this amazing time and beautiful memories before your little one arrives and literally becomes the center of your universe. Baby showers and maternity photoshoots are a way to celebrate this amazing journey you are about to embark on. Here are 7 great tips for having the perfect maternity photoshoot

Taking Care of Your Baby When You are Epileptic

Taking Care of Your Baby When You are Epileptic
Giving birth and raising a child is not an easy task and when the mother suffers from epilepsy the challenge gets doubled. The epileptic mother is often worried about the safety of the child.  Is breastfeeding safe for her baby? What if she gets convulsions while breastfeeding or while bathing?