Questions to Ask your Child After School.

I remember every time my parents asked me how my day was at school. I would just say, “Yeah, it was okay”. “It was good”. I would just give them a very short reply to get through with the questions because I felt they were just asking for the sake of showing interest. Whereas nowContinue reading “Questions to Ask your Child After School.”

Dear Parents – Think before you say NO

“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 powerfulContinue reading “Dear Parents – Think before you say NO”

Top 5 New Year Resolutions for Parents

As the new year approaches, there is a promising zeal and hope that the next year would be more positive, beautiful and a belief that you will get one step closer to turning your dreams into actions.  As parent’s, managing both work and family could be an arduous task. And no matter how hard youContinue reading “Top 5 New Year Resolutions for Parents”

How Schools Are Killing Creativity

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 classContinue reading “How Schools Are Killing Creativity”

4 Keys to Handling a Stubborn Child

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 withContinue reading “4 Keys to Handling a Stubborn Child”