Recently a reader wanted to know how to go about choosing the right day care for her baby. She also wanted to know how my baby adjusted and how my experience was with the day cares in general. Hence thought of compiling a post on the 10 things you should know about choosing the right day care for your baby in the form of question and answers. 10 THINGS YOU SHOULD...

Do you know the best part being a blogger for me ? The comments and the mails you sent me. Poor weight gain in babies is a major concern among many parents and I get a lot of mails on that topic. Though I have written 2 posts earlier on the weight loss of babies and foods to increase weight of babies, I thought of writing a post again on the poor weight gain in babies....

Today’s Ramzan special post Rava Kanji / Thari Kanji/  Rava porridge / Thari kaacchiyathu as its called here in Kerala reminds me of my childhood days. We were always invited by our neighbours during Ramzan time when they break their fast in the evening followed by the delicious feast . Fragrant biriyanis, the soft paper thin patthiris, porottas, succulent chicken,...

Hi, how is monsoon treating you ? For me monsoon brings in hearty warm soups, finger chips and a warm cup of black coffee. This time Anshika is fed a lot many variety of soups since she has cold and cough. She started rejecting almost everything fed and is in the mood for only soupy-liquid consistency. No worries . Let her eat what she wants to have; I decided. So...

Anshika is having a blast here in Kerala with her grand parents . No restrictions , lots of pampering and plenty of attention. As its raining heavily day and night, she has contracted cold, cough and congestion. So thought of making ginger coffee or chukku kaappi for her. Though adults can have this herbal concoction with a little bit of coffee powder , my version...

I am in Kerala right now along with my daughter. My cousins , relatives and neighbours come to see us . The first question they ask me is “Why is your daughter so plain?”. I wondered “Is there a plain baby and complexed baby ?”. “No”. They continue “ Put kajal in baby’s eyes. She should be like Meenakshi ; you know eyes having the shape of a fish,...

As Anshika reached her 10th month , we were like “ Phew just 2 more months for her to turn one. Time just flew ! ”. I guess you are in the same stage too. Its said by 10th month, a baby would be able to eat by sitting upright. Her back muscles would have strengthened and she could accept grainy, solid textured foods too. If your baby is still not accepting solid...

Chitrangada Singh is one of the yummy mummies in Bollywood who has sultry curves and a fab body. I can say one of the Bollywood heroines who flaunts her dusky skin complexion. My husband is fond of this dusky actress and I love the way she has maintained her body toned and svelte. Her son’s name is Zoravar and Chitrangada has been in the news recently because...

Post baby, when I resumed office I had little time to take care of myself or to care about what I was wearing to office. There were days where in I have gone to office without even pressing/ ironing my dress :P. But I know there are many moms who would like to get into that mould all over again of dressing to office confidently though they have areas of baby fat...

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