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What Children Learn from Educational Toys


Your children love to have fun and so do you. During play, there is a critical activity taking place – the process of learning. Children learn best at play and selecting the best educational toys for your child will depend on his or her personal interest. Anything that can engage your child while teaching new skills is an educational toy. The concept of an educational toy does not simply mean schematic number games or letter rearrangement activities (more…)

Whats in that tiffin

whats-in-your-kids-tiffinWhile kids battle school exams usually thrice a year, mommies take exams every day on what to pack in the tiffin. It has to be healthy, and the kids want it to be tasty. Then there’s a list of things that the kids don’t like, which usually doesn’t leave much on the menu. Due to this, mothers have to fret over the fact that their kids are missing essential nutrients. And all this has to be managed within a nano time frame, especially in case of working women. In come the picture then, sandwiches, burgers, maggie, bhajiya, vadas biscuits (more…)

Your over conscious adolescent child needs to be told


Children learn from adults. If at every outing you spray some cologne before leaving home, or have an array of deodorants and perfumes lined up the dressing table, they’d follow suit too. Already growing children, get conscious of their body and smell. However, too much dependence and overuse of such scented products and other anti-perspirants can be harmful to you and more so (more…)

Toddler Art Ideas


At our house, arts and crafts are the area where my son and I regularly connect. He has his sports and outdoor activities with his dad, his football watching with his dad, and his tool/build/repair time with his dad. With me, we connect on reading, on organizing (I know, you are not all shocked that I – author of a site on organizing and time-saving – consider organizing an actual activity), and arts and crafts. These are our “mom and son” things that we do together (more…)