I am grateful to be a woman of 2017!

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I, along with 24 other bloggers are celebrating #9daysofwomanhood throughout Navratri. I thank Gagandeep Kochar for introducing me. Read her awesome blogs by clicking HERE on the prompt for today Being a Woman in India, 2017.   If I was … Continued

Maa Durga, you finally listened!

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“Maa, The ice cream is really yummy. And it’s your favorite Pan flavor. Why don’t you take one scoop maa. And what’s the fun of pandaal hopping if you don’t enjoy the yummy street food here in Kolkata” she said. … Continued

Learning with Stickers – Home Learning activities by Bhakti

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Recently I co-hosted a contest “Fun With Five Senses” which was about doing activities on the theme of our 5 senses. (Read the review of Flintobox – the sponsor of the activity HERE) One of the winners – Bhakti Bavishi … Continued

Do you know an Autism Parent? Here’s how to support them!

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The rate at which special needs cases are being detected lately in India is alarming. It’s not that the rate of occurrence is the only thing that’s rising, but awareness of developmental disorders is also raising and more and more … Continued

Developing Maths / Mathematical Aptitude in Kids

posted in: Early Education | 49

Few days back I wrote a post about my agitation on a viral video about the way a small girl was being taught Maths and the pressure early age schooling creates for kids. I wrote my views on “Why I … Continued

Why I decided to start Nursery for my daughters at 4+

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Recently I saw a video of a kid being taught counting & being shouted on & slapped by someone because she was unable to match up to her expectations of connecting the number names to written numbers. This kid looked … Continued

Flintobox Activity Kit – Product Review

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For those you have been following me on Instagram, know that there is a contest – Fun With Five Senses that I am hosting sponsored by Flintobox. To participate in the contest, follow me on INSTAGRAM.     Early Learning … Continued

When Buddha & I met over coffee!

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I was sitting on the park bench with the mug of steaming hot coffee in my hands, watching the greenery around & enjoying the book I had been wanting to read for so long. I kept the book aside to … Continued

The Inspiring Dreamer – Misha Jain

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Some stories of very ordinary people doing something extraordinary in life is so inspiring, that it’s worth sharing with the whole world. One such inspiring story is the story of Misha Jain and her brand Ang-Tatva. Misha, a mother of … Continued