Most people think buying a plan that has the name ‘child’ in it will sort all their worries and take care of everything. ULIPs, endowment plans, money back plans and all such products are sold with the aim of luring a worried parent into buying it. Unfortunately, these are not the solution to your problem.
It all started the day I saw him for the first time. Tiny legs, clenched fists, thin lips; that very moment is imprinted in my mind and soul forever. Then started the vicious circle of feeding, changing, and cradling which seemed to be an endless affair for me but as they say “Time flies”, from
Congratulations to the mom-to-be! It can be very exciting and partly scary to learn that you’re going to have a baby. Any parent will tell you that their life changed when they had their baby. There’s a lot to back up that statement, since everything from how you work to how to eat and sleep
Nowadays the whole world is going through a digital revolution. Hashtags are prevalent from minor to an octogenarian. Being a developing country, India too is partaking in this digital revolution and hashtagging. A popular hashtag that has recently created a havoc is #MeToo. #MeToo movement is a movement against sexual harassment and sexual assault. The
Best friend calls and we discuss the ‘writings’. I am indebted as an honest feedback is what I was craving and I receive just that. She suggests ‘Parenting’ to be the next topic and I say a confident ‘Yes’ but in my mind I am dilly dallying. Parenting is vast. Who can claim to have
After a pregnancy mired with sickness, nausea and discomfort, I was looking forward to my baby’s arrival. The week leading up to the due date of February 20, 2016, was very eventful due to a friend’s wedding! On February 19, after attending the mehendi lunch, I fell into bed at 7 p.m., willing myself to
The Kathua rape case has sparked national outrage among the people of India. It refers to the abduction, rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl near the municipal council of Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. Every incident of rape is horrific and unforgivable, but the sheer brutality of this particular case, and the fact that
I remember the day when one of my classmates in school got her first periods. Oh wait! Is saying ‘periods’ a taboo? Well then! I choose to break the unreasonable taboo here and say it aloud! So back in the day when most of the girls in my class did not know or experience what