My Knight in Shining Diaper or How My Baby Saved My Life

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. Mine is 71 cms. tall and 8.3 kilos heavy. Instead of a flashy cape, he wears a drool-drenched bib with cute prints. My hero is none other than my 5-month old baby boy. Before he came into my life, I was a … [Continue reading]

Exploring and Understanding the Power of Music

Even if the majority of us cannot sit down and write out a scientific explanation of why, every single one of us understands that music affects us. When people are driving in their vehicle, working, or exercising at the gym, a change in music can … [Continue reading]

Remembering Lost Family Members With Cremation

If you have ever lost a family member, then you know that it can sometimes be difficult to have the money together for a funeral that the person deserves. There are some who make arrangements before they pass away, but if the death is unexpected, … [Continue reading]

Crying Over Spilt Breast Milk

And so, it happened.  It's any breastfeeding or pumping mom's worst nightmare.  I spilled a good ounce of expressed breast milk all over my office desk.  I clumsily tipped over the bottle of milk, and spilled all that liquid gold on my table.  As … [Continue reading]

Valentine’s Day Around the World- and What This Day Means to Me

Truth be told, I have always been the proverbial Scrooge of Valentine's Day. I even remember making it a habit to wear black on this day- mainly just to screw things up for everyone else. But this year, I'm happy to announce that things are going to … [Continue reading]

Finding the Perfect Post-Partum Dress

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Having a baby is not without its challenges. Other than the expected sleepless nights and rushed bathroom breaks, what poses as a hurdle to us (or at least some of us!) puerperal women is trying to get back into pre-pregnancy shape. While the … [Continue reading]

How Joining the Crowd Will Earn Me Money

Out with the old, in with the new. For lack of a more compelling mantra to start my new year with, I'm afraid I'm going to have to stick with that for now. The past year has been riddled with a gamut of events- both forgettable and unforgettable. … [Continue reading]

Of Gardening With My Daughter and Bingo

One of my little known hobbies all throughout 2015 has been gardening. Although I cannot say that I am among the best at it, I have my fair bit of experience in the field (or rather, my garden). Of course, I have killed a bush that once needed … [Continue reading]

10 Ways to Build Your Child’s Confidence

Building a child’s confidence is a job that starts at a very young age, but is as crucial as picking the right school system for him. If you want to make sure that your child will be a confident, happy kid, these top ten tips will help. … [Continue reading]

Improving the Value of Your Property Before Selling

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If you are thinking about selling your place of residence any time soon then you should start worrying about its appearance today. You would be surprised how much the small investment and a little bit of effort can contribute to the overall value of … [Continue reading]