Flower Power Skincare from Deyga : How it works ?

Flowers and their extracts have been documented in beauty routines from ancient times. From grandma’s secret face packs to palacial skin routines of Mughalai Queens flowers have been intimately associated with Indian skincare. Along with natural flavours and perfumes flowers bring with them promising skin modifying properties. Here are the most popular flowers in skincare…

What kind of Mom are You?

It’s quiz time folks! Yes we are doing it all right. Not the kind where you have to exercise your gray matter. This is the fun kind. Let’s jump right into it. What kind of Mum are you ? I came up with some hilarious and relatable moments of motherhood. Let’s all be honest here…

Body Shame: Don’t carry your weight

To some it is just water, to me it is where I regain my sanity! When your body is too tired, swim with your heart! Girls come in all shapes! What you stare at in admiration on social media is a pixel perfect version of the human who posed for the shot. The real human…

Morning Routine for Toddlers

Setting the Morning routine: In this post I am talking about the first 2-3 hrs after a toddler wakes up. These are the golden hours to set the tone for the rest of the day. They are also the toughest as this will require your 101% without cheats (the rest of the day has a…

Gentle Parenting : Concept to Practicality

To all the women who amidst healing from their own trauma are struggling to raise an emotionally balanced child ! I come from a household where the cane was not spared during my childhood. My mother was a teacher and that authority was carried home too. Sometimes I missed “mom” because here was a disciplinarian…

How Byju’s Keeps Kids Engaged

In general, children have a shorter attention span when compared to adults. At the growing phase, because of their hyper-active senses, children can get very easily distracted by sensorial experiences. They are rather curious and find it difficult to sit down and focus on one talk. An average child has an attention span of the…

Nasty is the new nice : new moms guide to unwarranted advice

What’s wrong in being nice ? Nothing. Only that it shouldn’t cross that yellow line to become people pleasing. That’s masochistic. This starts well before a woman attains motherhood. The conditioning starts much earlier. It is one of the main reasons our new moms are unhappy many a days. Stop telling your teenager who slept…

Montessori parenting is not complicated: it is the simplest solution.

One of the major conflicts in parenting style arises because we fail to understand our toddlers and they don’t have the resources yet to communicate that to us. Here are some #montessoriathome principles. How often do we actually just watch and observe our kids? Letting them flow, their imagination wild and following their mind cues….

Lifestyle changes after new motherhood: Pro-tips

For the past nine months it was all about you. Everyone fussed on how much you are and what made you happy. At the smallest sign of discomfort people would rush to your calling. Now the baby is out and suddenly no one seems to care,atleast not about you. There was a point in the…

Book Review: From An-other Land by Tanushree Ghosh

About the AuthorTanushree Ghosh migrated to the US in search of freedom and she attributes it to not having to debate temple entrance and purity in a land that has immensely simplified her life. She currently works at the Intel corporation in the US. An alumni of IIT Kanpur, she is also a social activist…