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Not losing it in the lockdown: A simple guide for stay-at-home mothers

April 5, 2020 6:30:09 pm

Given that the lockdown is not going away tomorrow, and there are responsibilities to be handled as a primary care giver, it’s important for stay-at-home mothers to find a workable routine.

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How to keep kids engaged during social distancing

April 5, 2020 11:42:42 am

Every parent can sympathise with the fact that kids get bored really fast. Nothing is more powerful or engaging than their own imagination.


Watch: ‘My guru is my son,’ says a father

April 4, 2020 9:45:05 pm

"Parents, the most effective tool to make children (achieve milestones) is patience."

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These healthy drinks will boost your child’s immunity

April 4, 2020 5:16:27 pm

These drinks include a good mix of immunity-boosting ingredients that will keep your child healthy.

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Corona panic: Courage is not a trait or a quality; it is a practice 

April 4, 2020 10:02:00 am

Imagine: It reminded me of A Letter to the UK from Italy by the writer Francesca Melnadri, “Old resentments and falling-outs will seem irrelevant. You will call people you had sworn never to talk to ever again, so as to ask them: ‘How are you doing?’"

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5 ways to engage kids at home amid coronavirus crisis

April 3, 2020 6:40:30 pm

During the summer vacations, children usually divert their energy in outdoor activities and games. However, a mass lockdown in the country has forced everyone to stay at home.

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Co-parenting during lockdown: Here are pointers from an expert

April 3, 2020 11:18:20 am

'It is likely that the child is living with one parent all the time, and possibly interacting with the other parent digitally.'

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5 DIY, craft and activity ideas to make social distancing fun for children

April 2, 2020 6:40:10 pm

Ten years down the line, kids may not remember the virus or the numbers on the news but they will certainly remember how their family dealt with the crisis.

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What Covid-19 is telling us about the future of schooling

April 2, 2020 4:14:30 pm

If anything, this forced cohabitation during Covid-19 will only make parents appreciate the role played by schools and teachers.

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Handy tips from a mompreneur to keep your kids safe amid COVID-19 pandemic

April 1, 2020 7:18:26 pm

It is always recommended to clean the surfaces with proper documented disinfectants prescribed by the government which are baby safe.

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Docs on duty: ‘My son says I love the corona virus more than him’

April 1, 2020 11:19:33 am

"I've not hugged my six-year-old in 15 days," shares a doctor.

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DIY for kids: Why wash hands to fight coronavirus and other science activities to try

March 31, 2020 6:21:26 pm

Let us make our lockdown experience fascinating by doing the following activities.

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Benefits of A2 ghee for children in boosting immunity

March 31, 2020 1:08:13 pm

One of the best remedies that can be effortlessly tried at home to increase immunity is by heating A2 ghee lukewarm and mixing some freshly crushed pepper in it.

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Tips for effective homeschooling during coronavirus outbreak

March 30, 2020 6:30:34 pm

Remember, this is an unprecedented situation and we are all in this together. This is not going to last forever, and it is important to be patient and stay positive.

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Authors, publishers collaborate to make quarantine fun for kids

March 30, 2020 12:45:24 pm

While parents discharge their professional duties, children can be kept delightfully engaged.

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Playlists for kids: Here’s what parents around the world have been tuning in to

March 29, 2020 6:30:19 pm

According to the music streaming app Spotify, many parents are turning to all things audio -- from soothing songs to suspenseful stories to stream for their little ones on the app.

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Kids getting bored? Here are 9 DIY craft influencers to follow

March 29, 2020 2:00:48 pm

Let these pages, videos and ideas help your child and you in this period of lockdown.

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Summer skincare guide for pregnant women

March 28, 2020 6:30:29 pm

Drinking water is not only essential for your body, but it also ensures that your skin stays moisturised and healthy.

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Ready to be parents? Ask yourselves these questions

March 28, 2020 12:15:35 pm

Since there's no school for these life skills, it only helps if you've closely observed the daily struggles of a couple raising children.

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Milk not available? Give your kids these nutritional substitutes

March 27, 2020 6:11:01 pm

As long as your child is eating a healthy balanced diet, you need not worry about their intake of milk, which will provide them essential nutrients.