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.
Every parent can sympathise with the fact that kids get bored really fast. Nothing is more powerful or engaging than their own imagination.
"Parents, the most effective tool to make children (achieve milestones) is patience."
These drinks include a good mix of immunity-boosting ingredients that will keep your child healthy.
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?’"
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.
'It is likely that the child is living with one parent all the time, and possibly interacting with the other parent digitally.'
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.
If anything, this forced cohabitation during Covid-19 will only make parents appreciate the role played by schools and teachers.
It is always recommended to clean the surfaces with proper documented disinfectants prescribed by the government which are baby safe.
"I've not hugged my six-year-old in 15 days," shares a doctor.
Let us make our lockdown experience fascinating by doing the following activities.
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.
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.
While parents discharge their professional duties, children can be kept delightfully engaged.
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.
Let these pages, videos and ideas help your child and you in this period of lockdown.
Drinking water is not only essential for your body, but it also ensures that your skin stays moisturised and healthy.
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.
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.
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