Having candid discussions on what a child is reading or watching -- and what they think about certain themes and plot points -- can help a parent to understand what they are going through emotionally, say experts.
If you are a parent-to-be, or a new parent, Pankaj Poddar, the co-founder of Hipcouch -- an interior design company -- shares some trendy ideas to help you set up the perfect nursery room for your little one.
Mothers need to stop feeling guilty for working long hours, or for trying to prove their worth.
There are many different creative ideas and activities that your child and you can take part in and enjoy on the day.
In the 14th edition of this series on Indian monuments by Sahapedia, we consider the ways in which the architecture of the Shore Temple in Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, developed through the seventh and eighth centuries CE, and its relations with religion and politics.
Instead of rushing to fix a child's problems, parents should focus on building their confidence and raise them in a way such that they can overcome the challenges.
Here are some recommendations for the entire family in the coming week.
Even though the times look gloomy, a baby shower is a happy occasion for parents-to-be, and they deserve to be entertained.
'If your child gets angry or anxious, there must be a reason; try to understand that. Lockdown has not been easy for kids.'
While these are mainly for young adults, should you wish to read them yourself, you can!
The Belongg Online Literature Festival (BOLF) will take place between July 3 and 6, and will feature over 75 speakers.
On experiencing anxiety during coronavirus, Barrymore and her guests concurred that nobody is fine right now, naturally, because there is a lot going on.
While staying at home during the lockdown, chef Ajay Chopra prepared a timetable for the family, from having meals together, working and studying to playing games and doing chores.
These five platforms have a fresh content library for your kids to indulge in, while they are simultaneously kept safe on the internet.
As much as you would want to put your child through a routine, understand that they are going through their own set of insecurities right now, she tells other parents.
While going out and physically meeting people may not be possible, there are many interesting games to make long-distance family time fun over a video call.
A sex educator explains why and how we should have age-appropriate discussions with kids about their bodies.
'There is well-documented data that suggests that a child who sits in front of the screen has delayed development in speech and language.' However, in times of lockdown, there is one positive news for families -- video calling is not part of the stipulated screen time.
This difficult time of COVID 19 could be easily turned into family bonding and experiential learning.
In this Facebook Live with Express Parenting, nutritionist Prachi Mandholia shares ways in which parents can make sure they strengthen their kids immunity, by getting them to eat everything healthy.
Much like the role of a library, a museum’s responsibility is to make heritage a part of our lives. And to that end the development of digital curation for cultural pursuits cannot be ignored anymore. Here’s Sahapedia’s pick of lesser-known museums that have a virtual presence, enabling us to enrich our lives from the comfort of our homes.
A surgeon posted a video to speak about why other parents need to be more respectful towards teachers as they adapt themselves to online classes.
Parents need to understand that recognising anger is the first step to transforming it.
Children are also believed to ask their deepest questions, right before they sleep, so it is imperative that parents give them that time. Parents must not dismiss their fears, but instead validate their feelings.
It is okay be a child sometimes, and it is fun to share these moments with your family.