Can you be a parent and a friend? - 7 months ago
The days of a Child should be seen and not heard have long since gone.
My kids and other people in their lives - 8 months ago
I bided my time, waiting for the day the kids would find their characters and follow their lives closely. And that day took some time to dawn, but it finally did when shows like Friends, Gossip Girls, How I Met Your Mother, The Big Bang Theory invaded our homes.
A mothers obsession with safety - 9 months ago
Perhaps we as parents worry because our children are entering a world we may not share, experiences that are beyond our yen.
Let the kids take on responsibilities - 10 months ago
Parenting gets better, perhaps easier as the kids get older
or does it really? We no longer have to hold their little hands when they are crossing the road instead we just end up doing different things for the bachchas who are now in a different age bracket.
Redeeming family time while on vacation - 11 months ago
As all parents of teens and post-teens know it is often very difficult to persuade them to join in on a family holiday.
When mom takes a vacation - 1 year ago
Just last week the world and all mothers celebrated Mothers Day. How did my house rise to the occasion? For one, it was a Sunday, so for me there was no haring around to get things done.
Two much? Not at all - 1 year ago
The ides of March bring heat waves that make the citys winter chill a sweet distant memory. But, there is a pleasant warmth in my home as both kids are together for the break.
On A Holi-Day - 1 year ago
To rework a popular saying, when a baby is born a mother becomes a mother for the rest of her life.
Shraddha Jahagirdar Saxena: Early morning madness - 1 year ago
The morning wake up time has changed with the passing years, the breakfast and level of involvement in the childs getting ready routine has changed.
Shraddha Jahagirdar Saxena: A New Year letter, from mum - 1 year ago
Can you believe that in just a week, all of us will be welcoming the New Year? It seems to have sped by so quickly!