11 Things to do with your child instead of saying “Be nice”

“Be nice.” It’s a phrase well-meaning parents everywhere say to their children. I sometimes hear it fall from my own mouth, and wonder where it came from […]

Why Saying “Thank You” Is Much More Than Good Manners

Why our kids should learn the art of receiving compliments gracefully and just responding with a simple "thank you" to believe in their own awesomeness

6 Things You Must Know About Your ‘Difficult Child’!

One evening, as I was propping some old shutters behind my son’s bed, I was hardly aware that I was to encounter a classic “difficult child” […]
That special bond

Are you jeopardising your child’s relationships?

I sat with Khyati (name changed), a lively 5-year old and talked about her vacations to her grandparents’. Khyati talked animatedly with her eyes wide open; […]

Shaping empathy in kids!

The good part is that though EQ may require nurturing, many children appear to naturally display emotional intelligence. Even infants seem to be able to tell an angry voice from a soothing voice.