Tag: Parenting

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Opinions

Running the Race : Winning does matter

Recently Little Po and Ms. Papaya went for a toddlers’ event. The air was festive and the competition healthy. The message sent out to the little ones was that all that mattered was that they be there. Everyone would get a chocolate medal at the end of it all. In fact, the common refrain I’ve …

BLOG HOPS & CHALLENGES

Words of a wise parent #WATWB

A positive act of kindness isn’t necessarily one that affects humanity at large . Sharing a positive thought is an act of kindness too . Very often random acts of kindness can be found in ordinary everyday actions like this advice that I read on a BLOG ! I think it deserves a place in …

New born to 1 year, Opinions

What kind of parent are you? #TheItinerantBlogger

The dilemma of a working mom As a mother to a 15 month old, a working mother who constantly worries that she isn’t spending much time with baby and a nerd, I’m always scouting the internet for parenting styles and methods. One approach I found popular in Singapore was RIE/respectful parenting by Magda Gerber. When …

MILLENIALS & BABIES, Opinions, Two and counting

Awareness makes parenting easier #GuestPost 4

Welcome September and hello to all my readers. Today, Motherhood has brought me to a place far away from my desk top and definitely far away from my  comfort zone. This only proves that parenting is a lifelong commitment.  Child rearing  involves nurturing that goes beyond the mere physical. Very often it requires a lot …

Opinions

Lazy moms make the best kids

Are you guilty of being a lazy mom?     The other day I was talking to my CAREER WOMAN cousin who has recently retired from her job.  But of course, being a career woman, she can’t really retire and is thinking of starting another career, this time as an entrepreneur. As a SAHM whose …