Last week I wrote about my struggles with my son using the mobile phone. Initially I avoided giving him phone and succeeded. Then came bigger problems and I had to give him mobile. Read that blog here. When I him mobile, he assured he will use it for only 1 hour per day. As per … Read more Is Your Child Addicted to Cell Phone? Part 2
Cell phone addiction is everywhere, among adults and children. But how do children develop habit of using cell phones? Scenario 1 : Small children can be extremely clingy and they don’t let you do anything else. Parenting is tough and sometimes parents just need a break. So we, parents give mobile to kids just to … Read more Is Your Child Addicted to Cell Phone?
I read yet another article on protecting children from molestation. For quite some time we had been hearing about rapes and child molestation. How to protect the kids? These days too many ideas are going to the extremes. Following are the ones I observed Every stranger is evil. Every male is a threat. This is okay … Read more Kids Education against Molestation: How much is too much ?
It was bed time. We exchanged what bothered us during the day and what went well. Tejas spoke. “Today again everyone called me Baby. As I too short Mom? It is bad to be short, right? I want to be tall !” He had felt very bad. The ma’am, classmates everyone made fun of him. … Read more What Bothered My Son about Being Short (Looks like I Helped)
There is a lot of material on kids, parenting and so on. Why I Know It MOM ? During my past 2 decades of career, I noticed few things. Wherever I succeeded or failed, there were patterns. I do not like to talk much. I was taught that action is better than words. But … Read more Why ‘I Know It MOM’