6 steps on how to praise your child.

“Never delay an expression of appreciation . . . it has a terrible shelf life.” Marshall B. Rosenberg, Ph.D Celebrating what works for your children is another opportunity for empathetic connection.Take time to listen for: (1) the feelings they are having as a result of their accomplishments, and (2) the needs they have met by…

Who is slow? Your child or YOU?

Why did I yell When she fell ? Why did I get angry When he were hangry ? Why did I punish When she got selfish ? Why did I hit When he was already in a pit ? I should have taken a chill pill, Every time the milk spilled, I am so sorry…

Thought of the night 4

Yes they are the best thing that ever happened to me but that does not suggest that they can take me for granted. This does not mean that I give up my priorities on their demands. This does not mean I say yes to them when my heart and mind says no. And this definitely…

Create | Enjoy | Live

Create the most beautiful memories, Craft unmatched experiences, And design your today, Enjoy every minute, Savour it’s magic, And stay alive, Live every situation, Live for it now, And celebrate your life. “Your children don’t want a perfect mom, they need a happy mom” Have a beautiful weekend, Happiness and sunshine🌼 Nidhi

One day, I will not be this small.

I am sure this happens in every parent child relationship. My kids are 10 and 7 and even today they want to sleep in my bed and hug me at every instance. I sometimes have to carry them asleep from the car to their room and tag them along a long walk in the mall….

Why can I not be taught to be myself?

Why shout when a whisper does the trick, Why punish when support does magic, Why neglect when acceptance is the key, Why hit when all they want is let them be, Why doubt when confidence is the need, Why judge when respect is thy seed, Why constrict when sky is the limit, And expect stars…

If I had my child to raise over again…

It’s learning – unlearning – re learning parenting. Do I need to say anymore? I have this on my laptop as my wallpaper, a gentle reminder for me everyday. How would you like to keepsake this? Happiness and sunshine Nidhi

When pictures talk.

Presenting some of my most loved pictures on parenting making loving kindness its supreme aspect to me. Don’t just scroll over them, tarry a little and ponder on each. I bet you will take deep fulfilling breaths in between. Happiness and sunshine Nidhi

Why you should be celebrating parenting!

Summer holidays calls for some indoor workshops. This time in kolkata I was invited to be a part of one along with my children. This was an art and craft  workshop teaching different forms of art . Day 1 was about glass painting and day 2 was dedicated to worli art. Being in a group with…