Tough Parenting Battles That I Wish I Could Win

Not about life’s ‘big’ parenting challenges, this one is about the little ones that have made me sweat. Here’s a ready reckoner from a not so yummy mommy who survives and learns something new so often about bringing up a kid Trying to be a mother, one that is superb at it, hasn’t always worked.Continue reading “Tough Parenting Battles That I Wish I Could Win”

Why Schooling My Child Online Makes Zero Sense To Me

“Clap yourself, Clap yourself!” When a tinny voice rang out through my laptop, my 4-year-old blinked. He couldn’t figure out what was going on (naturally).  Online school for prep (pre-primary in Indian terms, a standard above nursery internationally) had begun. And so had a surreal experience in the vagaries of law, regulation and the pointlessnessContinue reading “Why Schooling My Child Online Makes Zero Sense To Me”