Becoming a Better Parent

Magic of Quality Time

Quality time promotes well-being and joy. It’s our time to establish a connection with our children, to make our kids feel valued, and to etch in their minds the words most parents leave unsaid, “You are important.” As parents, we want to have a deep bond with our children but feel helpless despite our best efforts. Spending quality time with…

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Life Skills

Developing Gratitude as a Family

We are good at social niceties and saying “Thank You” is a part of it. Being grateful though goes beyond it. It’s a feeling of appreciation in the heart which can be expressed outwardly in a multitude of ways. And we have a lot to be thankful for if we would take the time to count the blessings. In one…

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Life Skills

Imparting Financial Education to Children

Finances are a big part of our lives and often play an integral role in the decision making. It also becomes a point of discord and we often hear parents saying that this generation doesn’t understand the value of money and that their demands are endless. We may not realize it but financial education of our children starts at a…

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Behavioual Issues

Sibling Rivalry

Competition for the same objective or for superiority in the same field is how Oxford dictionary defines rivalry. So siblings may want the same toys, similar privileges and vie each other for them. But most of all what each one of them wants is love and appreciation from parents. Sibling rivalry can be healthy too. How much ever it might be driving…

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