Should parents discuss the negative aspects of their children with others?

Recently, while sitting in a cafe sipping coffee, could not help overhear four mothers discussing their children. Three of the mothers were sharing deeply about what is not good about...

Posted on May 7, 2019

Why does calling gaming a sport leave many people uneasy?

While talking to parents, I come across many who have encouraged their children to take the off-beat paths in their careers. Some have encouraged them in music, dance and careers...

Posted on Dec 13, 2018

Should I let my child choose a course other than BE/B.Tech, BBM, BCA, CA, MBBS?

An eight-year-old Gillian sat in the psychologist's office as her mother talked to the psychologist. They had been referred to as the school thought that Gillian was sick because she...

Posted on Sep 24, 2018

WHY IS MY CHILD doing such WILD THINGS? Have I failed as a parent?

Peer groups and masks of children

When you look a little deeper, you realize that apart from parents, there are others who have a rather profound effect on children -...

Posted on Sep 24, 2018

Happiness is not just INSIDE, Happiness is people OUTSIDE. 

WE ARE NOT ISLANDS
When consistently reading quotes and FB posters like, “Happiness is what occurs in your mind”, “Depend only on yourself for Happiness”, “Pay no attention to what...

Posted on Sep 24, 2018

Board Games - Bonding Better with Family Members

There is a saying, Families that eat together stay together. In many families, although sadly on the decline, eating together one time a day is a ritual that is practiced....

Posted on Sep 24, 2018