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If you are in your mid-thirties and grew up in India, you must remember ‘Barbapapa’ from the early eighties. We had such a dearth of kid based entertainment and this wobbly character that morphed into all kinds of objects were the only ‘transformers’ we knew of. Guess where I found them, 25 years later? In [...]

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I saw the little pink onesie with the quirky auto rickshaw block-print that came in the mail from The Belaku Trust and suddenly, I longed for those newborn days again. Tiny, fidgety arms and legs, warm little bundles and soft cooing noises were all I could remember of those sleep-derived years. Be warned: The simple [...]

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mac software download p>Need a nice backpack cartoon diaper bag Dear MummyKnowsBest Do you happen to know where I could get a cool backpack to use as a diaper bag for my 17month old son? I thought to get a nice cartoony backpack?.winne or mickey?. Or do you know any place where I could get [...]

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My sister claims that I buy clothes for my daughter because I hardly fit into anything anymore; that of course is far from the truth, albeit not too far. My daughter will let me dress her for just about 6-8 years (if I am lucky), so right now I can get away with all the [...]

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The Warmest Woolies Buying clothes for kids has almost become a hobby now; it’s worrying because this is how much I enjoyed shopping for myself at one time!  I love the couture Indian and international brands are doling out these days, in fact some of the summer stuff looks truly like designer wear – it’s [...]

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Mummy to be Fashionista Is it a bad thing that one of my main worries as an expectant mother was my weight? I was eating everything in sight and fretting seriously about expanding. Expand I did – a lot! And though I enjoyed every minute of my pregnancy (in retrospect, that is), I hated going [...]

Continue reading about Hip and Funky Maternity Wear

Flaunt your curves There are so few options when you think about trendy maternity wear in India. Now, say bye bye to the frumpy grandma frocks available down Hill Road or the lacy nighties all the expecting aunties wear. Satya Alwani’s exhibition of maternity wear labelled 9Mois came at the right time for me just [...]

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A trendy tots hair styling destination Our mougli had gorgeous light brown, soft curls till the age of a year and a half. We got the ‘what a cute little girl’ ever so often but the deciding factor was a heat rash on his neck. As vanity is not his high point no hair bands [...]

Continue reading about Kids Hair Salon:Watermelon Kids, Mumbai

A trendy tots hair styling destination                 Our mougli had gorgeous light brown, soft curls till the age of a year and a half. We got the ‘what a cute little girl’ ever so often but the deciding factor was a heat rash on his neck. As vanity is not [...]

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