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It was my sister’s birthday and I wanted to do something different this year since it was my son’s first birthday with masi. ‘Different’ obviously ruled out the usual wrap-a-gift-and-make-him-give-it-to-masi routine. That’s when I came up with the next simple craft for my fifteen month old. Read on and try it.

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An art & craft material for kids made of corn powder! “Really?!?” was my bewildered reaction when I first chanced upon Playcorn. The main components of Playcorn are corn powder and edible pigment, which makes it completely safe for kids of all ages to play with and have fun. All you need is a piece [...]

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The few times I have taken my kids shopping with me has been sheer torture all around with me vowing to never repeat the experience again. Thats why, when I came across Gambolla started by mom and entrepreneur, Mahita, it was like an answer to all my prayers. Gambolla is a kids activity and play [...]

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smoking essay p> Jump for joy when your two year old reads – ‘A tiger sleeps in the jungle’ all by himself with this pre reader book. On a recent trip to Crosswords we discovered a really super book by Nora Gaydos. The suggested age group says 3-6 but our 2 year old loves it [...]

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Activities to do when it’s raining My friends in Mumbai are whining about the rains while we in Delhi are complaining about the lack of them. Yet, we have been getting a random day of rain here and there and when it’s erratic like this, it’s best to keep the kids indoors. Rats, more indoors [...]

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Learning stencils for kids I like the idea of birthday and baby shower registries. Some say it’s too impersonal, I say it’s practical. How personal are gifts these days anyway, everything is off the shelf. I have a cupboard full of make-a-necklace sets and DIY wall stickers that my daughter is not going to bother [...]

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Please, Please, Just One More Story Sometimes reading that same book for the hundred-and-oneth time makes me want to just go bang my head against a wall. But instead I decided to be smart and signed up for One more Story. It’s an online library devoted exclusively to children’s books – and really high quality [...]

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The Virtue of Patience Has anyone really thought about how hard it is to make a three year old sit, even for 5 minutes? Unless you bribe them with candy or something, I doubt it’s easy, at least with most of the munchkins out there. This for me has now become the most important thing [...]

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penis growth guide p>Something to Dough My 3 year old daughter has been eating on her own since she was 18 months, she can put on a pair of pants, she can wear Velcro shoes on her own and she has been threatening to do her own hair too! These developments have left me thrilled [...]

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