Recently, I came across a very shocking article stating that an Indian family found out that their little one’s lead levels were five times the amount that federal agencies consider safe..and one of the reasons suspected was high amounts of lead in the impure turmeric that she consumed. Turmeric is considered to have multiple benefits and is used in almost all Indian dishes since forever … Continue reading Turmeric leading to lead poisoning in children? Find out which one to use.
Anyone who asked me for tips on exercising during pregnancy, knows how badly I vouch for Prenatal yoga. I feel like I had an awakening towards fitness only after I got pregnant! I was never into weight training , yoga or in fact any regular physical activity before my pregnancy, which is why I think I suffered from really bad back pains when my second … Continue reading Pregnancy and the Power of yoga 🔆
For about 6 months after Viaan was born, he suffered from considerably severe Eczema flare-ups. It was extremely painful to see him scratch his tiny face to get some relief. We did visit the pediatrician a couple of times to know the exact reason of these flare-ups, and I was always told that some babies just get Eczema in their early years probably due to … Continue reading Eczema treatments that worked for us ( Including an all natural homemade remedy too!)
When I was pregnant with Viaan and started to even think about buying baby stuff, I had absolutely no idea how to begin. I reached out to a lot of my experienced friends for help and asked them to send me a list of items I should get. Spent hours and hours on the internet googling which brand is best for the baby, what to buy, … Continue reading Things you should stock up before bringing the baby home!!!
Between the ages of 0-3, your child’s brain is developing at an exponential rate and so I was once googling what activities can we do with a 6-month-old to assist in their development and came across a play and learn activity class for babies. I decided to take a trial class and see what they offered. After trying a couple of them, I liked one … Continue reading Why we enrolled Viaan for play and learn classes?
Every year Disney hosts this awesome Mickey’s not so scary Halloween party at Magic Kingdom and although I have been to one before, I definitely wanted to take Viaan there for his first Halloween!! It is held on selected nights between August to October every year and the time for the party is from 7 pm to midnight. (TIP: Not a lot of people know that … Continue reading We dressed up for Mickey’s Not so scary Halloween party @ Magic Kingdom! [Some cool tips included]
PACK WELL IN ADVANCE: It is super important to pack well in advance so that you have time to go buy stuff if needed. I recommend making a list of things to pack since it makes life so much easier than trying to remember what to pack and then forgetting half of it. REACH AIRPORT A LITTLE BEFORE TIME: Before we had a baby, … Continue reading 10 Super helpful Tips for surviving the First Flight with a baby!