My Daughter, My Reflection!

We have all read and heard elders say how children are a reflection of their parents, their surroundings. I never really thought much about this till my own daughter started growing up. Giving a little context, I have a delightful…
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When is the right time to begin reading to your child?

Psst...have I created a reading monster? Well I would say the moment you know there is a baby on its way! For starters you should start talking to your baby as soon as you find out you have company. Yes!…
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Talk to your Children about Bad Touch !

[dt_sc_full_width first]Talk to your children about Bad Touch!  If they initiate a conversation about their body parts - Never ignore it!  The other day while I was bathing my 2.5 year old son, he suddenly caught hold of his nipples…
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I Made Sidia on the Importance of Storytelling

I Made Sidia is a world renowned Wayang Puppeteer and trainer, based in Bali. I had the opportunity to interview him during my trip to Bali and also watch him, his son and his daughter perform. In his interview, he…
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Who is God?

Yes! The question that keeps buzzing in one's head - especially when one begins to 'grow-up'. Who is God? Did you ask your mother this when you were a kid? Most probably not. You just sat beside her, holding her…
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Read to Your Child

Parents often ask me for advise on parenting. Some worry about a spirited child and want her to calm down while other stress about a quiet child and want her to come out of her shell. On almost all occasions…
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