A Day Well Spent At Maher NGO, Pune

Last Month, I was privileged to attend the Mother’s Day celebration event at “Maher” – an NGO in Pune, Maharashtra. The event was organized by the team at World Of Moms, and Palmers, a US skin care company, was the associate partner for the activity. I would call this experience one of the most beautiful…

CVC Word-Activities For Early Readers

Introducing CVC Words To Early Readers What are CVC words? CVC word is a word that is made up of  “CONSONANT – VOWEL – CONSONANT” Eg. C(a)t, f(a)n, r(e)d, p(i)g, h(o)t, b(u)g etc. This you can introduce to your child only after he/she is aware of phonetic sounds.. PHONICS is the best approach to EARLY…

Healthy Banana-Chocochip cake Recipe

Banana-Chocochip cake Recipe Ingredients for 2 small sized cakes : 1 Cup Whole wheat flour 1/2 cup finger millet flour (Ragi) 1/2 cup Oat Flour 1/2 cup sugar or jaggery 2 Eggs 2 Tbsp fresh cream (Malai) 5 extremely ripe Bananas (I kept already ripen bananas in fridge 2 days before I used them in…

Dirt-Sensory-Bin for Nature Lover Kids

OBSERVING NATURE’S MIRACLE using Dirt-Sensory-Bin! We did, scooping and pouring dirt, planting seeds, squeezing, sifting and rubbing dirt. Water transfering activity using funnel, Created mud with dirt and water, writing in the dirt with fingers, seed sorting and much more. Merog sowed seeds in the bin and he was excited to see seeds germinating and…

Eucalyptic-Sensory-Bin : Kids Play During Sick Days

▶Eucalyptic-Sensory bin◀ Fun with phonics, I-Spy activity for kids during sick days! This activity was really helpful, when my lil boy was dealing with croupy cough, congectivitis and fever from past two days! Of course, I couldn’t banish him from playing or doing things that he loves the most(except mixing with other kids)! So, I…

Geography Lessons : World Tour Pretend Play

Geography Lessons : World Tour Pretend Play All set to travel Merog’s world of imagination!! Yes! Because, We are pretending to go on a world tour. So, we are armed with a backpack and lots of food which we will require during this tour! (Snacks that he has to finish during this pretend play😋)We are…

Exploring Green Leaves and Fresh Herbs : Sensory Water Play

Exploring Green Leaves and Fresh Herbs : Sensory Water Play Today Merog had a lazy morning and was not showing any interest in his toys. So, I decided to take him to our balcony garden to explore the variety of plants, leaves and flowers around us. We discussed about many things like, how to water…

Play And Learn Jigsaw Puzzles To Raise A Logical Thinker

Jigsaw Puzzles Activity to sharpen up your Toddler Memory and Train them to be a Logical Thinker! Merog never showed any interest in puzzles until he saw his best friend Rish (Our Neighbor’s son, a preschool teacher’s son) playing with his whole new sets of 3-4 piece-puzzles! He always wanted to play with his puzzle…

Let’s Play Geometry Games With Kids Quickly!

Top 10 tips for teaching shapes to toddlers with an ease! Correlate objects to shapes around them  (eg. circle shaped cookie, wheels of his toy cars, square shaped window, rectangular pillow on which he/she takes a nap etc. After few days they will themselves start pointing out things and say, ” look mom, a rectangular…

Homemade Healthy Choco-Walnut Cookies For Kids

Healthy Choco-walnut cookies Recipe Ingredients : 1/2 cup wheat flour 1/2 cup oat flour 3/4 cup walnuts (grated or tiny pieces) 1 egg 1/2 cup pure ghee or olive oil or butter (As per choice) But I prefer ghee for my lo as he is a slow weight gainer😉 1 tsp.Baking powder 1 tsp. vanilla…

Budding Mathematician

Papercups, Counting and Number Recognition Activity This is the most simple and easiest number recognition and counting activity for kids!!It doesn’t require any fancy material except paper cups! It is just a 5 min. activity but beneficial for recognizing objects of different sizes and shapes. Material Required : Paper Cups Marker Pen White Board  or…

Alphabet Recognition Activity

  Alphabet Recognition Activity For Preschoolers! ​Lil’ Merog is on vacation and he is trying to relish every bit of it. He is totally engrossed in water, mud, dirt, sand, creatures, insects, wildness, nature colors and every minute particle of his surrounding. The only thing we forgot to carry in this vacation is Merog’s toys, but…