Category Archives: parenting

1 Corinthians 13 for Mommies

If I give impressive advice, but have no love, I am only an annoying background noise. If I bake fancy cookies and cakes, distribute to my neighbors, but have no love, I am only a chef baker. If I attend … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding- pleasure or pain?

This week is  “World Breast feeding Week”, celebrated every year during the first week of August. It is sponsored by Organizations such as WABA, WHO, and UNICEF, with the goal of promoting exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of … Continue reading

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The note that made my day :)

Dear Tiny Pew’s English Sir, I don’t know much about you, my son hasn’t yet gotten your name, the only thing I know about you is that you aren’t very tall or hefty. That is probably the reason my son … Continue reading

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I shook my head for each of the questions the parents asked. Could not this have been prevented? Is there no cure? Will my child be normal? Tears flowed freely on the deformed baby that the mother held afar, not … Continue reading

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And the LORD, he that doth go before thee; he will be with thee, he will not fail thee, neither forsake thee: fear not, neither be dismayed. – Deuteronomy 31: 8 She went alone to buy him the wedding tie. … Continue reading

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To every Mom of a Special Child

I have travelled with many of you, from the time your babies were a few hours old and were in the Neonatal ICU to many years from then. I have watched you grow as individuals and have seen you suffer … Continue reading

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A few coins worth a million dollars

It had been a terribly exhausting trip to Bangalore. The elder one, 6 years old, had been sick and cranky. The little one, 4 years old, had been jealous of the attention the elder one got. It had been difficult … Continue reading

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What being an Occupational Therapist is like.

Sometimes your life seems like a plain with a smooth and well trodden path, like pebbles washed ashore by many waves. At other times, it seems like a rocky mountain, full of unexpected twists and turns, sharp edges and boulders … Continue reading

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