Going by the cues01-Feb-2016
Going by the cues - If what we are doing is not working, we should do something different.
Although the title could be the guiding principle for anything we do, it surely is a game changer in parenthood. To understand its significance and start working in this direction let’s take a moment and reflect on how we react when our children misbehave. How do we respond when there is a conflict between us and our child? Read More...
Positive Affirmation is a wonderful way of helping someone who is coping with stress. Putting it in other words ‘Positive Affirmation’ would be simply assuring someone about the positive and the nice things about that person and about life in general.
When done regularly it could be the source of a tremendous Read More...
You raise me up14-Jan-2016
Being a parent is being there through the milestones, tantrums and the tears. It is about raising kids who have a head full of knowledge, a hand ready to give, ears open to listening and a heart that dares to follow dreams. Being a parent is never a burden, it is about loving someone wholeheartedly and unconditionally. Parenthood is not a job but a privilege to cherish.
Four Apples instead of Three10-Dec-2015
A teacher teaching math to seven-year-old Kazim asked him, "If I give you one apple and one apple and one apple, how many apples will you have?"
Within a few seconds Kazim replied confidently, "Four!"
The dismayed teacher was expecting an effortless correct answer (three).Read More...
Bridging Communication Gaps10-Sep-2015
On our visit to buy a product at a store, would we make a purchase if we were denied information regarding the product? Absolutely not!
As absurd as this may sound, we tend to do something similar in our pursuit of getting things across to people. Communication gap - inability to understand something or someone due to lack of information.