The deal has been made and both the parties have agreed. Monthly pocket money contract has been renewed with revised amount and obligations to be fulfilled. It has now been made with both the daughters in presence of Mom. The agreements are verbal in nature and had been effective from 10th of May. AGREEMENT WITH… Read More The Pocket Money Deal
I conducted a very interesting survey to understand the reasons for a chronic issue in India which happens only during summer. Every year we see instances when Indian parents become very tense during the period of April and May. While as parents you are programmed to be continuously tense, the tension level of Indian parents… Read More A very interesting survey on parents!
As soon as I returned home, little Simoni pounced upon me. These talks usually hover around happenings of the day, but today seemed something was getting cooked in the little mind. So, madam wanted me to buy her a doll house, one that she has been demanding for some time but was ignored by me… Read More Little girl goes shopping!
Yesterday was New Year for Bengali speaking population. The day is usually marked with wishing each other a great new year, having some amazing culinary treats and cultural events… Both my daughters performed with partners. Sharing their performance videos. While elder daughter has been performing for years now, it was little Simoni’s turn to perform… Read More My Daughters on the Dance floor!
The new session of school started last week and things are slowly becoming hectic. April end is when summer vacations starts and till then “Chaos reigns supreme”. My daughters had different challenges to overcome while the parents had their set of obstacles to deal with. Since it is a blog written by a parent, we… Read More First week of School!
The outcome of the Parent Teacher Meeting of Simoni. Simoni has now graduated successfully from Kindergarten (The shenanigans of modern education 😀) She got the adjective of Ms. Charming and will now move to standard one. Her school is a 5 storey building with Kindergarten on the ground floor and senior classes starting from the… Read More The Little Graduate!!
Tomorrow I am going to attend little Simoni’s year ending parent teacher meeting (PTM). Being a dad of two and a cumulative fatherhood experience of 16 years, I am quite pro in handling these meets 😀. The point of the post is recollection of my last PTM meet as a student which gave a very… Read More The Parent Teacher Meet!
Few days left and little Simoni ( i dont know why I use always little for my younger daughter 🙂) will graduate from Kindergarten. She is now to migrate to primary school “big step for small feet”. School was thoughtful enough to arrange for a “Goodbye” function with games, songs, dance and potluck. They also… Read More Preparing for future!
Suditi (My 11 year old) is very passionate about dancing. Here celebrating her success as 2nd Prize winner in Interschool dance competition. https://youtu.be/sHzp0rdc4Jg performance link.
Children can become passionate about so many hobbies or extra curricular activities. Like, my elder daughter is fond of dancing. She is also doing pretty decent for her age. The trick is to find out which activity will trigger their passion. As parents, we tend to see the world thru our lenses. While the lenses… Read More How do you stoke passion in your child or do you try at all?
So, the girls turned 11 and 6 respectively this week. What stood out this birthday was that after the damned Covid period they could celebrate their birthdays in school this year. Ah, the wonderful day when you celebrated your birthday in school. The special day when you get to be treated like someone important ✨️!!… Read More The Special Day when you celebrated your birthday at School!!
Life has become Topsy turvy and many things in my life are dominated by products consumed by my daughters. How much things change when the kids start dominating your life!