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WINTER NOON + SOME SENSORY PLAY
An easy to do and easy to clean sensory activity that you can use to wrap gifts and books !
EASY WINTER CRAFT FOR TODDLERS
I hope Shloka shares my love for art and craft. So the only thing I can do is enable her by exposing her to fun seasonal activities for her to do. With Christmas in the air, and our big Christmas...
Montessori MOM for the win !
So I love being a Montessori mom, if you don't know what Montessori approach is all about - i promise to share more about it soon.  There are several ways to incorporate Montessori into your everyday life, when I think...
DIY PLAYDOUGH RECIPE
When Shloka was about 7 months old, we started to really focus on 'playing and learning'. I always loved the idea of play-dough and couldn't wait to introduce her to it. As is the case with most new moms, I...
FUN & SIMPLE XMAS CRAFT FOR TODDLERS
Quick, easy and fun activity for toddlers to try with your little one.
Motherhood
Being a mom is nothing like anything I have ever known before. Motherhood is exhausting, time-consuming but the most rewarding experience ever. So here’s my way of sharing my adventure and insights with you. Things I discover, learn and buy....
Home Made Paints For Kids
Social Distancing is not a new phase in Shloka and my life. We have predominantly been isolated over the past few months since she was born. I was very clear that the first 2 months the baby must wait it...
Simple Ways To Reduce Waste While Raising A Baby
I always wanted to raise my baby in a moderately sustainable way. I keep adding moderately because I want to be honest and admit that my house is NOT plastic-free, however, we do what we can and that is I...
What do Beyonce and Sustainable Style have in Common?
On the surface, the Queen of haute couture may seem like an unlikely comparison. But if you look beyond, you will realize, Sustainable Style is to fashion what Beyoncé is to the world of music - a luxury that is...
What makes Slow Living so attractive?
Ok so let's start by what is slow living because while is a term that few understand, most use it very loosely.   Carl Honore, who wrote In Praise of Slow, which many consider the manifesto of the Slow Movement, explained...
Indian Artisans – The Lost Treasure
There is art, and there is an artist. And then there are artisans who weave magic with their hands, connecting us with our roots. A melting pot of rich heritage passed down through generations, the Indian culture is dotted with...
Happy 1st Birthday Shloka
As my baby girl turns 1, I dedicate this website and everything I do from this point on to her. Nothing can prepare one for motherhood, it is the most rewarding, taxing and at times exasperating experience but it makes me want to do more, be more and inspired my every action.