When did summer holidays cease to be joy for kids and turn into a pain for both the children and the parents?
It is a pity that many of the games that were played a couple of generations ago have become virtually ‘extinct’ today.
Information overload can adversely affect children in more ways than one, mainly robbing them of their innocence.
Studies have proved that children who have little or no exposure to English can understand basic concepts better in their own mother tongue.
Mama is resourceful when it comes to finding financial solutions. After all, she had two banks, didn’t she?
What do parents look for when they want to admit their children to a good school?
Chockful of talent at the lively summer camp for underprivileged children.
The happiest was the younger brat, for not only had his elder brother got admission to his chosen college, but we were also a ‘full family’ after having been separated for the whole day!
The boy had learnt his lesson in compassion from two mice – one a big field rat in a trap and one a tiny dead mouse.
Most of the children who came to her library knew her only as Library Aunty and the name stuck.
Comic books might not have literary value but those like Amar Chitra Katha have brought the myths, folk tales, epics and biographies within the grasp of even primary school children.