Recognise biases, expand your child’s worlds, and educate yourself.
As Uma discovered, YouTube can be a wonderful tool for your child to learn new concepts – with proper supervision and guidance, of course.
With her toddler in preschool for more than a year now, Uma weighs in on how it has benefited her 3-year-old.
Many adults swear in front of their kids on occasion. Uma explains her point of view on what’s acceptable language when there are small ears around.
If you’re wondering about what to get toddler boys when you get invited to a birthday party and don’t want to give them cash in an envelope, here are gifts ideas that kids (and parents) love.
Do the French raise their kids better? Is there a holy grail we should copy? Uma thinks some things are worth following, but not everything.
Wonder what Bangkok is like with a toddler in tow? Uma went recently and shares her kid-friendly finds with us.
We’re genetically predisposed to protect our children. But when does protection become failing to equip our children with the ability to stand on their own two feet? Uma muses over this through her own experience with her toddler.
Uma reflects on how we talk to our non-parent friends about the ups and downs of motherhood. Do we over censor ourselves? Do we moan too much?
From the nonstop movement to the near-universal obsession with anything with wheels, Uma reflects on what she’s learning from raising a boy and how we affect gender stereotypes and behaviour.