DIY beach ball Gada/Gadhai/Mace for kids

My little one is at an age where he loves to pretend play. Now that we're all stuck at home the whole day, he's always dressed up in costume, ready to protect the world from evil villains. From Vishnu's sudharshana chakra, Rama's bow and arrow, Shiva's trishul and Hanuman's gada, to MARVELL Avengers' huge list … Continue reading DIY beach ball Gada/Gadhai/Mace for kids

Spiced Garlic Rice, A Postpartum Super Food!

Becoming a mother is both highly rewarding and at the same time pretty stressful. Two things that are of utmost concern to most moms are lactation and preventing indigestion in babies.  The first few days/weeks after childbirth sets the tone for mom-baby bonding, breastfeeding, baby's immunity development and preventing/reducing  colic in babies.  In India, post natal … Continue reading Spiced Garlic Rice, A Postpartum Super Food!

Cocoa-Almond Nut butter spread (Vegan)

Quick recipe to making your own chocolate nut butter spread. YUMMMMM!! Ingredients: Almond flour White Sugar Cocoa powder Coconut Oil First finely grind almond powder and sugar. Mix cocoa powder into this. Melt coconut oil separately and add on top of this dry mix. Mix/blend well. Store in an airtight container. I haven’t tried it … Continue reading Cocoa-Almond Nut butter spread (Vegan)

Party favor ideas: Color your own bookmarks

I always like to give interesting and not so common party favors to kids and adults. The lack of unique, good quality party favors in the market often frustrate me. The same old packaged/bad quality (plastic!) favors which generates more trash than being actually useful treats bug me to no extent. My most favorite return … Continue reading Party favor ideas: Color your own bookmarks

Halloween special- Bat girl costume and other felt costume ideas

Yup! Halloween is back and so am I with a couple of interesting ideas on how to dress your kids up with fun (really inexpensive) homemade costumes. Halloween is THE time for DIY. Its a great opportunity to get your creative juices flowing. I am constantly baffled by how expensive the halloween costumes can get. … Continue reading Halloween special- Bat girl costume and other felt costume ideas