9 Simple Ways to Spend More Quality Time with Your Kids

By Aline Davoyan  A few days ago, my eldest son came to me out of the blue and said, “I love you, mommy. No, actually, I adore you”. As you can imagine, I was very moved by his statement. But I was also a bit surprised, not knowing the reason behind it. Then he continued,…

Teaching kids to accept diversity: Cultural Awareness

By Urooj Rehman  Why I’m concerned as a mother with dealing with cultural differences in today’s modern world My heart has been heavy recently. I’m noticing, and feeling, the weight of political and social events around me a lot more than I used to. I’m a mom of two girls, 3 and 8 months old,…

Redefining Parenting – Conscious Parenting Coach

By Joelle Conscious Parent Coach & Healer Dear mama, One thing they didn’t tell us when we signed up for this motherhood journey, was that it was going to be a one way, non-refundable ticket to a total transformation, as a soul, and as a human being, and if you haven’t realized this till now, let me explain a few things to you. Yes. Today you are…

How To Practice Intuitive Eating As A Mom

Are you on good terms with FOOD? Your relationship with food should be priority and you should be fully aware of the nutrition you give to your body.  Women/mothers go through tremendous hormonal, physical and mental changes that affect their eating habits, the quality of food and the time or way of eating.  Intuitive eating…

How To Raise Boys Who Embrace Gender Equality

By Priyanjali Dhamija Creating future MEN! “Gender equality means that women and men, and girls and boys, enjoy the same rights, resources, opportunities and protections. Gender inequality arises when one group is seen in a society as having more rights than the other– UNICEF.” A lot can be spoken on this topic but I will…

Real Motherhood Stories – A Mother’s Note To Herself

By Tanvi Puri A mother’s note to herself: Things I don’t want to do:In process of teaching you the RIGHT way, I don’t want to lose what will always matter to me the most – our CONNECTION. You will learn from your mistakes and so will I. I don’t want to let you hide your feelings….

Confessions Of A Parent Educator

By Amany Ramadan Parenting is hard, messy and imperfect. Being a parent educator doesn’t make me mistake proof, this is a lesson I had to learn the hard way after feeling all the guilt, especially that I am a perfectionist myself.I am sharing an example of my imperfect days for all the parents out there…

Busy Moms: Ways To Be More Productive And Feel The Joy

Being a busy mom isn’t connected to having a full time job. Even if you work part time, from home, or you’re a stay at home mom, it’s very easy to get dragged into a daily rhythm of GO GO GO. At the end of the day you feel like you haven’t “achieved” that one…

Top Picks For Mother’s Day Gifts

As mother’s day is around the corner and you’re already looking for gifts you haven’t gifted before, something to show you mom she’s loved.  So coming up with the best mother’s day gift can feel like an impossible task, here are our own picks for a good gift for this mother’s day in the UAE, we…