Category: Kids

Is Your Child Planning to Study Abroad? This Guide Will Help Parents Plan the Journey

Have you taken care of all the details of your study abroad plans? Here is a guide for parents who plan to send their children for higher studies abroad. Why Study Abroad? There are many reasons why you should consider a foreign education for your child. Whether you are looking for better job prospects or giving your child a world-class education, a study abroad plan takes care of it all. Your child will gain a holistic education: Your child will get abundant opportunities to explore his/her academic interests through research, peer collaboration, interactive lectures, excursions, field trip and much...

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Talk to your Kids : The Need of the Hour

The last few days have been tragic and shaken all of us. As parents we ensure that we do everything to keep our children safe, however, incidents like the recent one may affect them adversely. So how do we handle this ? Aparna Samuel Balachandran answers some very relevant questions regarding this  Question 1- A lot of moms wondering if we can discuss this with our kids. How do we let them know? As parents, we are shocked, outraged, scared for the safety of our own children and deeply saddened for the victim’s family. When we send our children off to...

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Born From My Heart

They are not the blood of my blood. Nor flesh of my flesh. But there is no one and nothing more precious to me in the whole world. I am talking about my daughters. Every mother feels this way about her children. In my case, people are surprised by how completely and utterly my children and I belong to each other. Why? Because both my girls are adopted. They were born from my heart. I always wanted children. Went from being a favourite didi to a favourite aunty but the road to Mamma was not easy. I had medical...

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How to Identify the Right Country for Your Child While Studying Abroad?

7 Factors to Help You Choose the Right Country for Higher Studies Abroad Can’t decide where to study? If you are unable to choose among USA, UK or Australia, these 7 factors will help you shortlist your college destination. With the plethora of study abroad options opening up, students are spoilt for choice. If you were to go by the numbers, according to reports, over 3,00,000 Indian students travel abroad every year for higher studies abroad. And the growth rate of Indian student mobility to international schools continues to grow steadily at 18%. Going by statistics, the favorite college...

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