8 Sureshot Ways To Spoil Your Relationship With Your Child

When your child slams the door behind him saying he hates you, he usually doesn’t mean it. It just comes out of anger at the moment. But if...

How To Teach ‘The Calender’ To Your Child With Down Syndrome

The summer vacations are finally on and oh boy..Is mama happy? Yes, she is elated...because now, she doesn't need to have her morning cuppa running around the house....

Down’s syndrome doesn’t define these young, Israeli backpackers..!!

This was the headline that got my attention over everything else. I was busy glancing at the paper while sipping my Sunday morning tea. The title was catchy...

5 Ways India Prepares You Become A Great Special Needs Parent!

  Do you know the population of India? It is 1.27 billion! Do you know the area? It is slightly more than one third of US. More than 800...

What Does It Really Take To Accept A Child With Special...

“What screws us up the most in life is the picture in our head of how it’s supposed to be” Last week I got an opportunity to meet two...

Can Children With Special Needs Really Have ‘Typical’ Friends..?

  It was a normal evening in my kids' school premises. I was waiting for my son and his class to come back after an excursion. There were Mothers...

Special Reads For Special Needs: Our Reading Workshops And All That...

If you've been brought up with love for reading, you'd know how much it hurts when your child struggles with a book. When it is hard for them...

Special Needs Parents: Are You Taking Your Marriage For Granted?

Close your eyes and go back in time. Picture your first few meetings with your spouse, the awkward eye contact, the skipping of the heart beat, the uninhibited...

Vacations With Your Special Needs Child? Think Before You Plunge!

A vacation is what you take when you can no longer take what you've been taking. - Earl Wilson How true are these words and how wonderful it is to...

Is The Birth Of Our Special Needs Child An Accident Or...

"Why Me?" This one question became a constant voice in my head after I heard the words 'Down Syndrome' and that added note that 'your daughter isn't normal'...

Why You Should Be Friends With Other Special Need Mothers.

One of the basic nature of friendship is that it cannot be forced or pretended. This is one relationship which is beyond social obligations and the DNA spectrum...

Priceless Summer Fun For Children With Special Needs!

One hot June afternoon, summer vacations,  bored children and an out of wits mama might be the story of every house but when creativity strikes ( or is...