My Friend Alexa, Parenting

Helping your new-born bond with other family members

The news of having a new member in your family is exciting not only for you as parents but to other members also like your older children,Grand-parents and the whole extended family. Leo Tolstoy has also beautifully quoted "happy families are all alike. At least they share certain basic characteristics" When kids are young,they are… Continue reading Helping your new-born bond with other family members

My Friend Alexa, Parenting

When is the right time to start brushing your baby’s teeth? Tips and tricks

Since all babies are different and so their growth period also varies, there is no standard defined time when exactly to start brushing your baby's teeth. According to the experts we should start brushing baby’s teeth as soon as the first tooth pokes. I personally started using a tooth brush when my kid was almost… Continue reading When is the right time to start brushing your baby’s teeth? Tips and tricks

My Friend Alexa, Parenting

Babies And Pets Doesn’t Have To Be Hard…

My family had a pet at home ever since we siblings were old enough to ask for one. Personally, I am a dog person and always have been. I grew up with dogs and not being greeted by a wagging tail and eyes full of love when I get home just feels strange. A recent… Continue reading Babies And Pets Doesn’t Have To Be Hard…

My Friend Alexa, Travel

A Day in a Life of a Mumbaikar…

Unfortunately,whatever you have heard of Mumbai is true. There is space crunch, people don't have time to spend with their families,more than 50% of the population is working class,the roads are dirty, local trains are over-crowded,too much traffic and humongous pollution but there is something about this city that it draws people towards it. "Mumbai is… Continue reading A Day in a Life of a Mumbaikar…