Parenting

Father-Toddler class in progress at The Art of Sport centre in Delhi. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

The new Indian Daddy Cool

9 min read . 12 Mar 2019
A still from ‘Masoom’. Children teach you to stay engaged, informed and happy.
Actor and comedian Mindy Kaling played an ob-gyn in the romantic comedy television series ‘The Mindy Project’.

The doctor will see you now

5 min read . 02 Sep 2018
The art of losing to parents

The art of losing to parents

5 min read . 25 Aug 2018
As we settle into another long Delhi summer, I find that for the first time I am ready for the holiday. Photo: Natasha Badhwar

The best summer of my life

5 min read . 18 May 2018
Photo: Natasha Badhwar

It is okay to talk about this

4 min read . 31 Mar 2018
Core team members and volunteers of GurgaonMoms at The Mom Achievers Summit 2017. Photo: Gurgaonmoms

Crowdsourced parenting

8 min read . 23 Mar 2018
Give each other as much time as you need. Photo: Natasha Badhwar

A return to the self within

5 min read . 24 Mar 2018
At the launch of ‘New Delhi Love Songs’. Photo courtesy: TCLP

Finding poetry on a city’s streets

5 min read . 23 Feb 2018
The spectacular parent is a minimalist who doesn’t offer feedback to make herself relevant. Photo: iStockphoto

On being a spectacular parent

4 min read . 02 Feb 2018
Replace your instructions with peace. Let the children have fun. Photo: Natasha Badhwar

The parent who stopped saying no

4 min read . 26 Jan 2018
An impromptu music session at the LSUC in Bengaluru. Photo: Deepali Parmar

A week of parenting rehab

6 min read . 14 Jan 2018
Adults—both at home and school—should work in tandem to educate and sensitize children about the dangers of child trafficking, sexual abuse or sexual exploration.<br />

The power of sensitization

9 min read . 09 Jan 2018
How adults talk to each other, possibly about the welfare of their children. Illustration: Naseem Beg

Parents say the darnedest things

4 min read . 02 Dec 2017
Photo: iStockphoto

Preserving the unique in us

5 min read . 20 Oct 2017