Amma, Tell Me About DIWALI…!!

Diwali, which is the Festival of Lights, falls during the month of October- November. It is one of the most important festivals of the Hindu’s which is celebrated across the world. I love teaching my daughter the traditions which we follow during these festivals.  Along with the traditions, I want her to know the story…

The Lion and the Mouse

During our summer vacation, we planned to organize a story time play date for our kids.  We wanted to read a book with some moral story.  So, when I came across this book named ‘ The Lion and the Mouse’  written by  ‘ Jenny  Broom ‘during my visit to the local library, I thought it was the…

The Solar System PlayDate

For many days I  was searching for a book on the Solar System for my daughter. As I could not find a book appropriate to her age, I thought of making my own pop-up book on the Solar System for her. I brought the DIY materials for this project but did not find time to…

Planting PlayDate

As the weather last month was in spring – summer transition , we moms thought of introducing planting to the kids for our PlayDate. Last year too we did a Planting PlayDate   for the little ones using spring onions. We wanted to arrange this play date outside the apartment in the lawn as the…

Spring break Play dates.

Last month my little one had her yearly spring break. I was little worried about how to keep her entertained during that period. The weather was in Winter- Spring transition and it was not that great to take her out to the play area. So I and my friends came up with some planned activities…

I’ll wait Mr. Panda Puppet show 

I love hosting  Puppet show’s during my kid’s Play dates at home. This spring break too I came up with a puppet show for kids based on a children’s book ‘I’ll wait Mr. Panda’ written by Steve Anthony. As I already had a DIY Puppet Theater at home, I just had to gather all the required props for the show.…

The Thirsty Crow Puppet Show

We are trying to make our daily play dates   more interesting by including activities ,story sessions etc.  In one of our PlayDates we introduced these kids to handmade puppets and simple moral stories via a puppet show😊. We started with The Thirsty Crow story . For the procedure on how to make a puppet…