Some Gems For Special Needs Parents From Andrew Solomon

When I first heard his talk, (Andrew Solomon Ted Talk) I was puzzled about how could someone reach out to my heart so effortlessly. The more I heard...

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...

A Letter To My ‘Special’ Daughter, With Love!

I had always thought of writing letters to my daughter, long before she was even born. So madly in love I was with this ‘image’ of having a...

Special Needs Parents: 6 Practical Ways To Stop Worrying And Start...

  I am not an expert on 'worrying', but I am a mother and that definitely establishes my expertise on 'Addiction Of Worry!' We all can say or do...

The Power Of Creative Play With #HotWheels

"Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play children learn how to learn." - O. FRED DONALDSON Creativity is the freest form of self-expression. A child’s creativity fosters mental...

Why Making Home Videos Is A Good Idea For Special Needs

  I believe if a picture is worth a thousand words, a video is definitely much more than that. A video not only indulges you, it immerses you. Conventionally a...

Teaching School Subjects Through Personal Books For Special Needs

The RTE or 'right to education act' has given our children an access to schools and in the last few decades, many mainstream schools have started accepting children...

9 Quick Tips For Creating Personal Books For Children With Special...

Let me start with a quote that I have straight away lifted from Natalie Hale of special reads. I love this quote, and this pretty much sums up...

16 Ways To Be An Unhappy Special Needs Mother

If you are a special needs mother who knows how to be happy, this one is not for you! This article is dedicated to those resilient ones who wear...

Sparking Creativity In Children With Right Toys

“Toys are children’s words and play is their language.” - Garry L Landreth Toys and play is mostly looked upon as an escape from learning. This can’t be far...

10 Movies You Must Watch With Your Teenagers

  Films can be a great way to spend some quality time with your kids. A window to a different world appears on your screen as soon as you...

9 Activities To Improve Speech In Children With Down Syndrome

Communication and speech remain one of the most delayed milestone for children with Down Syndrome. The desire to communicate and being understood by others is inherent in all...