Riddles and Puzzles for kids by Hachette

#Collectionofpuzzles #Mumsandstoriesrecommends #Perfectholidayactivities #Playdateactivities #Brightsparks #HachetteIndia This is a collection of quizzes and puzzles for 9 to 13 year olds, published by Hachette India. While we do like the Crosswords and Word searches, the Kid’s Book of Awesome Riddles is quite interesting and takes the first preference in solving the problems. It has word problems, […]

Farida Rizwan thanks her special child for making her independent and to be a risk taker in life.

Meet Farida Rizwan who has battled several obstacles including a life threatening ailment at an advanced stage to the continuous journey of raising a special child. She also runs a preschool and daycare called My Giggle Garden where inclusivity of special needs children is a norm. She is also a counselor, psychotherapist and working  on […]

Lego City 60222 Snow Groomer review on Mums and Stories

#Mumsandstoriesreviews #Legotoys #LegoCity60222 #Mumsandstoriesrecommends Receiving a lego through courier is something that the child awaits with enough excitement. It’s almost a feeling where nothing else can replace the waiting time and the moment it arrives it’s time for unwrapping in the quickest possible time. So we received this product for a review and we must […]

Two Epics in One Ramayana and Mahabharata for kids Devdutt Pattanaik

#Mumsandstoriesrecommends #Devduttpattanaik #Thegirlwhochose #Valmikijayanti #Puffinbooks #Penguinrandomhouse From our experience, we can say that reading up both Ramayana and Mahabharata isn’t easy for kids. Even though there are multiple characters in other stories, these two epics seem to be a bit of challenge for younger kids. Here’s an author who’s increasingly become popular in reinterpreting classics […]

Can a religious destination be a good holiday option? The Golden Temple and its magic

It began a few months ago when we informed the child at home that we will be visiting a different destination, in fact close to the border and it would be a different religious shrine. As plans were getting formalized with flight schedules, our other destinations being chalked out , we had soon questions coming […]

Let’s Get Outdoors by Mums and Stories

Mums and Stories brings once again Let’s get Outdoors Join us for a fun Sunday morning outing of storytelling, games like Hopscotch, Playing traditional games like Gooli aata and Kho Kho. Limited Registrations event. Venue- Cubbon Park Time- 11.00 to 12.30 noon Tickets are priced at 250 per child, per ticket. Age 4 to 8 […]

Teresa Rehman’s BulletProof makes you wonder on mums taking up extreme risk careers

Some of us as mums work at home and a few in addition work outside home. This could also mean managing both seamlessly or able to manage one better than the other. It’s time as mothers we recognize that no one fits into the ideal mum situation as to what needs to be chosen or […]

Puffin Books for kids to read this September

Subjects like Math, History and even Science can get boring or tedious to study when it comes to academic schedules. But here are three books from Puffin, an imprint of Penguin Random House that intend to make certain subjects interesting. Let’s do this together by Lubaina Bandukwala and Vineeta Kanoria takes on Math in a […]

Anuradha HR talks on why it is important to differentiate beauty from fitness. Plus size is beautiful too.

Anuradha HR who runs the Untitled Space in Bangalore shares with Mums and Stories her journey of being a theatre person, actor, director, entrepreneur and mum. She shares, “ I had a very normal and typical middle class family childhood. I was in college when I discovered theatre. It was a conscious career choice. But […]