Surrogate Mothers & Gay Fathers Can gay fathers bring up mentally healthy kids who are securely attached?

Everybody these days is having a child or wants to have a child. Nothing wrong, it is a primal need to want to reproduce, the desire to have one’s own genetic copy becomes intense as we get older. Some like Bollywood director Karan Johar wanted a child as his old-age…

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Turmeric – A Golden Remedy A common spice with extraordinary healing properties for mind, body and spirit

Turmeric is part of one’s existence here in India. In fact, no Indian house is without this spice. Halad/haldi as it is known is not just used in daily cooking, it is part of many religious ceremonies. The Haldi ceremony is one of the most exciting and important pre-wedding ceremonies before…

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Rocking the Cradle – When Women Work What happens to kids when mothers go to work. It is tough on them to have to be at the mercy of people who don’t really care. Not to mention what it does to their delicate psyches and mental health.

Rock-a-by baby On the tree top, When the wind blows The cradle will rock. When the bough breaks, The cradle will fall, And down will fall baby Cradle and all. I was in nursery when I learnt the above nursery rhyme. Like most kids I had a very vivid imagination,…

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My Mother’s Legacy Despite knowing she was dying, she continued doing the things she enjoyed

Today is Mother’s Day and I am trying not to feel sad. But inevitably the memories of what I missed when my mother died  makes me want to cry.  Cancer took my mother when I was quite young.   At 11, I still needed her.  Life for me changed dramatically,  it…

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Everybody Hurts – The Power Of Celebrity Confessions Confession is good for one’s soul, it does helps to hear about the pain, loss and struggles of other people particularly the rich & famous.

Last month the son’s of Princess Diana were all over the news for candidly speaking about their feelings regarding their mother’s death. Prince William being just 15 while his brother Harry was 12 at the time. The young boys were unable to comprehend and  process their loss. They revealed how they…

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