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My audience matters! As I sit in the aftermath of yesterday, the fact that my children are watching is something I am keenly aware of. For many of us, yesterday...

This has been a long time coming. The leaders of this country have been betraying their people from the get-go. Starting with Bandaranayake and his ‘Sinhala Only’ policy, which caused...

My three year old's mealtimes are full of drama. She will be really easy one day and eat everything I give her, and the next day she'll keep food in...

This blog post is aimed at helping mommas who are practicising extended breastfeeding (2 years and beyond as WHO recommends) and are now ready to wean their baby. It's indeed...

HOW DO I KNOW WHEN MY CHILD IS READY TO BE POTTY TRAINED? HOW DO I START? Before children can use the toilet, they must be able to control their...

Matt Reeves' 'The Batman' has to be one of the most hotly anticipated movies of this year, and it has every right to be especially with the totally fresh cast...

Getting your first period is daunting. Often your first period comes without any stomach cramps or warning signs . You don’t want your daughter to be caught unprepared for this...

Sleep training - The "cry-it-out" method and why we don't agree with it. Lately there has been a lot of discussion on sleep training. I thought I should pen down few...

More and more Sri Lankans are staying out of the kitchen, which makes it challenging to eat healthfully. The old ideal of families gathered around the dinner table for a...

Sony's 'Uncharted' is an adaptation of their popular Playstation video game series of the same name. The movie is led by Tom Holland, hot off his Spider-man hype train, as...

The sequel to Illumination's 2016 animated musical feature "Sing" picks up just after the original. With the entrepreneurial koala, Buster Moon running and thriving with his new theatre. With his...

Disney's 'Encanto' is a fun, classic animated musical that focuses on the Madrigals, a family spanning three generations, with each member holding their own magical gift which they use to...

So Molly has always loved books. Maybe it has something to do with seeing me curled up with a book whenever I have free time which is almost every day.

I WANT TO BREASTFEED MY BABY - BUT I'M WORRIED, WHAT IF I CAN'T, WHAT IF IT'S TOO HARD. I SEE ALL THESE NEW MUMS STRUGGLING TO FEED AND I AM...

All my friends say I just won’t be able to manage without an epidural, is that true? The pain of labour is real, but each woman experiences it in their...

I take a deep breath and look up at the lovely morning sky. It’s one of those mornings where Molly is sleeping in bed and Charlie has gone for a...

What happens if my baby is overdue? Should I be induced? The 1st thing to note is that only 5% of women go into spontaneous labour on their due dates, so...

What difference does it make if I give birth via C section or vaginally? We live in a society where it is growing more common to have your baby delivered via...

This morning I’ve woken up earlier that I usually do. I’d like to say that Molly is still cosily tucked under the blanket on her bed where I left her...

This month it’s Breast Cancer Awareness month, we often see people wear pink clothes ora pink ribbon in support or donate to help fund research to improve the care of...

My daughter is picking up bad language - I'm not sure how to handle it? Please advise  When very young children swear, it's usually a matter of repeating things they've heard.

My child doesn't listen unless I yell! I'm ready to send him to boarding school. HELP First of all, you need to take a deep breath and step back and...