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“My View From Home” is a happy medium. It is a platform to share my experiences with a dose of inspiration and learning. It’s about enjoying life’s simple pleasures. The name “My View From Home” didn’t come out just randomly, it represents much more! It is about ceaseless struggles between parenting and work-life balance, it is... Continue Reading →
Well, I’m Attreyee Paul, the teacher, artist, mother, wife, food-enthusiast, blogger, Indian-origin Bengali girl behind “My View From Home”. I come from a family having an amalgamation of scientists, artists and good cooks and this is how love for each of my passion was embedded into my DNA. I qualified as a postgraduate in Biotechnology... Continue Reading →
For artists who like to touch the spine of the pencil, run their hands on the canvas, are aroused by the sound of pencil rubbing and get high on giving the finishing touch.I don’t even remember when was it the last time I sketched. Before Inaaya maybe and she is almost 2 years now. Even... Continue Reading →
Why preschool when I can teach my child all that they do in school? Do you know the most common myths regarding preschools? And how to decide your kind of school?
I loved every part of being pregnant because 1. God blessed my womb with a child. 2. My body was designed to recreate it. 3. I felt beautiful each day. 4. I could feel a little human kick and twirl inside me. 5. The anticipation of meeting my baby. 6. I became more cautious about... Continue Reading →
Read out to them and explain to them the metamorphosis of a caterpillar to a beautiful butterfly.
DANCE! Is dancing beneficial? Yes, a lot! Irrespective of age or gender, dance is a free physical movement, benefiting both the body and mind, that has been seen aiding their social skills enhancing their ability to communicate. While dancing, children think of creative postures and movements which increases their fitness levels. Studies have found out... Continue Reading →
This is by far my most favorite as it requires the least parental effort. This sensory activity is sure to set your little one's curiosity tickling. Pour yellow paint on a plate and ask the child to dip their hand palm in it. Alternatively, a brush can also be used to colour the palm.Imprint the... Continue Reading →
Children are the most fascinated by butterflies. And why not? Beautiful colourful butterflies are everywhere. They bring positivism. Let your child explore these beautiful God's creation by painting their wings. Make a butterfly on a sheet of paper. Cut out along the border. We have used ear buds to paint the wings. Alternatively, finger painting... Continue Reading →
Take your child's favourite toycar and dip the wheels in a colour of their choice. Let your child run it across the paper to make a tyre print. Repeat the step multiple times with different colours. This activity will reinforce the concept of colors.
Collage making is by far the most engaging and best art experience for young chidren. Why? It is a simple craft activity that involves picking, analysing and pasting, all of which develop and strengthen small hand musles - vital fine motor skills. Shapes are my personal favourite as there are so many of them to... Continue Reading →