Pre-schooler Mum, Preschooler's Mamma Blogs

The Why’s and How’s of Meal Planning (Plus a Free Printable)

As the Chief Food Organizer for our family, I'm constantly making mental notes. What groceries are left in the pantry? Which vegetables are in the fridge? Which need to be used up immediately? What should I make for lunch? Dinner? Breakfast? Snacks? When do I shop next? What goes on the shopping list? Sometimes it… Continue reading The Why’s and How’s of Meal Planning (Plus a Free Printable)

Pre-schooler Mum, Preschooler's Mamma Blogs

Meet A Real Mom | Sharvi of TheStartMomsGirl

I joined Instagram in April 2017 because I needed reminders to take more pictures of Gulabo. Over the months, it's become my virtual mom space. I'm grateful for the mothers who make me realize I'm not in this alone. And I'm most grateful to We Are Real Moms, a 15-day prompts-based photo-challenge, for introducing me… Continue reading Meet A Real Mom | Sharvi of TheStartMomsGirl

Pre-schooler Mum, Preschooler's Mamma Blogs

Gulabo’s Snackbox: Week 2

This is my first full week of school snackboxes. By midweek, I'm ready for Friday. Maybe I should stop letting my toddler decide the menu each day? She has exotic tastes. Here's what Gulabo took to school in week two. Monday: Potato Wedges + Zucchini Noodles Tuesday: Broccoli/Babycorn + Makhana Wednesday: Carrot/Cucumber Sticks + Hummus… Continue reading Gulabo’s Snackbox: Week 2

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On Raising an Easy Child

People often remark on what an amazing child Gulabo is. I respond saying she's always been chilled out, or easy. They ask if she sleeps 'through the night,' and I respond that she's doing really well; she sleeps all that she can be expected to. I'm asked if she throws tantrums, and I say: she's… Continue reading On Raising an Easy Child