Month: July 2015

Tips for breastfeeding moms on fast during Ramazan

During the holy month of Ramzan, Muslims over the world follow the religious practice of fasting that lasts from dawn to dusk. While it is mandatory for all healthy adults, the rules are relaxed for pregnant and lactating mothers with the Islamic law giving them permission to give fasting amiss. However, most staunch followers chose…

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Dealing with sibling rivalry

My two daughters are two-and-a-half years apart. The elder is fifteen and younger on the cusp of teen at twelve-and-half. Like most siblings, they’re constantly at loggerheads – squabbling over things that are totally insignificant and trivial. Something as silly and minor as dinner plates getting exchanged or or who got to press the lift…

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