I have been seriously thinking about homeschooling Munna. But since schooling begins from home anyways, I decided to make some light teaching aids and get in the groove of the things till the time arrives. I have had the idea of making these big interactive charts for some time now. They were really easy to… Continue reading Toddler/Preschooler activity charts
Sleep….Oh my God! It’s such a huge thing in our house hence can not be covered in a single post. Munna’s sleep pattern is something which caused me a lot of grief and confusion. Grief for I wasn’t used to this and for the disability to function properly because of the lack of sleep.… Continue reading A dragon doesn’t sleep: Notes on sleep pattern of a High Needs baby-Part 1
This was a hit with the whole family!
A few days after Munna’s birth, I knew that he wasn’t an ordinary baby. I had always imagined that babies just lie peacefully in their cribs, happily gazing away at the musical mobile above on their cots. I thought I would easily be able to juggle studies, job and a family. But man was… Continue reading Raising a dragon…Profile of a high needs baby
When our Munna was born, I remember peering into his eyes and falling in love right away. It was a feeling like no other I had felt before. I remember hearing him cry for the first time. It was a tiny squeak and then all quiet. I remember thinking to myself “what an angel”. But… Continue reading Oh My! We have a high needs baby!!
This Ramadan we celebrated the amazing Islamic book day. It was an online event hosted by Emma Apple and Read Little Muslims. We decided to add our own little fun to the day :). We got a few moms and their children from the community together for a fun day filled with activities and book reading. We… Continue reading Ramadan Diaries: Islamic Book Day
I am Aleeza, an aspiring dentist with lofty ambitions till we had our munna (baby), who is just not any baby but a very high needs one. This blog is going to be all about my struggles and feats in living with our high spirited munna, how he has changed us for the better and… Continue reading Our munna (baby) & the birth of this blog