Nisha Bhatia

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9 Podcasts for Road Trips That Are So Addictive You Just Might Miss Your Exit

Consider this a public service announcement: It's not too late to take a summer road trip. Whether you have your sights set on the sunny California …

Road Trips

Combat the pain of sitting at a desk all. day. long. with simple hip-opening stretches

How many of you have been here before? You manage to squeeze in that 6 a.m. pre-work fitness class (major props BTW) and you’re feeling great and …

Workouts

I encourage my kid to argue back like the Dutch and although it's exhausting I wouldn't have it any other way

<b>It's normal for young children to "haggle" their responsibilities and demands with parents.</b><p><b>In fact, it can help them with independent thinking and</b> …

Parenting

The Top 10 Most Adventurous Honeymoon Destinations

You might not have been as enthralled or invested in the wedding planning process as your better half. But the honeymoon? You’re gonna want to have a …

Top 10

7 Things Sex Educators Wish You’d Teach Your Kids Sooner Rather Than Later

The "sex talk" should be an ongoing conversation -- and it definitely doesn't have to be awkward.<p>Sure, sex educators are good at breaking down complicated, potentially awkward facts about sex into lessons school-aged kids can understand, but they can’t be responsible for <i>everything</i>.<p>Even if your kids …

Parenting

Dark and sumptuous chocolate cake recipe

Preheat the oven to 180C/160C Fan/Gas 4 and pop in a baking sheet at the same time.<p>For the icing, put all of the icing ingredients except the chopped chocolate into a heavy-based saucepan and add 4 tablespoons cold water. Bring to the boil, making sure everything’s dissolved. Then turn off the heat …

Dessert

What Are the Best Sneakers for Kids?

Fall is a busy time in the sneaker business. For a specialty running store, like the one in New York that I worked at for two years, it’s the time …

Shoes

66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child

In a world where saying "no" is usually a lot easier than saying "yes," it is important to bring up children who don't feel that negativity has a higher value than positivity. Encouraging words can have a truly lasting effect on your kiddos years and years after you've said them, so we should …

Happiness

12 Natural Deodorants That Actually Work—Even in the Summer

When it first came into the world, natural deodorant reeked of issues. They weren't particularly easy to use, nor were they able to keep you smelling fresh until the end of the day. But after years of research, cosmetic chemists kept chugging until they found formulas that are just as good as the …

Beauty

5 Strategies for Managing a Manipulative Child

If you have a master manipulator on your hands, fear not. Mighty Mommy shares five strategies that will put you—the parent—back in the driver’s seat …

Parenting

5 Reasons August Is the Best Month to Start a Garden

Gardening isn’t just a spring hobby. Whether you never quite got around to gardening this year, or you’re just looking for more, this is a great …

Gardening

The Best Places to Visit in California for Major West Coast Wanderlust

Start ticking these Golden State stars off your list.<p>California has a mind-numbing amount of places to visit and incredible attractions to see. From …

California

Portugal Off The Beaten Path: The Algarve and The Azores

Portugal, as I’ve shared over the last few weeks, is an incredible up-and-coming European destination. Lisbon and Porto are both vibrant, fun cities …

European Travel

How to Teach Your Kids about Their Inner Critic

Have you ever heard your child say something like: “I’m not good at this,” or “I’m so stupid,” or “It’s all my fault,” or even “I shouldn’t have even …

Self-help

What is RIE parenting? What parents need to know about Resources for Infant Educarers

"How did you get her to talk like that?" an inquiring woman wanted to know as my daughter and I shared conversation over a puzzle at the library.<p>"I'm …

Parenting

8 Montessori-inspired phrases to use for each stage of potty training

While we look forward to milestones, like introducing baby to their first foods and watching them take their first steps, for some reason potty …

Parenting

Recipe: Her cooking is casual and creative, and so is her mushroom and tomato shakshuka

A recent weekend on Martha’s Vineyard gave me time to catch up with and cook with my friend Injy Farat Lew, a longtime island resident who is the …

14 Wooden Kids' Toys That Are Downright Enchanting

Eco-friendly AND adorable?! Now I have to have kids.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i><p><b>Read more:</b><p>• …

Kids

An Introduction to Erikson’s Stages of Psychosocial Development

Psychoanalyst Erik Erikson's stages of development articulated a psychosocial theory of human development made up of 8 stages that span the entirety …

Psychology

Manuka Honey Is 'Liquid Gold' When It Comes to Killing Germs, But Only If You Buy the Right Kind

When it comes to superfoods, manuka honey just may be your new go-to sugar substitute. Its popularity has recently skyrocketed, which could explain …

Asia Pacific

How to Make the Crunchiest Homemade Pickles

We can pickle that!<p>The peak of summer, when gardens and farmers markets are overflowing with incredible produce, may feel like it could last forever, …

Pickles

Can You Open a Roth IRA for Your Kids?

The short answer is yes, but there are some things you need to know first.<p>If you have kids, thinking about your own retirement may seem like …

Retirement

50 hikes with the best views in the US that are definitely worth taking

If you’re already a part of the growing crowd of backpack-touting, dirt-loving women who are hitting the trails, then you know that taking a hike is …

Hiking

20 beautiful Kitchen layouts to copy

Every home irrespective of its size has a kitchen that is used both for dishing up delectable meals and also as a place for bonding with family over …

Kitchens

Need a dessert recipe that's one-bowl, no-mixer and out-of-this-world delicious? Grammy's Easy Chocolate Yogurt Cake is all that and more!

Preheat oven to 350˚F. Spray an 8-inch cake pan with baking spray and line with parchment paper. Set aside.<p>In a medium-large bowl, whisk together …

Dessert

Paint Color Ideas for Your Front Door

A house makes its first impression with its front door, which can convey the personality and style of the people inside. And luckily, this is one …

Home Decorating

This Trendy New Gluten-Free Flour Might Be The Secret To Fluffy, Healthy Pancakes & Cookies (Hooray!)

If you're avoiding gluten or have allergies, you're likely well aware of how hard it is to find or make baked goods that have a good mouthfeel and …

Breakfast

The five best parenting books grounded in science: an expert's choice

New parenting books seem to pop up all the time. How to do it the French way, the Tiger Mom way, the New Kid by Friday way, or how to just muddle …

Parenting

20+ Vegetarian Meals You Can Pop in the Freezer For Ultimate Convenience

I'm a big fan of spending my Sunday afternoons meal prepping for the week. It gives me something to do, plus I thoroughly hate cooking during the week after I get home from work. This means my fridge and freezer are constantly full of plastic containers stuffed with prepared meals. Each of the 20+ …

Cooking