Archive for March, 2017

Weight Gain After Birth

Weight Gain After Birth

“I’m a new mum and I put on a lot of weight during pregnancy and still seem to be gaining—is this normal?” POSTNATAL FITNESS EXPERT, WENDY POWELL SAYS “This is normal but every pregnancy is different—some women gain a lot of weight (2½st or more), while others gain very little (less than 1st). At the risk of stating the obvious,[Read More…]

by March 21, 2017 0 comments Bump To Birth
8 ways to love your baby bump

8 ways to love your baby bump

Pregnancy can be quite overwhelming, but each passing day can help you grow closer to your baby. M&B lists down some ways to love your ballooning belly, and create an eternal bond BY SANIA DHIRWANI IT’S Valentine’s Day! Every year, the 14th of February marks a special time for showing your partner, just how much you care. And while we[Read More…]

by March 21, 2017 0 comments Bump To Birth
Welcome TO THE WORLD!

Welcome TO THE WORLD!

Discover the clever ways mums around the globe make those first days go smoothly MEET THE EXPERT Brigid McConville is the author of On Becoming a Mother: Welcoming Your New Baby and Your New Life with Wisdom from Around the World ARE you all set to have your baby? It’s an odd thing that in Britain we mums focus on[Read More…]

by March 21, 2017 0 comments Bump To Birth
A blessing in disguise

A blessing in disguise

Durba Ghosh talks about how age plays a critical role when it comes to having a baby, the highs and lows of being a mother and how her son Aurko, has managed to fill their lives with brightness BY SANIA DHIRWANI PHOTOGRAPHS BY AKSHAY KULKARNI HAIR & MAKE-UP BY SACHIN GATHE FOR 38-year-old Durba, a true Bengali, settling down in[Read More…]

by March 21, 2017 0 comments Cover Mum
Taking Centre Stage

Taking Centre Stage

Playback singer and former B4U VJ, Khushboo Grewal’s life changed when her little superstar, Shanaya, was born BY CHARLENE FLANAGAN SHOOT CO-ORDINATION BY SANIA DHIRWANI PHOTOGRAPHS BY AKSHAY KULKARNI HAIR & MAKE-UP BY SACHIN GATHE HAILING from a small town, Khushboo never imagined that one day she’d move to Mumbai to try and break into showbiz. Born and raised in[Read More…]

by March 21, 2017 0 comments Cover Mum
Together, we Make a Family

Together, we Make a Family

Web developer turned entrepreneur, Shreya Okhde, talks family life, a thriving business and being mum to two wonderful kids BY CHARLENE FLANAGAN PHOTOGRAPHS BY PREKSHA CHHAJER MAKE-UP BY VANTAKULA NAIDU HAIR BY MR PAVAN AMERICAN actress Loretta Young had once famously said, “Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you.” And for Shreya Okhde and her husband,[Read More…]

by March 21, 2017 0 comments Cover Mum