Desi Babies: Meet My Hindu Gods – REVIEW

Recently, Reena Puri and Mital Telhan of Desi Babies, sent me their flagship book, Meet My Hindu Gods. Reena and Mital founded Desi Babies  as a means of sharing their love of Indian culture and Hinduism with the world. Desi Babies’ first book, Meet My Hindu Gods, was thoughtfully created to teach children about the Hindu Gods as well as the importance of God. Books Read More …

Bharat Babies’ Sarla in the Sky: Review

When Sailaja Joshi of Bharat Babies contacted me to write a review for the first Bharat Babies’ early reader Sarla in the Sky, I obviously couldn’t refuse! I knew right away my independent and strong-willed Akshaya would love reading about an empowering young woman such as Sarla. As a mother of a little girl, I often find myself on the hunt for stories centred around strong female characters. I cannot emphasize enough how important Read More …

Bharat Babies: Children’s Books about South Asian Culture

By now most of you may have heard of the relatively new but already quite popular children’s book company, Bharat Babies. Bharat Babies was established in 2013, when soon-to-be mother Sailaja Joshi realized that there just weren’t enough children’s books that featured the stories of India’s heritage. To date Bharat Babies has designed and published seven developmentally appropriate books, categorized according to three levels, showcasing the different religions of South Asia. Hanuman and the Read More …

Organique Basket: Review

Recently I came across Organique Basket on Facebook, and was quite eager to learn more about what this unique online boutique-style food delivery service had to offer. Organique Basket is a small business that strives to support local farmers by building a menu consisting of mostly locally grown farm fresh and certified organic foods. Although Organique Basket mostly builds its baskets using food Read More …

The Toronto Dance Industry: Review

Today is my Akshaya’s first day of Tap class at the Toronto Dance Industry, so I thought what better day than today to write a review on this amazing dance school. Akshaya has been with the Toronto Dance Industry for more than an year now and I couldn’t be happier with my choice to enroll her at this studio. The Toronto Dance Industry, a family-run business, offers a wide Read More …