Screen time has dominated conversations in the recent past every time parents get together. Even on Pops In A Pod, somehow our discussions veer off on a tangent and we end up talking about screen time. So we decided to dedicate an entire episode on it, by calling it Online Content… but really it’s allContinue reading “Episode 47 – Engaging Kids – Online Content”
We continue with our ENGAGING KIDS theme for the month of October and in the second part of the series we will discuss music and it’s influence on kids. For this episode once again we are joined by Dr. Wilona Annunciation and along with her we also invited Vaishali Sudan Sharma, a marketing professional and a mother to a 6-year-old son.
One of the biggest challenges that parents face is engaging their kids. And it has become more pronounced during this pandemic, especially with work-from-home, house work and online schooling. All of this bundled up in a not-so-fun package, especially for us parents.
I think it is safe to assume that none of us, and I mean NONE OF US, saw online education coming, at least in the primary sector. Yes, we have the new ed tech companies mushrooming everywhere but your very own brick and mortar schools going digital that was hard to digest. And yet it was the need to the hour.
Shradha Sud had a telling journey to entrepreneurship, she’s been a corporate lawyer for 13 years before founding her very own maternity fashion label – Mama Couture. And she didn’t have to look very far to come up with this idea, her own pregnancy led to a light-bulb moment and the path to become anContinue reading “Episode 43 – Entrepreneur parent -Shradha Sud (Mama Couture)”
We love doing podcasts around entertainment. It just pushes us in a fantasy-fiction world and try and imagine what it’s like to live the life of those characters, especially the parents. This week we picked up Cobra Kai which is currently streaming on Netflix and both Peter Pop and Nadir Pop ended up watching withContinue reading “Episode 42 – Parenting in Cobra Kai”
In Part 2 of Parenting During Festivals Peter Pop and Nadir Pop are joined by fellow podcaster Maitri Verma of the Little Fixes Podcast. Maitri shares how she celebrated her lockdown birthday, her experiences with her daughter during the festive season and more. Little Fixes Podcast talks to experts from various fields and chat aboutContinue reading “Episode 41 – Parenting during the festive season Pt.2”
This season is going to be a strange one as far as festivals is concerned, especially for a country like India, where its people just needs an excuse to celebrate, make merry and get out of their homes. 2020 will be the year of non-celebratory celebrations. The spirit is there but heavily waned. Nadir PopContinue reading “Episode 40 – Parenting during the festive season”
In this edition of entrepreneur parents we have a really fun chat with Meghana Narayan and Shauravi Malik, founders from Slurrp Farm. Meghana and Shauravi were such delightful guests to talk to. Their brand image is a clear extension of their gregarious personality. They spoke to us in detail about their journey moving from aContinue reading “Episode 39 – Entrepreneur Parents – Meghana Narayan and Shauravi Malik – Slurrp Farm”
As dads we are constantly looking for content that marshals the cause of equality through gender or otherwise. When we received a mail from Pratha Shetty we were so excited about her book because we realised that such a deep and complicated topic need to be inculcated at a very young age. This is whatContinue reading “Episode 38 – When I Grow Up by Pratha Shetty”