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Bespoke baby !

For 31-year-old home furnishing designer Arpa Savla, life has always gone according to a grand design, whether it was meeting her businessman husband Satyam, 34, or having baby Kiaan, 15 months. We give you a glimpse into the family's fairytale existence...

Doing the photo shoot and interview with this family is an absolute blast. Arpa Savla, is calm, collected and very creative (she even got a special Super Hero backdrop made specially for her shoot with M&B!). Her husband Satyam is the perfect foil for her, efficiently extending a helping hand whenever required. And their Lungi Dance-loving son Kiaan, all of 15 months, is an active, adventurous baby with a sunny temperament and a cherubic smile. Their happy home in Juhu, Mumbai, is a picture of contentment.

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE
Arpa met Satyam through a typical arranged meeting. He was the first guy she saw, while he had been meeting girls in the arranged set-up for a while (almost four years). She narrates, “We met a few times before we decided to take the plunge.

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Role play

She has been a favourite bahu on television, participant of various reality shows, winner of the much talked about reality show Big Boss 5...Juhi Parmar, 34, is an actress known the talent and charm that she exudes onscreen. Offscreen, we find the new mother appreciating the simple joys of life with her husband Sachin Shroff as she cuddles and kissing her ninemonth-old daughter Samairra

Juhi Parmar needs no introduction. In the recent past, when the saas-bahu sagas ruled the television screen, she won herself accolades for her acting and had a huge fan following in her lead role in Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan, which, even six years after it ended, still counts amongst Star Plus’s Top 10 shows of all time.

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Fun with fondant!


Her home-style cupcakes are just the perfect goodies for your tiny tot’s tastebuds. Mumbai baker Pallavi Sheth, owner of ‘I Love Babycakes’, started the Babycakes commercial kitchen last month. In this cozy kitchen in the innards of Tardeo, she agreed to give M&B

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Should I stop breastfeeding?


NO, you don’t! A lot of mums today have successfully managed to ensure babies gets their due share of nutrients while they are away at work. Experts say it doesn’t have to be one way or another  and mums can find that right balance provided they are motivated enough. M&B

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The power of touch

Positioning your baby on your bare chest, also referred to as Kangaroo Care, creates remarkable benefi ts for you and your baby...

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Things no one tells you...


...about pregnancy, labour and childbirth
Wisdom is passed on, old baby clothes of an older sibling are passed on, diet secrets and breastfeeding advice is passed on, but what’s not usually passed on to you are the survival tactics. Here, we take a closer look at the things that nobody prepares you for and how you can cope with them...

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