Posts by Mithu Ann Abraham

When she is not working on being a mother, Mithu works on her career in finance. She loves yoga, meditation, reading, writing, and anything to do with books. She hopes to keep a childlike quality always, and use her passion for books to fulfill her dream of being an author of children’s books.

8 Ways to Reclaim the Joy We Knew as Babies

“The soul is healed by being with children.” ~Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Last year, my husband and I became proud parents of a delicate little baby girl. And since then we have entered into a whole new world of unimaginable joy, love, and frustration.

As we embark on this lifelong journey of being parents, I am starting to appreciate some of the simple joys that our daughter has brought into our life. Here are some of the little life lessons our tiny Buddha is teaching us on our journey as newly minted parents:

1. Laugh.

I have discovered that my new favorite …