Hello Namaste! Books

Doodling and Tracing is Allowed

Unless it's a coloring book, kids are usually encouraged not to write on the books they read. But that you can ignore this rule when it comes to the Hello Namaste! board books.  The high-gloss laminated pages, make it OKAY for kids to use dry erase markers to doodle, trace, and color. Here is Arjun,… Continue reading Doodling and Tracing is Allowed

Hello Namaste! Books

Rhyming Makes All the Difference

I learned Hindi and Gujarati languages as a child while growing up in Ahmedabad, India. This is to say that I have no recollection of the strategies that my teachers and parents used to teach me new vocabulary. When I was creating the Hello Namaste! Numbers book, I knew that I needed to think beyond… Continue reading Rhyming Makes All the Difference

Hello Namaste! Books

Motherhood and Inspiration

Becoming a mother has a way to unleash many hidden talents and emotions. Things like functioning without sleep; not showering for days and thinking nothing of it;¬†eating your child's half chewed food because honestly you spent too much time, energy, and money to make it. For me, it also unleashed this amazing drive to be… Continue reading Motherhood and Inspiration