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Masalamommas.com is the first online magazine for moms & moms-to-be with a South Asian connection.
How I'm Raising My Sons to Be Good

How I'm Raising My Sons to Be Good Men

My fear is to raise boys who go through life having a sense of entitlement. Who go from living in their mother's home to marrying someone who takes over the mothering role. I want them to be independent beings long before they get married.
03/08/2013 06:08 EST
Having A Relationship With In-Laws After

Having A Relationship With In-Laws After Divorce

Naturally the relationship with in-laws will change once you're divorced. A recently divorced mother will need to be prepared for a number of challenges. The main one will be trying to maintain a pleasant family environment for the child/children.
02/26/2013 05:29 EST
How I Packed My Kid a Desi

How I Packed My Kid a Desi Lunchbox

Could I get away with packing desi food in my kids' lunchbox? Ethnic food opens some doors and keeps it interesting. Plus encouraging culture through food is a good idea to help encourage your roots or expand horizons through new foods from new cultures.
02/22/2013 05:25 EST
Incorporating Cultural Style into Your

Incorporating Cultural Style into Your Wardrobe

Lately I've felt a renewed interest in my culture; the clothing, and the idea of having a signature look that also represents my heritage (maybe it has to do with this gig at Masalamommas!) So I did what I always do in this kind of situation -- window shopping! -- I mean, er, research.
02/22/2013 01:07 EST