The New Year Eve !

We are in the last week of November and soon it will be December and the year end we always look forward to. Ever since we moved to Dubai, we would either travel out or go for a staycation. Year end would be family time. December 2019 we had travelled back to India to be … Continue reading The New Year Eve !

Life is a Roller-coaster

Before covid engulfed our world, visiting themeparks would be one of our favourite outings during the holidays. Dubai gets very hot during summers, that's why there are large number of Indoor theme parks throughout UAE and we have been to almost every. While my husband enjoys all those scary rides, me and my son are … Continue reading Life is a Roller-coaster

The Sweetness of doing Nothing !!

The weekend was spent shifting house and settling into the new one. Last 3 days just went in a frenzy, packing, unpacking and discarding the stuff I no longer required. We had been in our last home for almost a little less than 6 years. We thought about moving many a times over the past … Continue reading The Sweetness of doing Nothing !!

Sometimes the strength is in giving up ! #MondayMusings

Everyone goes through that difficult time in life, when you are just stuck. Stuck in a bad relationship, or in a wrong job, or in a bad company. We feel helpless and don't know what to do. The truth is we all have choices. We only have to take that first step and choose to … Continue reading Sometimes the strength is in giving up ! #MondayMusings

Breakfast Diaries : Healthy Oats Chilla

I am a total Desi ...as declared by my tween son. Ah you would be wondering what is a tween ? Well the word does not exist in oxford dictionary. Coined by us, A tween is a boy or a girl who's still not teenage, a child at heart and a t mind but love … Continue reading Breakfast Diaries : Healthy Oats Chilla

A New Life

Sneha and Nikhil were trying to have a baby since long. They had been married for 8 years now. They had tried everything from quacks to infertility specialists. Yet, nothing seemed to help. With two IVF failed, they had almost given up. Sneha was Sam's next door neighbor. She would be Sam's go to person … Continue reading A New Life

Covid strikes !!

Sam started his holidays on a lazy note. He would wake up late, have a yummy breakfast and then would spend time on books, gadgets and spend time with his parents. They both had cut down their working hours and were spending more time with him. Covid incidence in his country was on decline, and … Continue reading Covid strikes !!

The Online Exams

Not just Sam's mom, but every parent learnt a lot about parenting in just a span of 2-3 months. From being tutors to their friends, the parents had to double up for everything even though the pressures on all were high. Some like the doctors, nurses, healthcare staff, the police, the companies backing up healthcare, … Continue reading The Online Exams

The dusty cricket bat

Mom couldn't remain angry when her child had not actually wasted his time, but tried to be creative, baked a cake on his own for the very first time without even calling her once. She felt proud yet sad. Who says education just means school ? It means being a learner and child had learnt … Continue reading The dusty cricket bat