I'm on my vacation currently, nestled in the lap of nature. The monsoons have given a picturesque appearance to the surrounding hills, and the clouds play hide and seek with the mountains around. It rained a few hours before, and from the window of my room, I see everything soaked and wet, the greens, flowers, … Continue reading Outside the window of my Mind !
I'll be 40 in a few months time! I have a few gray hair shinning in my hair line. I have increased my weight by a few pounds and it's now more and more difficult for me to shed them as my metabolism has slowed down. ( Blame it on my thyroid or the bad … Continue reading 40s is Sexy !!
I am a lazy Blogger. Time and again, I have thought about writing for Women's web, Momspresso and so. I do it for few days and usually when I don't get enough feedback I come back to my own niche, my blog. Here, I don't care if anyone reads it. This is my baby and … Continue reading Cooking – A stress buster ?
I used to call myself a Feminist. I would feel irritated by the so called prejudices we have to face in the name of tradition in the patriarchal society we live in. However, over the years, I have found it's the females who back bite a female. Whether it is marriage, home or office, the … Continue reading I don’t like the word Feminism anymore !!
Born to teachers, living in the vicinity of a postgraduate college library, books have been my best friends. Call me eccentric, call me nerd, it does not matter. I do read almost 5-6 books each month, despite being a full time doctor, wife and a working mom. One of my colleagues gave me a 200 … Continue reading R – The Reading Habit
Remember that feeling when you hold your baby for the 1st time. They seem so small, tiny and fragile, and within that one moment all apprehensions, all worries become transfixed at protecting and nurturing this little soul. That's when a parent is born. Everything from then on is about them, when to feed them, when … Continue reading O – Don’t Overprotect
I was an achiever child in my school. Hailing from a small non descript town, I had always scored well and would always be a ranker in the school. Of course, my parents being educationists this was something they were proud of and I did extra effort to grab that limelight. Being an achiever was … Continue reading M – The Joys of Mundane
Ever since I choose to write on this topic, I have one consistent reader and that is my son. Other than reading, I also discuss with him what the next letter should be. "I" was a confusion. I thought it could be Independence, a sort of eye opener on helicopter parenting, which our generation has … Continue reading I for Monster I Pad
"And they lived Happily ever after" All the fairy tales, all Bollywood and Hollywood movies end when the hero marries his love interest, making us believe that marriage is all about the "the happily ever after." The truth is Marriages are ugly. Marriages are much more hardwork then the courtship. Marriage is actually realizing that … Continue reading Marriage too needs to be nurtured.
My heart is little heavy as I pen down my feelings today. I met an old friend while coming back from work. We had never been the kinds to call each other daily, but whenever we did we started from where we left last. It had been many days, as usually happens when you get … Continue reading Why cheat ?