August 14, 2017
Kremlin

ALONG THE RIVER MOSKVA

  My husband arranged the travel of 60 heads, including us, to Moscow, Minsk, Riga and Tallin. I had no idea of the plans so I […]
August 2, 2017
bikini

HOW ARE WE GETTING FAT?

Generally, I am always thinking; thinking about what to do today or thinking what to cook today or thinking what to write today. While doing anything […]
July 27, 2017
burkha

LIPSTICK UNDER MY BURKHA

We girls wanted to get out for a movie night. After a little planning, everyone said yes and all thirteen of us went for the movie […]
July 19, 2017
Twinkle Khanna

TWINKLE KHANNA’S LAKSHMI PRASAD

I read a lot. Perhaps in the past few years I haven’t really read a novel, but I keep reading an article or write up whenever […]
July 15, 2017
Babysitter?

WHY A BABYSITTER WHEN I’M A S-A-H-M?

So, here I am, sitting in peace, watching the sun shine through the trees, right in front of my window, listening to the clear sound of […]
June 22, 2017
GOAIR

GOAIR! GO MAD!

Why I will never travel with GOAIR again! I have loads of backlog with my writing due to weddings, travel, sickness and kids but I decided […]
June 12, 2017
tech

7 TECHNOLOGIES THAT HAVE TOTALLY IMPRESSED ME

Technology – the application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes. There were those days, when we went to school without a mobile and our parents would […]
June 1, 2017
Hope

RAPED – IS IT OUR FAULT?

As I’ve mentioned before, I never read the newspaper because I get frustrated when I cannot correct the wrong that is happening in the world. With […]
May 12, 2017
pack for a trip

8 THINGS TO PACK FOR A TRIP

Just getting back from a holiday, I began wondering why I had forgotten half the things I was required to take along. While catering to the […]
April 29, 2017
udaipur palace entrance

HUSH PUPPIES AND HOT PLACES – 4

We got ourselves dumped into the car and headed to Udaipur – The City of Lakes. The first day, I went for some quick shopping along […]
April 22, 2017
stepwell rajasthan

HUSH PUPPIES AND HOT PLACES – 3

Another few hours on the road and we were in Ahmedabad in Gujarat for a reunion with friends after four years. I noticed that it was […]
April 22, 2017
pushkar

HUSH PUPPIES AND HOT PLACES – 2

We drove to Ajmer, a place I hadn’t heard of before. We stayed at a friend’s place for a day and decided to visit the location […]
April 14, 2017
jaipur rajasthan

HUSH PUPPIES AND HOT PLACES – 1

After I dyed my hair pink, I decided to visit the Pink City of India during its peak summers. Not sure how the weather was years […]
March 23, 2017
Stop comparing

COMPARING YOURSELF!

While I was still finding my way to freedom, there were a lot of hurdles that made me question my own thinking. Was I thinking right? […]
February 23, 2017
My rebel girl

AND THEY LIVED HAPPILY EVER AFTER!

With great enthusiasm I bought my four year old a Barbie book, with stories, to read to her at night. Most of the stories had a […]
February 13, 2017
Love

ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE

Sipping on some hot tea on a semi cool winter morning and watching the jets practise for the upcoming Air Show, I realise it’s Valentine’s Day […]
February 12, 2017

THE TURMOIL INSIDE

Every man complains about not knowing what a woman thinks, our unpredictable behaviour and saying the total opposite of what we mean. But I wonder what […]
January 22, 2017
no fitting me

THE TOP THAT DIDN’T FIT

While I was turning a little plump, right after I weaned my first child off, I did not realise it. As crazy as I am as […]
January 8, 2017
Multitasking

HOW DID YOU MANAGE WITHOUT HIM?

To give you a gist, my husband is, in most ways, an open minded person. After living with me for several years now, his mind has […]
January 4, 2017

THE GAMBLE

No, I did not marry because I was ‘coming of age’ but because I wanted to marry the man whom I felt safe and protected with. […]
December 19, 2016

WHEN SOME GOINGS GET TOUGH, THE TOUGH WALKS AWAY

While my Tamillian friends mourn the death of a woman of great prestige, I sit with a cup of coffee and my legs folded on the […]
December 17, 2016

10 WAYS TO DESTRESS AND REMAIN SANE

I know there are a lot of you who wonder how the above can be followed but, trust me, there are ways to go about it. […]
November 30, 2016
Health is wealth

HEALTHY INDIA, WEALTHY INDIA

Ever since I shifted base to Bangalore, I had been wondering what to do. While I searched for work, I rejected a few positive calls. Then, […]
November 24, 2016
Hug

THE FINAL HUG

We were introduced through common friends and got along well. He worked day and night but always made time for his near and dear ones. I […]
November 20, 2016
For a friend

CINTANGLE

Recently, I was introduced to a new form of art called the Zentangle Method. My friend’s work looked amazing and professional and I suddenly felt the […]
November 16, 2016
the coffee mug that represents love

THE COFFEE MUG

Today, after a long time, I sat to watch “Koffee with Karan”. I usually watch it when he invites people who interest me in some way. […]
November 14, 2016

A DAUGHTER’S MESSAGE!

You held my hand and crossed the road Showed me how to trudge the ford Guided me to the path of my dream But today I […]
October 29, 2016

WIND OF CHANGE

A year ago, my daughter turned three and she was well trained to use the commode. I told myself that I was done with diapers. Amazon […]
October 24, 2016

WHEN I LOOK INTO HIS EYES!

FIRST TRIMESTER: Mother! I think I just woke up. Where am I? How did I get here? It seems like this whole room is shaking a […]
October 14, 2016

QUEEN OF MY QUEENDOM

I spent quite a bit of my teenage life finding it difficult to do as instructed; be it by my mother, teacher or boss. I was, […]