May 12, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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, […]
October 2, 2016

MARRIED NOT BRANDED

An apt title for what I used to think about when I first got married. Thanks to Twinkle Khanna. As society has it, like every other […]
September 20, 2016

LISTEN TO YOUR HEART

Love evolves from friendship Enmity from love, Crushes are just confusions Sent from above. Crushes come And crushes go. Plenty there are, But hardly show! God […]
September 3, 2016

DAWN TO DUST

Dawn to dust, our forefathers fought in silence, They called it non – violence Just to bring us to our freedom They sacrificed their life through […]
August 30, 2016

A BEAUTIFUL SMILE BUT AN EMPTY SOUL

Amazed I would look at you Supposing your soul as big as your heart. Little did I know You were empty right from the start. The […]
August 24, 2016

REGRET NOT

It is a beautiful day outside But it feels so dark inside Shining bright and sunny But wonder why the heart feels heavy All the time […]
August 17, 2016

A STRANGE FRIEND INDEED

Future is a stranger to us, we know Way ahead we have to go To find what lurks in the dark shadow Time will tell, is […]
July 26, 2016

HAVE YOU HEARD OF VAGINAL BIRTH AFTER A CAESAREAN?

Believe it or not, with heights of ignorance and blessings in the form of miracles, I got to know I was pregnant only after my first […]
July 22, 2016

THE PERKS AND PAINS OF BREASTFEEDING!

You are completely ignorant of motherly duties before you become a mother. Life as a teenager may be difficult because you find no one with a […]