Perfect As You Are!

‘Maa, why doesn’t Daadi love me like Ruhi? Why was she calling me as black as coal?’, asked 5 year old Rohini from her mother. Rohini lived in a joint family in a small village, where 18 year old girls were married off to older men for money.She had long curly hair with dusky features. […]

Born this way & proud of it!

” I’m beautiful in my way ‘Cause God makes no mistakes I’m on the right track, baby I was born this way “ The first time heard these lyrics from the Lady Gaga’s song Born this Way, I knew this song represents a part of me. The lyrics fit the story of my life perfectly. […]

Forgive or Forgot?

‘Forgive me Father for I have sinned’, said Amber sitting in the confession room of the Church. The Priest sitting on the other side of the division did not thinking it would be any different day. ‘Child, no sin is greater then Lord’s mercy. He forgives us all.’ ‘But Father, I have done something bad, […]

Tips when Parenting does not go as planned!

There is no such thing as Perfect Parenting. It has ups and downs, highs & lows. The child will be unruly & you will be frustrated. These will be days when you feel like failure, take a deep breath and follow these tips. Involve others into parenting It might be the right time to involve […]

The opposite poles that we are!

You and I – are poles apart. We are like parallel lines that never meet but stay together till infinity. For I am the chaos & you are the calm. You are the cool breeze & I can be the thunderstorm. You are compassionate & I can be indifferent. You & I are different, yet […]

Sleeping tips for nocturnals!

“Good night, sleep tight, Wake up bright In the morning light To do what’s right With all your might.” All my childhood years I have sung this poem at bedtime. I would wait for my mother to tuck me in and sing a lullaby. Sleep seemed to be so easy then and now falling asleep […]

Superpowers for Supermoms in 2019!

Every year January begins with loads of promises and resolutions. And, like every time I secretly wish for superpowers which would help make my life easier. Before motherhood my superpower list involved adventure and but now things are much different. All I wish for is smaller things now which are no less than miracle. And, […]

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