The Good Times!

She was cleaning out the closet and looking for a suitcase to take on the trip. Instead, what she found was memories waiting to be explored. The photographs that fell out from the suitcase opened the closed doors & the bittersweet memories came rushing through. They were a reminiscence of who she was! Those were […]

The Adventures of Mumma & Nu!

‘Nu…Nu…Aapi Nu‘ (Nu…Nu…himself Nu), that’s what my son keeps repeating in an endless mode nowadays. One month before turning two, my son named himself “Nu”. Of all the names Mumma gave him, he picked up this, simple and easy to pronounce. The kiddo teaches me something new every day. From being persistent & passionate, to be […]

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Tips To Develop Empathy In Kids!

“If you see someone without a smile, give them one of yours.” – Dolly Parton The human brain expects others to understand our pain and lend us a helping hand when in need. The expected behavior is that a fellow human will care for feelings of others and not cause misery. All the rules are […]

To Love Thyself Uncondontinally!

“Know Thyself, Accept Thyself, Love Thyself” Natasha had a troubled childhood whose memories haunt her even till now. More than the physical wounds, it’s the scars on her heart that refuse to go away. Living with her aunt and uncle for completing studies had left behind a long tale of sorrows, which she could never […]

Zappy Indian Culture Diary

Previous Post India is a heritage rich country where customs and traditions change at every corner. Throughout the series, I have explored different States and Union Territories of the country. And, there is still much left to explore. I will be continuing the series of Indian Cultural Diary in the coming days to walk through […]

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 […]

Back to my favorite place -Aamchi Mumbai!

I had lived 21 years of my life in my hometown Lucknow and left only when I started working. After the short training period in the serene North-East, I had landed in Mumbai. In the next four years, Mumbai became my city – my safe place to be. I would go home for holidays but […]

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