I have been dreaming about it for a long time. Nothing could go wrong as all was planned to the T. It was a perfect Sunday and the day was going to be all about me. I was going to sleep in late and wake up with a strong cup of coffee in bed. Probably, […]
Unexpected ways to overcome Writer’s Block in Lockdown!
Writer’s block – let’s be honest, we have all been there! You want to write, but you get only fleeting ideas. Ideas that run away as quickly as they come. Or, maybe the mind just turns blank. It can happen for a day, a week or even months. There was time period when I did […]
Parenting 101 – Funny lies parents tell to their kids!
If there is ever a manual on Parenting released by God, then it would be a best seller! Becoming parents was not difficult, but raising a toddler and answering all questions is a tough job. Some white lies have been told by ages & even we continue to do so. Here is a list of […]
Queen of Diamonds or Laundry!
The title of the post would have already given a glimpse of what’s about to come. I am not alone in my struggle to determine if I am Queen of Diamonds or Laundry. Women across the globe would agree with me. Have a kid they said, it will be fun they said. No one mentioned […]
Maid Woes In India!
I am a married Indian woman and I do not cook. I am a mother and I do not stay at home . These two sentences sum up my current life situation perfectly. My household is running efficiently thanks to the my maids. I rely on them for cooking, cleaning and baby care. And, was […]
Nesting – how I did it during pregnancy?
Nesting, the act of cleaning and organizing house during the third trimester of pregnancy is an overwhelming feeling. To an outsider you might look like a crazy woman on binge sessions of cleaning already clean spaces. You would spend hours organizing cupboards which is already immaculate. Ask a pregnant woman and she will tell you […]
Octopus Hands that I have!
A hand busy typing on laptop, eyes gazing through the phone for status updates, a stolen look at the child playing nearby. The moment she turned to her laptop, the kid was standing next to the table in corner and then came a crashing sound. The lamp kept on the table landed on the floor […]