When you become a parent you re-learn anatomy through your kids. You understand that your 'Tiny Humans' have a mind of their own and capable of surprising you when you least expect it. You discover that there is always space in your child's tummy for French Fries and chocolates but the humble eggplant requires some negotiation.… Continue reading Anatomy of Kids
I have been imagining a nice long holiday every time I wash the dishes. The sound of water and the froth from the dishwashing soap reminds me of the sea. Yes, I am one of those who still haven’t called the house help back. My family accuses me of being paranoid. I simply say they… Continue reading All Expenses Paid Vacation for Moms!
When you become a parent you realise ‘Shit Matters!’ Every milestone in a child’s life is big. Some happen naturally and some take a lot of work. You find tired, anxious parents cheering from the bathroom stands, keeping their fingers crossed hoping their child Does it. The child will either refuse to give in, cry his… Continue reading Games of Thrones. Epic Potty Tales!
Rain Rain Go Away. Don't Bring Mosquitoes Moms Pray! I welcome the rains but I dread the mosquitoes. These pesky blood sucking beings have made life hell offlate. Despite keeping all the doors and windows closed they appear out of nowhere. Covid is already on my mind and now there is dengue, malaria and chikungunya!Now… Continue reading Moms and Mosquitoes!
Parenting is for life! Someone told me once that the size of a mother’s worry is as big as the child. I found that analogy very interesting. A few years down the line as an experienced mommy, I look back and feel... Damn! it was true. As a young mom of a newborn I felt… Continue reading Moms don’t stop praying.
Parenthood is full of irony. You wish for things to happen and then at times, you hope they don’t. I keep telling my kids to keep the noise down all day. Yesterday I gave instructions to my troops to keep the chaos and noise down while mommy takes a quick nap in the other room.… Continue reading Children, Please Make Some Noise!
Necessity is the mother of invention- Plato The NEED of the hour is to hold the fort and keep the morale high of our little troops. In this lockdown period Moms have risen to the occasion and how! During this lockdown period we have seen moms play different roles.. Which one are you? 1.The Homeschool… Continue reading The Lockdown Moms
You can tell a lot about a person by looking at the phone they carry. You can also spot a parent’s phone especially a moms.Phones nowadays are more than just gadgets. They are an essential part of our lives. We always carry them and keep them close. Yes, I am guilty of giving my phone… Continue reading A Typical Mom’s Phone
Sex after a baby? Sex before kids is like a Romantic Blockbuster Movie. Let me narrate a typical script… A dashing man meets a beautiful woman. The man woos the woman with his charm while she plays hard to get. The ambience is beautiful with music, rose petals sprinkled all around, a candle lit dinner… Continue reading Sex Before Verses After A Baby!
Recently on the dinner table my son asked “Mom where do the sausages grow?”I am always quick to answer but this one made me pause. I had to decide how much truth I should tell my kids. So the conversation began, “Sausages are made with meat that animals give us.” I thought maybe this answer… Continue reading When you find Peppa on the dinner Plate!