Covid-19 has caused havoc in everyone’s lives. There are many heartbreaking accounts online that leave you anxious. I have searched for covid-19 recovery stories that inspire and motivate but there aren’t many. The news channels and newspapers highlight the misery and loss which is part of their job but often the recovery stories go untold. … Continue reading How To Think Positive When You Test Positive!
Don’t Envy Your Friends!
Tell me if you have noticed- Scenario 1- You open your Facebook and read notifications-“Your friend X has tagged you and 40 other women for a challenge.Post a black and white picture and show that you support and encourage women. Women stand for women.!” You will find at least 40 enthusiastic women respond to this and… Continue reading Don’t Envy Your Friends!
Superheroes Watch Cartoons!
That’s the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up.”- Walt Disney Do you sit back and watch cartoons with your kids? Remember we used to love watching cartoons also but we outgrew them. I wonder why? Adults probably need cool graphics, larger than life experience to believe something which is actually so… Continue reading Superheroes Watch Cartoons!
We are tiny specks with big dreams on a blue planet!
When life gets too overwhelming or too underwhelming just read this and think... Why are we so busy? Why do we carry this invisible burden of expectations from people and ourselves? My father always says that “Whenever there is a problem you stop and think will it matter to me so much 5 years from now?… Continue reading We are tiny specks with big dreams on a blue planet!
Overwhelmed much? Life has changed and how. The New normal is not normal at all. Most days begin like a marathon trying to finish chores, work and kids school work. Weeks have gone by in a blur. There is so much going on and yet most things are not happening. Some days are good and… Continue reading Feeling Overwhelmed
Life’s Menu Card- Dine Well.
My version of Life's Menu card and a cheat sheet for adulting. There are no Free lunches in the world. We all have our versions so select carefully.We all get handed a menu card in life. Drinks are like hardwork, ambition and drive that keep the experience smooth. Childhood experiences are like appetizers that set… Continue reading Life’s Menu Card- Dine Well.
Dear Mommy to Be…. Don’t Worry
Dear Mommy to Be....A mother loves her child even before she gets to see the baby. She worries day and night hoping she is doing a good job. For first time moms, pregnancy is a new adventure that brings its share of worries.I know Covid-19 has not only got you worried but also spoiled some… Continue reading Dear Mommy to Be…. Don’t Worry
Life Lessons From Washing Utensils by Faujimom
While I scrubbed the kadai today I realized that we can learn something about life from the mundane chore of washing utensils. Humour me while I take you through this masterclass of dishwashing. Pearls of wisdom by Faujimom. Every bartan tells a story. You have to look closely. Those steel plates you bought while setting… Continue reading Life Lessons From Washing Utensils by Faujimom
Mom in a red swimsuit
'Being a woman should not be hard'- Faujimom Have you noticed how it's easier comparatively for men to just walk in their swimming trunks and enjoy a pool day and do cannon balls but a woman thinks a bit more. For the women who don't have the quintessential beach bodies we worry about our legs,… Continue reading Mom in a red swimsuit
All Moms Are Working, Some Don’t Get A Salary
'Being a Woman should not be hard'- Faujimom. "So, What do you do?" This question has haunted me for a long time ever since I became a mother. I have not worked formally with a firm for a while. When my kids were babies it was easy to just point at them and say, I… Continue reading All Moms Are Working, Some Don’t Get A Salary