#ColgateMagicalStories: Mission To Save the Space

When I first read about the Colgate Magical Stories weave a story challenge through BlogAdda it was like taking a route down memory lane, when my mother taught me about the whole universe & how it’s up there above our heads and we are part of this huge unknown vastness of Galaxy, Milky-ways, Planets, etc. My …

Exams & Coping Mothers

Exams & Mother’s Stress is directly proportionate… when I flashback my memories I can still see the palpable stress on my mom’s face, but today I can just smile and tell her; “Hey! mom, see I have made it through”…. The time has shifted it’s course, today I am a Mother and braving the exams …

Five Lessons I Learned As A Mom

  When motherhood knocked at my door, I wasn’t ready for this new role…. Contemplating many ‘WHATs‘& ‘HOWs‘ I finally took up this challenge with a confused state of mind. Slowly and steadily the new developments got sync in my system – I am going to be a Mother! As exciting the thought was; same …

Long queues….Bye Bye!! #MondayMommyMoments

Shopping is happiness, Shopping is divine, Shopping is the best stress buster, Let’s go SHOPPING! is my all time favorite line… It gave me immense pleasure (yes! Pleasure) when I used to planned my shopping list; Shoes, Dresses, Accessories, Cosmetics, Bags, Perfumes and more…. Oh! one can never get bored. Go alone or with a buddy, retail …

State of Mind: Confused!

“Mom Uncle doesn’t love me anymore; he never picks me up or let me piggy back…” As a mother of a growing girl, I am usually on the receiving end of mindless questions and many funny accusations, but this statement set me back to analyse what could be the probable cause of this sudden outburst of …

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Daddy’s Day In – A Funny Tale of My Favorite Two

‘My daddy coolest! – Know about this cute tale of Father-Child Relationship’ What happens when Daddy plays MOM for a Day – Dad; someone who brings hopes of independence from Mom’s jail,  When mom is angry and whining fire, dad is the rescuer with a happy face.  He gets her the awesome gifts and is …

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Blame it on me – A Mother’s Heart

Blame it on the Mother! I was just 10 when my school rickshaw driver told me to come with him. He said – ‘I know a secret garden behind the mosque.’ Wow, secret!!! Yes! Secret. Nobody knows about it, and hush don’t tell it to anyone. Otherwise, the ‘pari‘ (angel) will fly away. NO way! …

It’s same as common cold, but just stays for 5 days!!

​ Shantini was in the middle of her phone conversation when she saw her 13 years old daughter Sumedha playfully fiddling with a tampons packet. The same packet store waala has just delivered very promptly by wrapping it first in a newspaper and then in a brown bag (as if its a weapon of mass destruction being …

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Tell your Daughter not to Trouble my Son!!

Daughters take the brunt of being scapegoat, but I ask WHY? Kimi was just 15 year of age when her dad received a call on the landline; it was a normal evening routine – dad came back from office and she was chattering around him as usual, talking senseless about school and friends. When he went …

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Information Overload – Parental Guidance

‘It is not Information Overload; It’s filter failure’ – Clay Shirky Daughter came to me with a sheepish smile and asked timidly- “Mom where do kids come from?” Well I know most of us have faced the same situation when kids ask such questions, even after been told a million times. She is grown up, …