Blogging has completely transformed the writing world. It has launched writing into a different league. Bloggers are churning out short pithy written pieces across social media in unique styles, each capturing a different yet topical theme. As someone wise told me, “It’s the recipes that you create yourself that are the best.” The bloggers all… Read More 5 different kinds of bloggers #MyFriendAlexa
Here a list of things our dear husbands often say. But don’t take them at face value since there’s always something more between the lines. Oh! it’s a chick flick, I’m not really interested Chick flick eh? I’ll pretend not to like it though I’m secretly hoping you will drag me along to watch it!… Read More What husbands say and what they actually mean!
Imagine a loud social Punjabi girl falling in love with a docile introverted Tamilian boy. This was the story of our marriage but it surprisingly didn’t have the “2 states” drama like Chetan Bhagat’s novel. The families readily agreed to the alliance and it was sealed with a lavish Punjabi wedding in Delhi. As they… Read More Delhi tadka on Chennai dosa
Women come in all shapes and sizes and categories. My bathing suit told me to go to the gym but my sweat pants said, “Nah girl, you are good”. Yet I am somewhere in between and still hit the gym. While working out, I looked around and observed the following kinds of women – Perfect 10 Girl –She will… Read More Different kinds of girls you meet at the gym
Our story is straight out of the Bollywood movies – “Chennai express” and “2 States” (though in the reverse). I am a Punjabi girl married to a Tamilian boy. However, unlike these movies, convincing our families was not a hard task and both sides readily agreed to go ahead with our alliance. The wedding preparations… Read More Punjabi Tamil cocktail
The alarm rang and I woke up from the bed like any other day. My eyes were half closed and my clothes felt a little loose. I thought to myself – Have I finally lost weight overnight? Has the miracle happened towards which I have been working all this while? I smiled to myself and… Read More The day I woke up as my 5 year old!
Children see, hear and experience the world just as we adults do. It would be fun to know what they are thinking. I imagine my 4 year old son would say something like this if he could verbalise all his thoughts…. Meet the parents! · When my parents make silly faces, I sometimes smile out… Read More World through the eyes of a toddler!
Soon after you share the “good news”, questions or advice start to pour from all quarters. Some of it is indeed helpful but most of it is downright intrusive and makes for good gossip. Here are some I received or heard during my nine month journey. Hope they bring a smile to your face. 1.… Read More Pregnancy laughs
This piece is going to be light and I hope it will be read in the same spirit. It is to bring a smile on the faces of first-time mommies who have entered a fresh phase of life and let the mommies with slightly older kids take a trip down memory lane. I would sincerely… Read More Funny things people say to first-time mommies