I know this title may have surprised you. This is futuristic as my son is just 7 years old. But like many Indian parents (let me throw all of them under the bus…) I secretly wonder, unapologetically fantasize and sometimes embarrassingly discuss aloud his wedding (notwithstanding the rolling eyes look my husband shoots). I am… Read More My son’s wedding in 2040
“Marriage is a relationship in which one person is always right and the other is the husband!” Our husbands are often the target of a lot of jokes but they are useful to have around. Here are a few varieties that can be seen in the market. I, Me & myself – He is the quintessential… Read More 7 Different Kinds of Husbands
Dear mom, as you turn 61 (inverted, you are still sweet 16), I wanted to share a few things. I will always love you and admire the selfless way in which you do things for others, prioritize others over yourself and are always willing to step in when required. Mom, you are a true inspiration… Read More A letter to my mom on her birthday!
Where’s the perfect child in this world? Every mother has him or her Why waste time wondering whether someone else is better Enjoy their babbles, the mess on the floor silly games and scribbles on the walls Answer their whys and Let them play with numerous falls These will forever be unique As they create… Read More Where’s the perfect child in this world?
We had a secret that no one had discovered. Was it time for full disclosure? I was unsure how everyone would react? Would they say we gave into temptation? Would they call it lack of willpower? Could immaturity be an excuse? What example were we setting in front of our children? The story even had… Read More Our hidden secret!
Marriage is never easy and needs constant nurturing much like a seed that grows into a plant and then into a mighty tree. A decade of marital bliss is a significant milestone for us. Here is my A-Z of what worked and continues working as my husband and I navigate our next 10 years and… Read More A to Z of a happy marriage
Sometimes it’s not just enough to let love be around in a relationship but needs to be expressed explicitly. This expression can take the form of words or gestures. Here are some everyday things my husband does that makes me feel that he loves me and his love for me is only growing. · … Read More Little things my hubby does that show me he loves me
Remember the old joke, “My wife and I have the secret to making a marriage last. Two times a week, we go to a nice restaurant, a little wine, good food…..She goes Tuesdays; I go Fridays!” Well, wedding anniversaries, valentine’s days and birthdays are special days deserving a more than ordinary celebration. Here are a… Read More Special places to celebrate special days in Chennai
It was one of those rare days when I was craving for Maggi. I asked my 5 year old son whether he wanted some. There was excitement in his eyes. Of course he did! He was surprised that his Mamma was offering Maggi instead of healthier alternatives. Usually he had to try hard to convince… Read More Parenting is like cooking maggi