Our penguin is a miracle baby. With a couple of miscarriages and bad health, I was surprised to find out about my pregnancy. It was unexpected. Before taking the home pregnancy test, I had the intuition about the upcoming result but I was scared. Maybe I didn’t have the courage to know the truth. But … Read more Eat, puke and repeat. My pregnancy journey – Part I
Title: Encounters Of A Fat Bride Author: Samah Genre: Indian, Fiction, Humour Publisher: Penguin Random House India 2017 Review: Encounters Of A Fat Bride is a light-hearted read. Madhurima ‘Madhu’ Pandey is the 25 years old over-weight protagonist. Just like an average Indian family, her family is eager to get her married. Soon the … Read more Book review – Encounters Of A Fat Bride
When you are trying alcohol for the first time. You feel dizzy, maybe nauseated and funny. People differ though. And when you end up trying all variations of alcohol, lots, the first time, at the same time. It’s chaos. The room of spinsters, all in their mid-thirties, Koel, Shona and Nats, define the chaos. Sheets … Read more I dare you, again!
Moving to new house uprooting all comfort and familiarity of an old home is hard. Moving with a toddler in tow makes it challenging yet interesting. Penguin, our son was just 18 months old when we had to relocate. So, thoughts of ordering movers and packers and lazing in soon-to-be packed couch never existed. We … Read more Moving with my toddler (under 2 years)
If you get a chance to talk to your past, what are you going to talk with the teen you. This letter to self takes to you meet teen me.
Morning walk is more than fresh air and Vitamin D.
Three decades of my life had been quite a thing. As I try to recollect my life, I had achieved a few childhood goals, made few great friends and have crawled back from dark abyss. So, have tasted sweet-sour-bitter moments. Born as a girl, I have seen my parents struggling for their daughters. They were … Read more Journey of life, so far.