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School Tales

I think the easiest part of parenting is the delivery. After that every step is a challenge. Did I do right? Did I react properly? Should I have done anything else? Darn! Why my child? etc etc…such questions keep plaguing … Continue reading

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Those Weekend Mornings

Dear R When you are 13 and get really bugged at me for waking you up at 10 in the morning, saying ‘Wake up, its already 10 and when do you plan to get up and have a hair bath’ … Continue reading

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If You Wont, Who Will?

┬áThe case of the 6 year old raped in a prestigious school in Bangalore, left me shaken.┬áVery badly. I have a 6 year old at home, and I cant imagine anyone doing anything to her. It just gives me goosebumps, … Continue reading

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The Train Ride Yesterday

Yesterday, when I boarded the train, I saw a mother and child sitting in the seat, with the mother giving a chocolate to the child. The child must be about 4 years old, he had an instrument attached from his … Continue reading

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22 Answers!!

And Someone give me another award for answering these :):) Shweta and Rubberpal both have been kind enough to bestow the Leibster Award to me :) I have already followed the rules to this award earlier, which includes thanks to … Continue reading

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Dear BMC/MMRDA/Mumbai Railways Authorities

Written in anguish on a wet morning in 2013, published after being stuck in traffic for the SAME amount of time, on a wet morning in 2014!!!! I am addressing this letter to all of you concerned with Mumbai and … Continue reading

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Meeting Them!

We tried and tried for an year to meet up. Something or the other came up. Until she came up with an ultimatum for me..and I was like yes yes yes..lets just meet up. ScribbleHappy is someone I have admired … Continue reading

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The Random Thoughts In The Mind Right Now

Maria Sharapova said in an interview, that she has no clue who Sachin Tendulkar is? So big deal. Let her not know Sachin. Isnt it enough, that we all and those who are actually calling themselves true Sachin fans, know … Continue reading

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Recipe: Chilly Paneer

TGND, this one is for you :) So this recipe is my mami’s special recipe. My youngest mami was born and brought up in Madras, but got married to Mama and came to Calcutta. She now speaks Bengali better than … Continue reading

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Randomness Returns

1. I am really praying for the rains. Dont be surprised. I still continue to hate the rains in Bombay, but seriously worried now. Water cuts, increase in prices, people suffering from unknown infections, everything is scaring me. Like I … Continue reading

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