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Dear R2

I have reached this point when I am this close to snapping! Really! I am so so bugged with people judging me because your skin is bad! The doctor mentions atopic dermatitis and says we just need to keep moisturing … Continue reading

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Our Car Rides

Dear R Guess by now both you and I know that we will reach the daycare in one piece despite the fact that Amma is driving the car :) Remember the first time I decided that enough is enough and … Continue reading

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The Day This Metro Stopped

My Amma told me once that you realise the importance of something when you dont have it! Last week the Mumbai Metro had a shut down. Just because Mr.Murphy loves me a lot (he does man he does!) I had … Continue reading

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Updates of my Crazy Life!

R’s maturing and at times her questions, reasoning, tantrums and talks seem to flummox me big time. I am not cut out to be the mother of a growing kid, eh? ——— One of the biggest achievements I have to … Continue reading

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How I Failed Trying To Raise a Reader

I adore books. They are my favorite only next to food and sleep. When my daughter was born 7 years ago, I wanted to raise her to be a reader. You know someone who reads and reads and reads and … Continue reading

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Dear Brats

You have taken over my life completely. Appa and I have no time for each other. Really! And thats not a good thing. the only way we communicate with each other is via whatsapp! I wonder what couples did before … Continue reading

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Giving it Back to the Society

This blog has become a silent place. I have tons to write but no time to take the effort. Despite downloading the app on my phone, I dont seem to have the energy left to write. R and R2 keep … Continue reading

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