Tales of a reticent mum and her socially forthcoming daughter.

I’ve never been the one to approach strangers with a warm smile. Seldom been the first one to break any conversation. Eventually, termed myself as reticent. An introvert. While some seemed to be perturbed by this connotation, I was pretty comfortable in my skin 🙂 Eventually, found a man of few words. And aha it was two to tango! While it… Read More »

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Humans and Humanity do not belong together, anymore

I read about the news last night. Blame it on the “mobile generation”. I read it around 12:30 am when not much details were known. But the mere fact that one person like you and me was killed, sorry Lynched (its not just a word!) right outside his house instigated rage and unrest. I was scared. For everyone I… Read More »

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Being an Introvert ain’t a bad thing!

All the growing up years, I wasn’t a party animal. Was never the one surrounded by people, always. Ironically, I was mostly found on stage. I liked to be in public space. Do my jig and eventually roll back into my zone. Both, the excess and lack of public space bothered me. It actually fatigued me mentally. As I… Read More »

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Of my ‘Two’ sugar free years.

This post was long due. I’ve been out of action for a few months now and sadly this one just kept lingering as a draft. But this needs to be told. And so I am sitting on my laptop and pursuing this one 🙂 After I lost around 20 kilos post motherhood, people keep asking me how did I do it. They often smirk… Read More »

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What to eat before and after a Workout?

Okay, so you have started working out. But you don’t see significant improvement on the weighing scale? Don’t lose hope. It’s time you look back at what you eat. Working out regularly is only half of the battle won. How you fuel your body through the day is the significant other half. In order to see success in your… Read More »

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How to spot a great Pediatrician for your child?

It takes 9 months of pregnancy to bring out a mother in a women. In my previous post I talked about how the choice of your gynecologist affects you and your baby’s health. It is thus important to take an educated decision. But once you have a baby in your arms, a new search begins. This time, of a Pediatrician. 🙂… Read More »

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You Don’t need a Gym to get back to shape!

Let me start by breaking a myth today. You DON’T need a gym to get back in shape Click To Tweet Oh! don’t look aghast. It’s true 🙂 Post delivery, I lost 20 kilos without stepping in a gym. As a new mother, you don’t have the luxury of defining your own timetable. Things work only according to… Read More »

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Thank You, Mr Google!

We are the parents of the gadget era. We Google before turning up to the doctor. And as the doctor tells you the symptoms and course of treatment, you murmur, I know. You never undergo any training for motherhood. This is the only job in the world, where you learn on the field. Internet has made parenting easy.… Read More »

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What should you look for while choosing your Gynaecologist?

Pregnancy is a very special journey for the expectant parents. From the very start you want to choose the best for your baby. As soon as you come to know, you prefer to meet a doctor. Someone who can guide you through the nine months and ensure the best health of both of you. It is very important that this decision is… Read More »

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Fitness and Motherhood!

My theme for this year’s Blogging from A to Z April Challenge is A-Z of a Working Mother. Today, F is for Fitness and Motherhood! With more than 42 million overweight children around the world, childhood obesity is increasing worldwide. Our children are born in the gadgets era. When they see their parents glued to iphones and ipads throughout the… Read More »

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