What do women want?

From times immemorial, we women have been butt of a lot of jokes. What women want, even Einstein cannot discover! Every time I feel puzzled. Are we so complex that whole universe is trying to find an answer? I bet not. “We are simplest of all dude! Why is it a herculean task for you to understand us?”… Read More »

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5 truths about Motherhood no one would admit!

My life has never been so meaningful! I always wanted to be a mother! We’ve got a purpose to live! That’s what a new parent should say, right? Gleaming with smiles, cuddling and caressing their kids. Boasting of how lovely parenthood is. Picture this. I want to break away from motherhood for a day! I wish I knew… Read More »

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I’m in the News!

After penning 29 posts, I got the opportunity to mark this 30 th post with some great news. Recently, I got interviewed by the Smart Indian Women folks. Initially it made me nervous. Now when I look back and read what I said, I am glad it happened! You can read the full excerpt of the interview where… Read More »

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Weight Loss : Keep it Simple, Silly!

WEIGHT LOSS – Overrated, over hyped and over advised subject. Oh! So, you decide to finally shed those pounds. What’s next? Expensive gym memberships. Diets. Protein shakes. Abstinence from your favorite food. The list is longer than this. For those who are wondering, why is she talking about it anyway!? I’d always been on the healthy side. My love for fitness developed two years… Read More »

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Pumping Moms – Breast Pumps

Welcome to the next instalment in the pumping Moms series. Incase you missed the earlier one, read here. So once you decide to be a pumping mother, how to go about it? Once you decide to pump and feed you would need the following equipments in place : 1. A breast pump. 2.  Storage containers. 3. Bottles 4. Sterilizer 5.… Read More »

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7 Signs You’re a Mother!

A Mother is born when a baby comes into this world. So yeah, you’re  a mother when you have a baby! But there are moments when you smile at what you just did. And say – cause I am a mother ! So what are those “signs” that remind you being a mother? Read on. 1. Your clothes disclose… Read More »

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Ice Ice Baby!

From making headlines in the newspapers, trending on twitter.. the news slowly crept onto my facebook wall! And I thought – Gosh! Its approaching! The famous #IceBucketChallenge. I have love hate relationship with this, so far. I love the expressions that people give when the ice water splashes and numbs them. But I hate the water that is… Read More »

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Pumping MOMs.

Mom1 : Cute baby! How old is she? Mom2 : Thanks, she is 4 months. Mom1 : Oh great! What do you give her? Mom2 : I bottle feed her. Mom1 : Oh, so you give her formula milk. Mom2 : No , She takes breast milk BUT through a bottle. Cause I am a Pumping Mom!  … Read More »

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Oops! You are not the salesman!

Super Market, a wife busy buying groceries. Looks around for tea leaves but cannot spot. Turns around and looks at a man standing few steps apart and blurts -“Bhaiya, tea leaves kahan hain? (Where are the tea leaves kept?)”  The man stares and says “I don’t know and disappears in a jiffy!”

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I am not a toy, I am a girl.

Another rape, another girl, another beast, another new story making headlines. But this time the another girl is not even a girl. She is a tiny 6 year old! The times when Rape is the biggest challenge to Indian society, how would you explain the psychology of raping a 6 year old? I am a mother to a tiny… Read More »

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