My Resolutions as a Mother in 2015

As the new year drew close, the social media went abuzz with resolutions. My Facebook wall had series of them listed by my friends. When you’re a mother, you see each day as it comes! Who has the energy left to look ahead a year for resolutions! But this new year brought in some moments to rejoice. My birdie… Read More »

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5 pieces of parenting advice that I picked from my mother.

Unlike earlier times when we had so many people around to indulge our baby, most of us live in nuclear families today and we are on our own. With some initial support from our mother or mother in law, we eventually take all parenting responsibilities on our shoulders. Thanks to the internet, we find solace in the mothering… Read More »

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How to Eat More and Lose Weight.

If you spend a day with me, you will be baffled by how much I eat. I munch every three hours. Yet I claim a healthy weight loss! So good to be true? I am not kidding 🙂 Over the years, I have learnt that the mantra of loosing weight is eating right and eating often. Eating just… Read More »

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Why you should not rave about Haryana Sisters’ Episode.

The brave Haryana sisters. From the local bus where they thrashed their molesters, they’ve reached news rooms, dinner tables and newspapers. Pretty fast. They shall now be honoured at the coming republic day. I fail to understand the honour part. Why the honour? What they did was “heroic”? If you look from another angle you will be sad… Read More »

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How to introduce Food Discipline in Babies.

After your baby is 6 months old, both of you step into the world of solids. At the outset it feels exciting. Its not just the milk now. But as days pass by you sense a challenge. You start looking around at other children. Wonder when can your baby turn this chubby! The one question that pops your… Read More »

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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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